Kellogg's recalls some cereals over metal fragments

Recall includes Frosted Mini-Wheats Bite Size

 

Kellogg's announced a voluntary recall of some of its Frosted Mini-Wheats Bite Size Original and Mini-Wheats Unfrosted Bite Size cereals this week due to the possible presence of fragments of flexible metal mesh from a faulty manufacturing part.

According to a news release, the company said the affected lots are limited to products with the letters KB, AP or FK before or after the Best If Used Before date on the following labels:

Kellogg's Frosted Mini-Wheats Bite Size Original cereal

  • UPC 3800031829 - 18-ounce carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013  - Sept. 21, 2013 
  • UPC 3800073444 - 18-ounce carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013 
  • UPC 3800031834 - 24-ounce carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013  - Sept. 21, 2013 
  • UPC 3800046954 - 30-ounce carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013 
  • UPC 3800031921 - 70-ounce club store carton with Better if Used Before Dates April 1, 2013 - July, 2 2013
  • UPC 3800004961 - single-serve bowl with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013
  • UPC 3800021993 - single-serve carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013

Kellogg's Mini-Wheats Unfrosted Bite Size cereal

  • UPC 3800021983 - single serve carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013
  • UPC 3800035982 -18-ounce carton with Better if Used Before Dates between April 1, 2013 - Sept. 21, 2013

Consumers with an affected product or who have questions were urged to call Kellogg’s at 800-962-1413.

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