Publix Issues Voluntary Recall for German Chocolate Layer Cake
LAKELAND, FLA., October 26, 2015 – Out of an abundance of caution, Publix Super Markets, Inc. is issuing a voluntary recall for Publix German Chocolate Layer Cake. The cakes contain pecans as an ingredient that is not declared on the package label.
The Publix German Chocolate Layer Cakes were distributed companywide to Publix Bakery locations. The product is sold in the refrigerated or freezer cases. The UPC sticker is located on the bottom of the packaging, and the UPC number is 000-41415-01591.
"As part of our commitment to food safety, affected product has been removed from all stores," said Maria Brous, Publix media and community relations director. "To date, there have been no reported cases of illness. Consumers who have purchased the product in question may return the product to their local store for a full refund. Publix customers with additional questions may call our Customer Care Department at 1-800-242-1227 or visit our website at www.publix.com."