Foster’s Food Fair-IGA reports it has already removed from its shelves Gerber products that thte company is voluntarily recalling because of a packaging defect that may result in product spoilage.
The following varieties are affected:
GERBER® Organic 2ND FOODS® Pouches – Pears, Carrots & Peas, 3.5 ounce pouch, UPC 15000074319 with Best By dates/batch codes:
• 12JUL2016 51945335XX
• 13JUL 2016 51955335XX
GERBER® Organic 2ND FOODS® Pouches – Carrots, Apples and Mangoes, 3.5 ounce pouch, UPC 15000074395 with Best By dates/batch codes:
• 13JUL2016 51955335XX
• 14JUL2016 51965335XX
This recall does not impact any other Gerber pouches.
Consumers may notice that, in some cases, the pouches are bloated and product inside may have an off taste or odor. There have been three consumer reports of temporary gastrointestinal symptoms; however, they have been unable to confirm that these are related to the product.
Foster’s Food Fair-IGA encourage customers who have purchased this product to return the affected product for a full refund.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has more information about the product on their website: www.fda.gov .