Wegmans Recalls Gluten Free Baking Products - Chocolate Cake Mix, Food You Feel Good About Gluten Free Honey Cornbread Mix, and
Posted Oct 31 2012 5:55pm
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Contact Consumer: 1-800-WEGMANS (934-6267)
Media: Jeanne Colleluori Communications and Media Specialist 585-720-5750
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - October 30, 2012 - ROCHESTER, NY - Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is voluntarily recalling all code dates of Wegmans Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Mix, 15.3 oz. (UPC 77890-2833 – Code dates from 30Oct2013 to 11Apr2014), Wegmans Food You Feel Good About Gluten Free Honey Cornbread Mix, 16 oz. (UPC 77890-30343 – Code dates from 28Mar2014 to 16Apr2014), and Wegmans Food You Feel Good About All Purpose Baking Mix, 16oz (UPC 77890-30341 – Code dates from 27Mar2014 to 18Dec2014) because the products may contain undeclared soy.
People who have an allergy to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they consume this product.
Wegmans began offering the Chocolate Cake Mix for sale in May 2012 and the Cornbread Mix and All Purpose Baking Mix in September 2012 at its 80 retail stores in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, and Massachusetts.
The recall was initiated by Wegmans following allergen testing for soy. No illnesses have been reported as a result of this recall.
Concerned customers should return the product to Wegmans service desk for a full refund. Wegmans customers with questions or concerns should contact the consumer affairs department at 1-800-WEGMANS (934-6267), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST.
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is an 81-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Massachusetts. The family-owned company, founded in 1916, is recognized as an industry leader and innovator. Wegmans has been named one of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ by FORTUNE magazine for fifteen consecutive years. In 2012, Wegmans ranked #4 on the list.