Conagra Issues Voluntary Recall on Banquet Chicken Nuggets With Mac & Cheese
April 21, 2017 • Recalls
Supplier testing of the final brownie mix was negative for Salmonella at the time the product was shipped to and received by Conagra Brands. However, subsequent testing by the Supplier of an ingredient used at a low level in the brownie mix was positive for Salmonella. The only potentially impacted component of the single serve meal is the brownie.
There have been no reports of illness or injuries due to consumption of this product to date. To the extent that any Salmonella is present in the brownie mix, Conagra Brands has confirmed that following the cooking instructions on the package eliminates any possible risk. However, out of an abundance of caution, Conagra Brands has decided to conduct a voluntary market withdrawal for the impacted product. Conagra Brands is cooperating with the USDA in connection with this market withdrawal. The USDA has not requested that Conagra Brands recall the impacted product, but will be posting an alert on their website. Consumers with questions about the alert should contact Conagra Brands consumer affairs at (800) 289-6014 from 9AM-5PM CDT Monday through Friday.