September 2, 2014

Kraft Foods Group Recalls Select Varieties of Regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding the recall of select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese Product.

A supplier did not store an ingredient used in this product in accordance with Kraft's temperature standards. While unlikely, this could create conditions that could lead to premature spoilage and/or food borne illness; therefore, the company is issuing the recall as a precaution.

The affected product is limited to four varieties with "Best When Used By" dates of February 20, 2015, and February 21, 2015.

The affected product was shipped to customers across the United States. It was not distributed outside of the United States.

The following varieties are being recalled:

Product Size

Name of Product

Units/Case

Best When Used By Code Dates

Package Code

Case Code

12 oz.

12 oz Kraft American Singles (16 slices)

48

20 FEB 2015 and 21 FEB 2015

0 21000 60464 7

00 21000 60464 00

16 oz.

16 oz Kraft American Singles (24 slices) (36 count case)

36

20 FEB 2015

0 21000 61526 1

00 21000 61450 00

16 oz.

16 oz Kraft American Singles (24 slices) (12 count case)

12

20 FEB 2015

0 21000 61526 1

00 21000 61526 00

64 oz.

64 oz (4 lb) Kraft American Singles (4x24 slice)

8

20 FEB 2015

0 21000 63360 9

00 21000 62559 00

Consumers can find the "Best When Used By" dates on the bottom of the product package.

The affected product was produced at Kraft's Springfield, MO manufacturing facility.

The full recall can be found at:  www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm412283.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery.

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