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RECALL: Utz Barbeque Potato Chips due to undeclared allergen

Posted July 16, 2018 5:04 p.m. EDT
Updated July 16, 2018 9:16 p.m. EDT

Utz Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips have been recalled due to an undeclared soy allergen. Those allergic or sensitive to soy run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction.

The specific recalled chips include:

* Utz 2.875 oz. Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips, UPC 0-41780-00153-5, Expiration dates from October 6 - 20.

* Utz 7.5 oz. Carolina Style Barbeque Potato Chips, UPC 0-41780-00049-1, Expiration dates from August 18 - October 27.

According to the recall notice, the recalled products were distributed to retail outlets in the following states: AL, AR, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WV.

Consumers who purchased the recalled product may return it to the store where it was purchased for a full refund or exchange, or they may simply discard it.

For further information please contact the Customer Care Team: Email: customerservice@utzsnacks.com or, call 1-800-367-7629 Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Time

See all the details at fda.gov.