The Kellogg Company has issued a prompt recall of its Special K Red Berries cereal on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, after reports of broken glass potentially being in the boxes. The company officially announced the warning and recall on its website.
"Please check any packages you have in your home," Kellogg's website said. "If your package matches the information below, do not eat the food and contact us for a replacement coupon. We may also make arrangements to retrieve the food for further evaluation."
If you have purchased this cereal in recent week, please take all precautions with any boxes of Kellogg's Special K Red Berries that you may possess. The following boxes were affected by the recall:
- 11.2-ounce package with a UPC Code 38000 59923 with a better if used before date of Dec. 2, 2013.
- 22.4-ounce twin pack with a UPC Code 38000 78356 with a better if used before Nov. 30, 2013.
- 37-ounce package with a UPC Code 38000 20940 and a better if used before date of Nov. 30 2013.
There are other boxes of Special K Red Berries, but if they aren't listed above, then they are not impacted by the recall. Boxes of Special K Red Berries that have the letters KXB, KXA, or KXC following the "better if used before" date are also not affected by the recall.
For more information on the recall, call the company's consumer affairs at 1-800-962-1413 or go to http://www.kelloggs.com/en_US/alerts/.