Media Contacts: Tom Forsythe
Nov. 1, 2007
Totino’s Frozen Pizzas Recalled Due To Possible E. coli Contamination
Consumers are urged to check their freezers for the following product:
Brand Product UPC Number
Totino’s Party Supreme 42800-10700
Totino’s 3 Meat 42800-10800
Totino’s Pepperoni 42800-11400
Totino’s Classic Pepperoni 42800-11402
Totino’s Pepperoni Trio 42800-72157
Totino’s Party Combo 42800-11600
The frozen pizza products were
produced in the company’s
The potential problem was uncovered by state and federal authorities investigating 21 occurrences of E. coli-related illnesses in 10 states. The investigation is ongoing and General Mills continues to cooperate fully with all involved state and federal authorities.
E. coli 0157:H7 is a bacterium that can cause bloody diarrhea and dehydration. Seniors, the very young and persons with compromised immune systems are most susceptible to foodborne illness. Any consumers concerned about an illness should contact a physician.
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Consumers with questions may contact General Mills at 800-949-9055 or the Schnucks Consumer Affairs Department at 314-994-4400 or 800-264-4400.
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