Mars Chocolate Announces Voluntary Recall: COMBOS

We have received notification that Mars Chocolate – North America has announced a voluntary recall on certain varieties and limited dates of COMBOS® Cheddar Cheese Pretzel, COMBOS® Cheddar Cheese Cracker, COMBOS® Pizzeria Pretzel, COMBOS® Sweet and Salt Caramel Pretzel, COMBOS® Pepperoni Cracker, and COMBOS® Buffalo Pretzel. This recall has been initiated after discovering the supplier, Grain Craft, recalled certain lots of wheat flower that has potential to contain low levels of peanut residue. Although no peanut residue has been detected in this product, the above brand products may have been produced using the recalled flour.

While consumers with severe peanut allergies should avoid the recalled products, the FDA has stated that the amount of peanut exposure from the flour is low and not expected to cause adverse health effects in the vast majority of peanut allergic consumers. To date, Mars Chocolate, has received NO reports of illness related to the products covered by this recall. No other Mars products are impacted by this recall.

The affected COMBOS® products have a “best before” date ranging from March, 2017 – April, 2017 on the back of the package. As a precaution, the following items that CBW has in our inventory are being recalled:

If you have any of the above items, please follow the below instructions:

• Locate and remove product from your inventory.
• Complete the Affidavit of Destruction (found below) and return to CBW, fax#717-285-8008 or 888-480-8143.
• Once we receive the signed affidavit, we will enter the return and provide you with a reference number for your credit.

If you are unable to fax or scan the signed affidavit, please contact your Sales Rep or Customer Service. Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us.

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