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Armour-Eckrich Announces Voluntary Recall of Armour® Snackmakers Keebler Animal Crackers

LISLE, Ill., June 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Armour-Eckrich Meats LLC today announced that it is voluntarily recalling Armour® Snackmakers Keebler Animal Crackers because they contain animal cracker cookies with undeclared peanut residue.



While consumers with severe peanut allergies should avoid the recalled products, the FDA has stated that the amount of peanut exposure from the flour is low and not expected to cause adverse health effects in the vast majority of peanut allergic consumers. The company has received no reports of related illness to date and is taking this action out of an abundance of caution.

HOW TO IDENTIFY THE RECALLED PRODUCT

The following product was distributed nationwide:

Description (Retail)UPC
Code
SizeSell By Date

Armour® Snackmakers Keebler Animal Crackers

27815
00240
2.7 oz 07/29/16 - 8/30/16 (located on the side of the package)

No other Armour® Snackmakers products are impacted by this recall. Armour® is asking that people who purchased affected product discard it and contact the company for a full refund. Consumers can call 1-877-933-4625, Monday through Friday, 7:30 am until 6:00 pm Eastern Time.

About Armour
With America's favorite frozen meatballs, LunchMakers® portable meal kits, and pepperoni products, Armour® is proud to be a trusted brand that provides convenient, delicious and affordable meal options for smart, sensible families since 1867.

Consumer contact: 1-877-933-4625 Media contact: Kathleen Kirkham 757-365-1965

Source:Smithfield Foods