Kroger Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Kroger Yellow Sponge Cake Dessert Cups

May 31, 2017

The Kroger Co. has recalled Kroger Dessert Cups –Yellow Sponge Cake (6.5 oz., 6 Pack) sold in its retail stores because it contains undeclared milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. Although milk is listed in the ingredient statement, milk is not included in the “Contains” statement. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. For consumers who are not sensitive to milk, there is no safety issue with the product. This recall was initiated because Kroger was notified of this issue by a customer who consumed this product. One customer illness has been reported at this time. All stores operating under names Kroger, Owen’s, Pay Less, Scott’s, Gerbes, Ruler Foods, Dillons, Baker’s, Food4Less and Jay C, located in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Kroger is recalling the following item: Product Consumer UPC Codes Size Kroger Dessert Cups – Yellow Sponge Cake, 6-pack 11110-18550 All Codes 6.5 oz. Customers who have purchased any of the products described above should not consume them and should return them to a store for a full refund or replacement. Customers who have questions may contact Kroger at 1-800-KROGERS , Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. ET and Saturday through Sunday 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET.