SoFit products recalled for Listeria

Posted on June 10, 2016 by

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The Hershey Company has issued a recall of three products sold under the SoFit brand after a supplier who provides sunflower seeds for the products expanded its recall on June 1.

The supplier SunOpta issued a recall after discovering that it produced sunflower seeds that may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

There have been no reports of illness.

The recalled SoFit products include a sunflower seed item as well as an almond and a pumpkin seed item produced on the same manufacturing equipment.

The recalled SoFit products are:

  • SoFit Protein Plus Sunflower Seeds Sea Salt with the following date codes: 72H, 72J, 79P, 82F, 82G, 82K, 82L
  • SoFit Protein Plus Pumpkin Seeds Sesame Garlic with the following date codes: 73B, 73C, 81P, 81R
  • SoFit Protein Plus Almonds Jalapeno Garlic with the following date codes: 72R, 73A, 79R, 82C, 82D

No other Hershey products or products sold under the Sofit brand are affected.

Consumers who have purchased any of the above products should not consume the products and are urged to destroy them.

This recall is being conducted with the knowledge and cooperation of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Consumers with questions may contact Hershey Relations directly through www.askhershey.com or by calling 1-800-468-1714.

Product Photos

  • Front label, SoFit Protein Plus Sunflower Seeds Sea Salt
  • Back label, SoFit Protein Plus Sunflower Seeds Sea Salt
  • Front label, SoFit Protein Plus Pumpkin Seeds Sesame Garlic
  • Back label, SoFit Protein Plus Pumpkin Seeds Sesame Garlic
  • Front Label, SoFit Protein Plus Almonds Jalapeno Garlic
  • Back label, SoFit Protein Plus Almonds Jalapeno Garlic

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