Soy Allergy Alert: Nestle USA, Inc.
Nestlé USA Recalls Limited Quantity of DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizza Packages due to Undeclared Allergen
Nestlé USA, Inc. is recalling a limited amount of DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizza due to potential mislabeling and undeclared soy, a known allergen. The affected pizzas are labeled as DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizza but in fact are DiGiorno Three Meat Crispy Pan Pizza, which contain soy in the beef topping and sausage crumbles. People who are allergic to soy could have an allergic reaction and should not consume the product.
The following product is subject to recall:
- 26 oz. boxes, containing pizza in a tray with a plastic overwrap, labeled, “DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizza” with a manufacturing date of June 30, 2021, “best by” date of March 2022 and batch code 1181510721. The “best by” date of March 2022 and batch code appear on the side of the package.
DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizza
Batch code: 1181510721
UPC: 0 71921 63593 0
Best Before Date: March 2022
A limited quantity of the product with mismatched packaging was distributed to retailers in the U.S., only. The product being recalled was produced on June 30, 2021. No other production dates of DiGiorno Crispy Pan Pepperoni Pizza, and no other DiGiorno products are impacted by this recall.
The problem was discovered after Nestlé USA was contacted by a consumer.
There have been no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to consumption of this product. Anyone concerned about an injury, illness or allergic reaction should contact a healthcare provider. Consumers who have purchased this product are urged not to consume them. This product should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase. For consumers not allergic to soy, there is no safety issue with this product.
The quality, safety and integrity of Nestlé USA and DiGiorno products remain our number one priority. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this action represents to both our consumers and retail customers.
For consumer support and product questions, please contact us here or call 800-681-1676. Media with questions about the recall can contact Lauren Rubbo, Nestlé USA Corporate Communications, at firstname.lastname@example.org.