TreeHouse Foods is voluntarily recalling some of its macaroni and cheese cup products because the milk powder used in the cheese seasoning may be contaminated with salmonella.
The products were distributed nationwide through retail stores. Affected products include Big Win, Cheese Club Express, and Walmart’s Great Value mac and cheese.
|Description||UPC||Best by Date|
|Big Win Original Macaroni & Cheese Dinner||001182258403||10/25/2017|
|Cheese Club Express Mac Macaroni & Cheese|
|Great Value Macaroni & Cheese Original Cups||007874208249||10/22/2017|
Officials say that no one has reported getting ill from the products.
Consumers who have purchased any of the above products are urged to dispose of or return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with any questions may call 1-800-756-5781, Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Central Time.
Salmonella is a bacterium that can cause diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps. Most individuals recover without treatment. In some cases, diarrhea may be so severe that the patient needs to be hospitalized. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness.