TreeHouse Mac & Cheese Recalled For Health Risk
TreeHouse Foods Announces Voluntary Product Recall Due to Possible Health Risk
TreeHouse Foods, Inc. (NYSE: THS) announced a voluntary recall of certain macaroni and cheese cup products containing cheddar cheese seasoning which may be contaminated with Salmonella.
This follows notification from our supplier that the milk powder used in the seasoning has the potential for Salmonella contamination.
Salmonella is a bacterium that can cause diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps. Most individuals recover without treatment. In some cases, diarrhea may be so severe that the patient needs to be hospitalized. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness.
Product was distributed nationwide through retail stores. The following products are affected by this recall:
|Description||UPC||Best By Date|
|Big Win Original Macaroni & Cheese Dinner||001182258403||10/25/2017|
|Cheese Club Express Mac Macaroni & Cheese
|Great Value Macaroni & Cheese Original Cups||007874208249||10/22/2017
No illnesses have been reported to date.
Consumers who have purchased any of the above products are urged to dispose of or return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with any questions may call 1.800.756.5781, Monday-Friday, 7:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (CST).
TreeHouse Foods, Inc. is a manufacturer of packaged foods and beverages with more than 50 manufacturing facilities across the United States, Canada and Italy that focuses primarily on private label products for both retail grocery and food away from home customers.