(PR) — Dollar General Corporation has announced a voluntary recall of its 12-ounce packages of Clover Valley® Iced Oatmeal Cookies due to concerns of undeclared milk and tree nuts.
Consumers with a milk and/or nut allergy or sensitivity to these items should not consume these products due to a possible health risk or serious allergic reaction. Milk and nut allergens present in the Clover Valley® Coconut Macaroon Cookies, which are not disclosed on the Clover Valley® Iced Oatmeal Cookie packaging, may pose a health risk to consumers if consumed.
The packages have lot # L46217 30 and a best-by date of August 18, 2018.
No illnesses or reactions have been reported at this time.
Dollar General initially learned of a potential issue based upon information received from a store-level employee.
The company promptly contacted the product’s manufacturer who confirmed a production facility labeling error in which Clover Valley® Coconut Macaroons were inadvertently placed in Clover Valley® Iced Oatmeal Cookie packaging.
Customers who purchased this product are encouraged to discard it or return to their local Dollar General store to exchange the product for a like item.
Consumers with questions may contact Dollar General’s Customer Service Department at 1-800-678-9258 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST or by emailing email@example.com.
Dollar General is working in partnership with the product manufacturer and the FDA to fully investigate the matter and comply with all necessary recall procedures.
The company is also taking the necessary steps to address this issue and apologizes for any inconvenience caused by this product issue.