Pepperidge Farm, the makers of Goldfish crackers, just announced a voluntary recall of 3.3 million Goldfish units to due to possible salmonella contamination.
Pepperidge Farm’s stated:
“Pepperidge Farm has been notified by one of its ingredient suppliers that whey powder in a seasoning that is applied to four varieties of crackers has been the subject of a recall by the whey powder manufacturer due to the potential presence of Salmonella.”
The recall includes four flavors of GoldFish crackers:
– Flavor Blasted® Xtra Cheddar
– Flavor Blasted® Sour Cream & Onion
– Goldfish® Baked with Whole Grain Xtra Cheddar
– Goldfish® Mix Xtra Cheddar + Pretzel
The company stated: “Consumers who have purchased these products should not eat them. Recalled products should be discarded or may be returned to the place of purchase for a full refund.”
Pepperidge Farm also stated that you can apply for a reimbursement if your product matches product codes and sell by dates by using this form.
For up-to-date information, including product codes, please visit this page.
Ritz Crackers are also experiencing a recall as well as Swiss Rolls and Honey Smacks Cereal.
Here’s Pepperidge Farm’s original twitter statement:
Please take a moment to read this important message regarding four varieties of Goldfish crackers and our voluntary recall decision. For more information visit: https://t.co/Z3NHVJ2k65 pic.twitter.com/tmYvbgAU1I
— Pepperidge Farm (@PepperidgeFarm) July 23, 2018