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Plastic Found in Stuffed Sandwiches

Over 28 tons of product is being recalled after consumer complaints.

Stuffed Sandwiches

J & J Snack Foods Handhelds Corporation of Holly Ridge, North Carolina, is recalling approximately 56,578 pounds of stuffed sandwich products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically semi-transparent plastic. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service made the announcement.

The pepperoni and ham and cheese stuffed sandwiches, which are provided in nine-ounce carton packages, were produced on February 19 and 20, and shipped to a retail locations nationwide.                            

The problem was discovered when the establishment received consumer complaints, although no reports of injury or illness from consumption has been reported.

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