St. Louis, September 6, 2011 - In response to a voluntary product recall by Quaker Oats, Dierbergs Markets has removed the following product from its shelves because it contains an undeclared milk allergen:
Quaker Chewy Smashbar Graham Pretzel Snack Bars, 8 ct.
Best Before Dates: Best Oct 29 11 RB, Oct 30 11 MM, Oct 30 11 RB, Nov 22 11 RB, Nov 23 11 RB, Nov 24 11 RB, Nov 27 11 RB, Dec 22 11 RB, Dec 22 11 MM, Dec 23 11 RB, Dec 23 11 MM, Dec 24 11 RB and Dec 24 11 MM
Consumers who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk products run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. This recall was initiated after it was discovered that the “may contain milk” disclaimer the product required was not included on the package. One allergic reaction has been reported to date in association with this product, and the individual was treated immediately.
Customers may return the affected product to any Dierbergs for a full refund.
Consumers may also contact Quaker by calling the toll-free hotline at 800-856-5781.