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Kraft Foods Group Recall
Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Port of Spain, March 25, 2015:

The Ministry of Health wishes to advise the public that the Kraft Foods Group has recalled 242,000 cases the Original Flavour of Kraft Macaroni and Cheese Dinner as some boxes may contain small pieces of metal. The recalled product is limited to the 7.25-oz. size with the “Best When Used By” dates of September 18, 2015 through October 11, 2015.

Some of these products have also been packed in multi-pack units that have a range of different code dates and manufacturing codes on the external packaging (box or shrink-wrap), depending on the package configuration (see table below).

The recalled product was shipped to customers in the United States, Puerto Rico and some Caribbean and South American countries. The affected dates of this product were sold in only these four configurations:
7.25 oz. box, Original Flavour
3-pack box of those 7.25 oz. boxes, Original Flavor
4-pack shrink-wrap of those 7.25 oz. boxes, Original Flavor
5-pack shrink-wrap of those 7.25 oz. boxes, Original Flavor
The following are being recalled:

Product SizeName of Product Sell Unit Best When Used By Code Date & Mfr. Code Individual Box Best When Used By Code Date & Mfr. Code Individual Box UPCMulti-Pack Unit UPC 
7.25 oz. eachKraft Macaroni & Cheese Boxed Dinner, Original FlavorNA18 SEP 2015 C2 through 11 OCT 2015 C20 21000
65883 1
NA

     
3-Pack Box (Three 7.25 oz. Boxes) Net Wt. 21.75 oz.3-Pack Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Boxed Dinner, Original Flavor09 SEP 2015 XDG
27 SEP 2015 XDG
01 OCT 2015 XDG
02 OCT 2015 XDG
03 OCT 2015 XDG
20 NOV 2015 XDG
18 SEP 2015 C2 through 11 OCT 2015 C20 21000
65883 1
0 21000
05076 5

     
4-Pack Shrink-wrap (Four 7.25 oz. Boxes) Net Wt. 29 oz.4-Pack Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Boxed Dinner, Original Flavor18 SEP 2015 C2
19 SEP 2015 C2
08 OCT 2015 C2
18 SEP 2015 C2 through 11 OCT 2015 C20 21000
65883 1
0 21000
72540 3

     
5-Pack Shrink wrap (Five 7.25 oz. Boxes) Net Wt. 36.25 oz.5-Pack Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Boxed Dinner, Original Flavor18 SEP 2015 through 11 OCT 2015 XAR or C218 SEP 2015 C2 through 11 OCT 2015 C20 21000
65883 1
0 21000
77436 4

     

No other sizes, varieties, pasta shapes or other packaging configurations are included in this recall. No products with manufacturing codes other than “C2” below the code date on the individual box are included in this recall.
Consumers who purchased this product should not eat it. Anyone who has purchased this product should contact the Ministry of Health’s Chemistry, Food and Drugs Division at the toll free line: 800-2333 (CFDD) or 623-2834 or 623-5242.










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