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Product Safety Notices & Recalls

At Big Y, our goal is to exceed our customers' evolving expectations by constantly seeking better ways to create and deliver world class service and value. This makes food safety a priority for us. We maintain the highest standards of performance in all areas of our Big Y Locations especially when it comes to the well-being of our community.

Recall: a situation in which exposure will, may, or may not cause adverse health consequences. Detail of the recalled product consequences is listed within each posted product recall.

Impossible Chicken Nuggets & Wild Nuggies Recall

March 17, 2023


Impossible Foods is recalling a small number of two varieties of Impossible chicken nuggets due to the possibility that the product may contain small pieces of wood.  There is a potential risk of choking or physical injury to the soft tissue of the mouth or gastrointestinal tract of a consumer using the product who may not see the foreign material.

No illnesses or injuries have been reported at this time.

Upon returning the product to your local Big Y or with the proof of purchase (if the product was discarded), you will receive a full refund.

The following products are sold at Big Y:  

Product Name  UPC Size Sell-by Date
Impossible Wild Nuggies 8-16697-02039 13.5 oz  02/14/24
Impossible Chicken Nuggets 8-16697-02114 13.5 oz  1/18/24, 1/19/24, 1/20/24, 1/28/24, 2/4/24, 2/12/24


Consumers with questions may contact Impossible Foods at 650-208-8248.

More Resources:

Recalls Background and Definitions | FDA 

Both FSIS and FDA offer free recall email notifications. By clicking on the links on the FSIS and FDA recall pages, you can sign up for email notifications of all recalls. All you need is a valid email address.

Recalls.gov - Your Online Resource for Recalls - http://www.recalls.gov/

FDA's Recalls, Market Withdrawals and Safety Alerts Page - http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/default.htm

USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service Current Recalls and Alerts - http://www.fsis.usda.gov/Fsis_Recalls/Open_Federal_Cases/index.asp