Please review the following recall below, check your inventory for affected products, and take necessary action.
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Tama Corp. of Doral, FL, is recalling its 24-ounce packages of “Cachapas de Maiz Paisa” because they contain undeclared wheat, soy and Yellow #5. People who have allergies to any of these run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled “Cachapas de Maiz Paisa” were distributed nationwide, in retail stores.
The product is packaged in a 24-ounce, clear plastic package.
Recalled lot numbers are: 31082301, 07092301, 06092301, 05092301, 04092301, 29082301, 30082301, 28082301, 31072301, 01082301, 02082301, 03082301, 08082301, 09082301, 10082301, 14082301, 15082301, 16082301, 17082301, 21082301, 22082301, 23082301, 24072301, 25072301, 26072301, 31072301, 28082301, 21072301, 27072301, 17082301, 14082301, 20072301, 21072301, 26072301, 07082301, 08062301, 30082301, 24082301, 12072301.
Lot codes can be found on the bottom right corner of the package, next to the Best if Used by Date. Product UPC: 838795000109.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered during an inspection that the allergens-containing product was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of them, due to a labeling error.
Consumers with questions may contact the company at 305-592-1717 Monday to Friday, from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST.