Keasbey, NJ (January 26, 2015)
– Price Rite has initiated a voluntary recall of its Price Rite brand Ground Cumin in a 3 oz. bottle with a Best Buy date of November 18, 2016.
There is a possibility that this product may contain undeclared peanut allergens. Any purchases of this product made since November 2014 may be affected by this recall.
People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. There is no health risk associated with these products for individuals without an allergy to peanuts.
“We are advising customers who purchased this product to return it for an immediate refund or replacement,” stated Price Rite spokesperson Karen Meleta. “Although this may not cause an immediate health risk if ingested, we wanted to alert the public so appropriate steps can be taken.” No injuries related to the recall have been reported.
Price Rite requests that customers please check the labels of any private label spice products they may have purchased. Please return any affected products for a full refund or replacement. No other products sold at Price Rite are affected by this recall.
Customer questions or concerns can be directed to 877-352-8850.
About Price Rite
Price Rite operates 56 stores in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Maryland and Virginia. Price Rite stores offer customers an expanded produce department and quality food products at savings up to 50 percent less than traditional supermarkets. The typical Price Rite store is about 35,000 to 40,000 square feet in size and employs anywhere from 75 to 150 associates. The first Price Rite opened in West Springfield, MA in 1995. For more information, please visit www.priceritesupermarkets.com