Product Safety Notices & Recalls
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Blendtopia Frozen Smoothie Products Recall
February 11, 2020
Blendtopia Products, LLC is recalling 29,078 cases of 7 ounce frozen Blendtopia brand Superfood Smoothie Kits because of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
Listeria monocytogenes is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria monocytogenes infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Product was distributed nationwide and is sold at select retailers and through online sales.
The company discovered the issue through its quality control processes. The issue is believed to be isolated to a supplied ingredient. The products are being recalled as a precaution, with the health and safety of consumers as top priority and in full cooperation with the FDA. There have been no reports of sickness or illness to date associated with any consumption of products related to this recall.
Consumers who have affected products listed below should not consume them and discard them immediately or return them to the place of purchase.
|Product Name||UPC||Size||Best if Enjoyed by Date|
|Blendtopia Detox Superfood Smoothie Kits||6837200021||7oz||July 2021, Oct 2021, Nov 2021|
|Blendtopia Strength Superfood Smoothie Kits||6837200023||7oz||July 2021, Oct 2021, Nov 2021|
Consumers with questions should contact the company at: 1-844-260-8181 Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm MT or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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