EAST HANOVER, NJ - A voluntary recall of Ritz Cheese Cracker Sandwiches Family Size has been announced due to undeclared peanut on outer packaging,said Mondelez Global LLC in a press release.
The company stated that the recalled was initiated because the outer packaging indicates that the product contains the cheese variety pack, while the individually wrapped product indicates it is the peanut butter variety pack.
The inner package contains 16, 1.35oz. individually-wrapped six-cracker sandwiches that are properly labeled as RITZ Peanut Butter Cracker Sandwiches and declare peanut as an ingredient, they said in the release. However, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanut may risk serious or life- threatening allergic reactions by consuming this product.
The product being recalled have the following information:
RITZ Cheese Cracker Sandwiches Family Size (21.6 oz. carton), UPC 0 44000 03826 7; Best When Used by Dates of 18SEP20,20SEP20,28SEP20,29SEP20,30SEP20,01OCT20,02OCT20 (found on left side of carton)
The company stated that there have been no reports of illness to date and no other Ritz products are included in this recall.
Consumers who have this product should discard any product they may have. Consumers can contact the company at 1-844-366-1171, 24 hours a day to get more information about the recall, and Consumer Relations specialists are available Monday-Friday, 9am to 6pm EST.