Rich Fields Butter CookiesNumber Recalled: 85,000 tins
Recalling Firm: Rite Aid
Date Recalled: 2011-10-29
Model Number: UPC 01249596519 & 88411804619
Safety Concern: Bacillus cereus is microorganism that may cause diarrhea, nausea and/or vomiting.
Locations: Sold at Rite Aid stores nationwide.
Solution: Customers should not eat the cookies and can return them to any Rite Aid store for a full refund.
Rite Aid has initiated a voluntary chainwide recall of approximately 85,000 tins of butter cookies distributed by Rite Aid under the Rich Fields brand name because of the possibility of contamination with Bacillus cereus.
This recall affects only 12 oz. tins featuring either a decorative castle or Christmas designs and sold exclusively in Rite Aid stores. Affected products can be identified by the UPC codes 01249596519 and 88411804619 located directly beneath the bar code on the bottom of each tin.
Information regarding the recall is available online at <a href="http://www.RiteAid.com" target="_blank">www.RiteAid.com</a> or by calling 1-800-RITE-AID Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST and Saturday from 9:30 to 6 p.m. EST.