This is a new recall which you need to know about. Recently, Mars Company had a product incorrectly labeled. Somehow, Peanut Butter M&Ms ended up in Plain M&M packages. However, the inside package is correctly labelled with the ingredients an allergy information.
Since many are allergic to peanuts, this could definitely impose a health risk to them if the product is consumed (fortunately, that has not happened yet)!
These specific lot codes were shipped and distributed to our customers’ warehouses between May 8 and July 1, 2014, located in: NC, TX, MN, IL, FL, KY, MS, AZ, GA, AI, CA NJ, PA, WA NY, CO, MO, MI, NH, CT, TN, MD, SC, OH, ME, VA, RI, WI, WV, IA, LA, OK, MA, NE, OK, AR, VT, ID and IN . The M&M’S® Brand Milk Chocolate Theater Box comes in a 3.40 oz brown, 3 inch x 6.5 inch cardboard box stamped on the right-hand side panel with the lot number and best before date. The entire list of lot numbers include:
If you find that you purchased this product and have concerns, you can return it to the store where it was purchased for a full refund. If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact the FDA directly: 1-800-627-7852, anytime Monday through Friday between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm (EST).
Find more information on the FDA website.