• Hempler recalls pepperoni for wrong labels, undeclared milk

    5 monthes ago - By Food Safety

    Hempler Foods Group is recalling about 4.5 tons of ready-to-eat pepperoni sticks because it was packaged in the wrong wrappers, resulting in an undeclared allergen.
    A consumer notified the company on Thursday that a package labeled as classic pepperoni actually contained pepperoni with jalapeno and cheese. Consequently, the pepperoni does not meet federal labeling requirements that mandate known allergens, such as milk, be declared on food labels.
    The ready-to-eat pepperoni sticks were produced from April 20 through May 2, according to the recall notice posted by the USDA's Food Safety and...
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