Voluntary Recall on S&W White Beans

Voluntary Recall on S&W White Beans

A voluntary Class II recall has been issued by S&W on their 15oz cans of small white beans URM #14830 due to undeclared sulfites (a potential allergen) in the product and the fact that garbanzo beans are actually in the cans.


Product Lot Number Distribution Dates:

S&W White Beans, 15 oz. Best By AUG 23 2020 1310F2 236 17 XXXX May 2018 through October 2018

This recall covers the specific production code listed above and was distributed under the S&W Brand label.

This product was shipped to URM in the date range from end of May 2018-October 12th, 2018. This voluntary recall covers a specific production code manufactured at the facility located in Faribault, MN with can code Best By AUG 23 2020 1310 F2 236 17 XXXX (time stamp.) This Lot Number/Production Code can be found on the bottom of the can.

People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. No illnesses have been reported to date. The recall was initiated after it was discovered via consumer feedback that the contents in the can are garbanzo beans and were mislabeled as white beans. Subsequent investigation indicates the problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in the company 2018’s packaging processes.

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