ST. LOUIS, 2017-Aug-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Schnucks Bakery, a St. Louis, Mo. establishment, is issuing an allergy alert on 13 German Chocolate Cakes labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow” that contain pecans that are not listed on the ingredient label. Those with an allergy or severe sensitivity to pecans run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
The cakes are approximately one pound in weight, packaged in small plastic cake domes and were sold in 12 Schnucks retail stores in Missouri, Illinois and Indiana. Please see below for a complete list of affected stores.
Customers are urged to check for:
German Chocolate Cake Labeled as “Schnucks Bakery Deluxe Petite Cake Chocolate Iced Yellow”
UPC: 41318 31168
Sell By Date: 8/12/17 – 8/14/17
The mislabeling was brought to the company’s attention by an employee. There have been no reports of illness associated with consumption of this product to date.
Schnucks Customers who purchased the affected product from Schnucks Bakery departments are encouraged to return it to their store of purchase for a full refund. Those with questions regarding the recall should contact the Schnucks Consumer Affairs department at 314-994-4400, Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. CDT. Media with questions can contact Paul Simon, Schnucks senior communications specialist, at 314-994-4603.
Schnucks stores affected by this recall:
Des Peres 12332 Manchester Road Des Peres, MO 63131
Overland 9074 Overland Plaza Overland, MO 63114
Grandview 74 Grandview Plaza Florissant, MO 63033
Arsenal 5055 Arsenal St. Louis, MO 63139
Butler Hill 4333 Butler Hill Road St. Louis, MO 63128
Granite City 3100 Madison Ave. Granite City, IL 62040
Belleville West 5720 North Belt West Belleville, IL 62226
Edwardsville 2222 Troy Road Edwardsville, IL 62025
Cherry Valley 2206 Barnes Blvd. Cherry Valley, IL 61112
DeKalb 975 South Annie Glidden Road DeKalb, IL 60115
Lawndale 5000 Washington Ave. Evansville, IN 47715
Newburgh 8301 Bell Oaks Drive Newburgh, IN 47630