Navigation Links
Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products Recalls Food Lion Bake Shop Peanut Butter Cookies Nationwide Because of Possible Health Risk
Date:1/18/2009

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products, Inc. announced that it has taken the precautionary measure of voluntarily recalling its Food Lion Bake Shop brand PEANUT BUTTER COOKIES because the cookies have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled cookies contain peanut butter supplied by Peanut Corporation of America which is the subject of an investigation concerning recent Salmonella outbreaks. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the recalled cookies. No other type of Food Lion brand cookies are being recalled.

The recalled peanut butter cookies are distributed nationally under the Food Lion cookie brand Bake Shop. The Bake Shop peanut butter cookies are sold in 12 count clear plastic clamshell containers in the in-store bakery sections of Food Lion grocery stores. The products will have a lot code of 9200 or less.

Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. For more information on Salmonella, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Website at http://www.cdc.gov.

The FDA and other regulatory agencies have indicated that Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) is the focus of their investigation concerning a recent Salmonella outbreak thought to be caused by tainted peanut butter. PCA supplied Ralcorp Frozen Bakery Products with the peanut butter it used in the recalled cookies, prompting the voluntary recall.

Consumers who have purchased any products covered by this recall are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions or concerns about the recall may call the toll-free hotline at 1-888-421-4699. Consumers with questions or concerns about their health should contact their doctor.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Ralcorp
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Skinny Dippers(TM), First Zero-Calorie Frozen Dessert, Earns Widespread Retail, Online Distribution
2. Frozen Egg Bank Launches New Donor Web Site that Helps Prospective Parents Start a Family
3. Lifeway Foods Launches Starfruit, New Kefir Boutique Cafe Selling Frozen Kefir & Kefir Smoothies
4. Smart Balance(R) Named MVP in Refrigerated & Frozen Foods Retailer Product Lineup
5. Latest Salvo Fired in Frozen Yogurt Wars as Southern Californias Fastest-Growing Franchise - Cefiore - Launches New Chocolate Flavor
6. Salmonella Outbreak Traced to Banquet and Store Brand Frozen Pot Pies
7. Photos: Bring Back the Bread in Your Diet With Arnold(R) Select(TM) Sandwich Thins(TM) and Bakery Light(TM) Breads
8. Healthy Diabetic Bakery Products Launched Nationally
9. FDA Warns Consumers Not to Eat Peanut Butter Products
10. Kellogg Recalls 16 Products as Salmonella Probe Widens
11. 85 Percent of Hospitals Select CCHIT Certified Products
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/14/2019)... ... 2019 , ... Today, consumers are taking a harder look at what goes ... emotions and energy levels. The trick is finding food and beverages that are delicious ... founder Chris Harper created Chase – a delicious, guilt free cocktail mixer ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... ... Cryotherapy has recently been the target of negative press due to the ... Brown’s injury was not due to cryotherapy, but due to a failure to use ... the Dallas Cowboys, the Washington Redskins, the Denver Broncos and many more, are stepping ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... August 12, 2019 , ... Ziegler, a specialty ... 2019A&B Bonds for Lesley University, which is currently rated A-/Stable through S&P. Issued ... be used primarily to refund the outstanding debt on the Series 2011 bonds, ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... August 12, 2019 , ... Israeli medical ... significant therapeutic benefits in the use of floristry as treatment for fibromyalgia. ... a total of 61 female fibromyalgia patients participating in a 12-week floral design ...
(Date:8/9/2019)... ... , ... Advanced Clinical, a clinical research services organization, is ... pharmaceutical market with the recent opening of a new, centrally located office in ... thorough coverage of Western Europe. Access to an extensive network of Key Opinion ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/14/2019)... , ... August 14, 2019 , ... ... continuing its research and development of its drug platform GVT (Monosodium Luminol), created ... and Parkinson’s disease among others. Overwhelming data from multiple animal studies have proven ...
(Date:8/14/2019)... ... August 13, 2019 , ... A recent ... ovary syndrome (PCOS), one of the leading causes of infertility in ... the new study also provides the first genetic evidence of a causal link ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... August 12, 2019 , ... The National Association of Chronic ... Tools , which explores how technology and innovation partners can increase the effectiveness ... of Program Relations, the series dives deep with vetted, private-industry companies — from ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: