Great Grains Protein Blend – Honey, Oats & Seeds cereal sold at Walmart Recalled

Posted on June 8, 2016 by


The following recall has been posted on the Walmart website. Product sold at select Walmart stores.


Post Consumer Brands is  recalling a limited quantity of its Great Grains Protein Blend – Honey, Oats & Seeds cereal because it contains sunflower seeds that have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The sunflower seeds were obtained from a supplier, SunOpta, which recalled its ingredient.

No illnesses have been reported to date, but Post Consumer Brands is recalling the products out of an abundance of caution.

The recalled items were sold in packaging similar to the image distributed with this press release and can be identified by a “Best when used by” code printed on the top of the box. Only the following codes are affected by this recall:

  • AUG1416
  • AUG1516
  • AUG1616
  • AUG1716
  • NOV0916
  • NOV1016
  • NOV1116
  • NOV1216
  • FEB1817
  • FEB1917

Recalled products were distributed to customers throughout the United States and sold through retail stores nationwide. No other Post products are affected by this action.

Consumers should not consume these products. Products may be returned to the point of purchase for a refund or discarded. Consumers seeking information can visit the website, or contact the company at 1-800-431-7678 Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Eastern time.

Consumers should contact: Post Consumer Affairs, 800-431-7678,

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