Fannie May Assorted Chocolates
NET WT. 4 oz. 113g.
NORTH CANTON, OHIO – Fannie May
Confections Brands, Inc. used a voluntary recall of its red
heart-shaped boxes of chocolates in the 4-ounce size because
they did not state the package contained peanuts.
The company initiated the voluntary recall of 12,000 units
Wednesday. The box of assorted chocolates includes one piece of
candy that contains peanuts, a known allergen, and the food
ingredient label on the box did not state that the product
contained peanuts, according to the announcement.
“Fannie May decided to recall the products after a customer
contacted one of our telephone customer service representatives
to report that the ingredient label on the box of chocolates did
not state it contained peanuts,” according to the announcement.
The product being recalled is a 4 ounce, red heart-shaped gift
box measuring 5 ¼ inches by 5 ½ inches in size that contains
eight pieces of assorted chocolates including one caramel/peanut
Fannie May determined that the 12,000 boxes of chocolates were
available for sale beginning Jan. 10 in up to 450 drug stores,
grocery stores and gift shops in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana,
Michigan, Minnesota, Arizona and Florida. Retailers that sold
the product include, but are not limited to, Walgreens, Hallmark
Gift Shops, Jewel Grocers and other independent retailers.