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Plastic Fragments Prompt Pizza Recall

Kashi is recalling approximately 11,000 cases of frozen pizzas due to possible plastic fragments in an ingredient in the pizza crusts.

The recalled products include the following individually packaged pizzas, which were distributed nationwide through U.S. retail grocery stores.:

– Kashi Mediterranean Thin Crust Pizza packaged in a 12.7 ounce box and marked with UPC Code 1862732905 3 and Best If Used Before date of either May10 12NU, May18 12NU, or May19 12NU;

– Kashi Roasted Vegetable Thin Crust Pizza packaged in a 12.2 ounce box and marked with UPC Code 1862737342 1 and Best If Used Before date of either May09 12NU or May14 12NU;

– Kashi Mushroom Trio and Spinach Thin Crust Pizza packaged in an 11.9 ounce box and marked with UPC Code 1862737344 5 and Best If Used Before date of May17 12NU.

No other Kashi frozen pizzas or other products are included in the recall, and no consumer complaints have been reported.

In a news release, David DeSouza, Kashi general manager, apologized for the problem and said the company is working with suppliers and retail customers to resolve it quickly.

Consumers with questions or who would like a replacement may contact the Kashi Consumer Response Center at 877-864-3521 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern time, or visit www.Kashi.com.

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