TreeHouse Foods, Inc. announced a voluntary recall of certain macaroni and cheese cup products containing cheddar cheese seasoning which may be contaminated with Salmonella. This follows notification from our supplier that the milk powder used in the seasoning has the potential for Salmonella contamination.
The following products are affected by this recall: Big Win Original Macaroni & Cheese Dinner, 001182258403, Cheese Club Express Mac Macaroni & Cheese Dinner, 004149817167, Great Value Macaroni & Cheese Original Cups, 007874208249.
Salmonella is a bacterium that can cause diarrhea, fever, and abdominal cramps. Most individuals recover without treatment. In some cases, diarrhea may be so severe that the patient needs to be hospitalized. The elderly, infants, and those with impaired immune systems are more likely to have a severe illness.
Product was distributed nationwide through retail stores. Consumers who have purchased any of the above products are urged to dispose of or return the products to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with any questions may call 1.800.756.5781, Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. (CST).