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Nestle recalls tons of DiGiorno pizza over allergen complaint

The frozen pizza model famed for the “It’s not delivery —  it’s DiGiorno” slogan is now the topic of an enormous nationwide recall.

Nestle issued the alert for practically 14 tons of frozen DiGiorno Crispy Pan Crust pepperoni pizza following experiences that it contained undeclared soy protein, a identified allergen.

“FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ freezers,” US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Sunday. “Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them.”

The mislabelling mishap first got here to gentle after a buyer knowledgeable the Swiss snack big that containers labelled pepperoni pizza truly contained three meat pizza, which harbors allergenic textured soy protein. These mislabelled merchandise had been reportedly shipped to retail areas and distribution facilities nationwide.

A involved buyer had knowledgeable Nestle that containers labelled pepperoni pizza truly contained three meat pizza, which harbors allergenic textured soy protein.
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FSIS experiences that the pizza merchandise in question had been produced on June 30, 2021 with an expiration date of March of 2022. The are denoted by the USDA mark of inspections sticker, which bears institution quantity “EST. 1682A,” the code for Nation Pizza Products Limited — a subsidiary of Nestle USA.

Upon discovering one of the improperly-labelled pies, clients are urged to both throw the merchandise away or return it to the place of buy.

Thankfully, the watchdog hasn’t confirmed any experiences of allergic reactions following consumption of any tainted pizza.

Questions in regards to the dough-tal recall must be directed to Bonita Cleveland, Consumer Services Manager at Nestle USA, at 800-681-1676 or [email protected]

The improperly-labelled pies are denoted by the USDA mark of inspections sticker, which bears establishment number “EST. 1682A,
The improperly-labelled pies are denoted by the USDA mark of inspections sticker, which bears institution quantity “EST. 1682A,” the code for Nation Pizza Products Limited — a subsidiary of Nestle.
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