A voluntary recall has been issued for 44oz Market Pantry White Fudge Animal Cookies sold at Target stores nationwide because they may contain metal, according to the FDA.
The recall was initiated when metal (wire) was found inside a portion of the cookies. Foodborne foreign objects that are hard, sharp, and large are more likely to cause serious injury or dental injury. Foodborne foreign objects that are flexible, not sharp, and smaller in length are more like to cause minor injuries such a transient choking or small lacerations in the gastrointestinal system.
The product comes in a clear plastic jug formed to a bear shape.
The recall affects only the following Best By Date, Lot Numbers, and time stamps, printed on the back side of the bear jug on the product label, below the nutritional panel.
|Best By Date||Jug Lot Numbers||Case Lot Number||Time Stamp||UPC code|
|21FEB2023||Y052722||Y052722||From 15:00 to 23:00||085239817698|
Consumers who have purchased the recalled product are urged to stop consuming the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Co., Inc. at 888-480-1988, Mon-Fri, 8am to 5pm EST.