There is an undeclared crab allergen in the recalled product. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to crab run the risk of suffering serious or life-threatening reactions if they consume this product. No illnesses have been reported to date.
The recall includes the following product:
Wegmans branded refrigerated New England Clam Chowder 16oz retail cup UPC 77890 27864 with a Use By date of 01/08,2014 and a lot code of 10313-8J
The use by date and lot code are on the bottom of the cup with the lot number directly below it.
Use By: 01/08/2014
The New England Clam Chowder ingredient statement does not declare the allergen crab. No other products or date codes are affected by this recall.
83 Wegmans stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, and Massachusetts.
What To Do:
Return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers who have health-related concerns should contact their physician. For more information, call Blount Fine Foods at (800) 274-2526.
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