Kellogg Recalls Honey Smacks Cereal
You may have to change up your breakfast routine after a nationwide Kellogg cereal recall.
Kellogg has voluntarily recalled all 15.3 oz and 23 oz packages of Honey Smacks cereal due to the potential presence of Salmonella.
No other Kellogg products are impacted by this recall
Both recalled packages of cereal have Best If Used By dates of June 14, 2018 through June 14, 2019. The 15.0 oz boxes have the UPC code 3800039103 and the 23 oz boxes have the UPC code 3800014810.
Kellogg adds that no other products are impacted by this recall and that they have launched an investigation with the third-party manufacturer who produces Honey Smacks cereal.
The recall was issued after the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) contacted Kellogg about 75 reported illnesses.
The health risks of Salmonella includes diarrhea, fever, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. It can be fatal in the very young, frail or elderly as well as those with weakened immune systems.
Anyone with affected boxes of cereal will want to discard any remaining product and contact Kellogg for a full refund.
Those with further concerns about the Honey Smacks cereal recall can contact Kellogg at kelloggs.com/honeysmacksrecall or by calling 1-800-962-1413 from Monday – Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET as well as Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET.