Marich Confectionery Participates In Voluntary Nationwide Peanut Product Recall

February 20, 2009

Marich Confectionery is voluntarily recalling the products listed below because they could potentially be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections, particularly in young children, the elderly, and persons with weakened immune systems.

The products being recalled are:

Product UPC Lot Codes
Milk Chocolate Peanuts (10lb, BULK) 797817-0930-1 LOT CODES ending in 071, 072, 081 & 082
Milk Chocolate Peanuts (8oz Bags) 797817-08930-3 LOT CODES ending in 071, 072, 081 & 082
Chocolate Peanut Butter Toffee (10lb, BULK) 797817-00763-5 141071, 255071, 274071, 309071, 063081, 063082, 064081, 064082, 067081, 067082
Chocolate Peanut Butter Toffee (8oz Bags) 797817-08763-7 LOT CODES ending in 071, 072, 081 & 082

Marich Confectionery has not received any complaints of consumer illnesses associated with these products.

For more information please call contact Marich at 1-800-624-7055 or visit the FDA website.