October 21, 2003
Easy-Bake Issues Allergy Alert and Recall of
Chocolate Brownie and Chocolate Frosting Mixes Due to Undeclared Milk, Wheat
EASY-BAKE is alerting consumers that the Chocolate Brownie and Chocolate
Frosting mixes in certain EASY-BAKE Refill Sets for the EASY-BAKE Oven and
the EASY-BAKE Rice Krispies Snack Shoppe (product numbers listed below)
contain milk, wheat and eggs that were not declared on the label. People who
have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk, wheat or eggs run the risk of
serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these mixes.
EASY-BAKE has not received any reports to date of complaints or illnesses
involving these mixes in the U.S. One complaint was received in Canada.
UPC code numbers affected are: 076930600306, 076930600160, 076281655109,
076281656243, 076281655673, 076930656914, 076281660264.
The mixes were sold in EASY-BAKE Brand Refill Sets in a purple and pink
package with the EASY-BAKE logo on the outside. The UPC code number is
featured on the package in a white box. The sets were sold at major toy
stores and mass merchandise outlets. The mixes were sold either separately
or together with the EASY-BAKE Oven.
The EASY-BAKE Oven itself and other EASY-BAKE Brand products and mixes are
Consumers who have purchased these mixes should not use them if they have
allergies. Consumers should call 800-327-8264 for information on how to
return these mixes for a replacement mix of comparable value.
EASY-BAKE is a brand of Hasbro, Inc.