Recall Alert: Roundy's calls back chili, soup for possible ‘foreign matter contamination'

Posted at 7:56 PM, Oct 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-17 20:56:32-04

Roundy’s, the parent company of Pick ‘n Save and Metro Market, has recalled various soups and chili, according to the USDA.

The USDA said in a news release that 16,320 pounds of chili and soup products may have been contaminated with a foreign matter, specifically hard plastic. 

The Ready-To-Eat chili and soup products were packaged on Oct. 3 with a sell-by date of Dec. 2. The following are recalled:

  • 24-lb. boxes containing six 4-lb. bags of “Meat and Bean Soup in Tomato Base” with lot code 354191-2767.
  • 24-lb. boxes containing six 4-lb. bags of “Santa Fe Style Turkey and White Chicken Chili with Beans” with lot code 354464-2767.

The problem was discovered on Oct. 16 after a plastic foreign item was found in a bag of Meat and Bean Soup. 

There are no confirmed reports of adverse reactions due to any possible contamination. If you do get sick after eating these products, call your doctor. 

If you’ve bought these products, you are urged to throw them away or returned to the place of purchase. 

The items were shipped to Wisconsin and Illinois with the recall bear establishment numbers  “EST. 33997” or “P-33997.”