Nathan's, Curtis Beef Franks recalled
John Morrell and Co. is voluntarily recalling about 210,000 pounds of hot dog products due to metal objects found inside the packaging according to a Department of Defense All Food and Drug Activity message sent May 19.
The Defense Commissary Agency has publicized this recall to all its stores, said Richard Stith, lead consumer safety officer for DeCA headquarters at Fort Lee, Virginia. Whenever a commissary has a recalled or withdrawn product in its inventory, the product is immediately removed from store shelves.
The following products are affected by this recall:
- Nathan's Skinless 8 Beef Franks, 14 ounces – "Use by" date of Aug. 19, 2017
- Curtis Beef Master Beef Franks, 16 ounces – "Use by" date of June 15, 2017
The affected products bear establishment number "EST. 296" on the side of the package. [View labels]
The company has received no confirmed reports of illness or injury associated with this recall.
Customers who purchased any of these products at the commissary should bring them back for a refund.
Consumers with questions may contact John Morrell and Co. at 1-877-933-4625.