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Allergen Alert: Green Beans with Peanuts

Winn-Dixie Stores is recalling certain Winn-Dixie Brand Italian Green Beans that may be mixed with peanuts.

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There have been no reports of adverse reactions, but individuals with an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they eat them.

Mary Kellmanson, Winn-Dixie’s group vice president of marketing, said the company is investigating the cause of the peanut contamination in order to prevent future incidents.

The recalled Italian Green Beans are in a 14.5 oz can with a UPC code of 2114021236 and a best-by date of Sept. 2014. 

Consumers may return the recalled beans for a full refund. For more information about the recalled product contact the Winn-Dixie Guest Service Center toll free at 1.866.WINN-DIXIE (866-946-6349).

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