Door County Coffee & Tea Co of Sturgeon Bay, Wisc. recalled its 5.1-oz. packages of French Vanilla Flavored Cappuccino Single Serve Cups to undeclared allergens.
The recalled product did not indicate the presence of milk and soy, posing a potential health risk for people who consumed the product and have an allergy or intolerance to the aforementioned ingredients.
According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), common signs and symptoms of a lactose intolerance include diarrhea, nausea, and sometimes vomiting.
The mislabeled products were sold in grocery and gift stores in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Texas, Missouri, Florida and Michigan, and through mail orders.
In response to this, Door County Coffee & Tea Co has ceased distribution and removed the affected product from store shelves.
The company has also issued point-of-sale alerts to its customers to explain why the product is being recalled. In these notices, the company advises their customers who have purchased the product and have an allergy or intolerance to not consume it.
Instead, they encourage their customers to return it to the point of sale for a full refund. They also provide the option to contact them for more information and concerns about the affected product.
There have been no illnesses reported to date.
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