Stuffed sandwiches recalled because of possible contamination

J & J Snack Foods Handhelds Corp. is recalling more than 56,000 pounds of stuffed sandwiches becasue of possible contamination. (FSIS)

A North Carolina company, J & J Snack Foods Handhelds Corp., recalling about 56,578 pounds of their stuffed sandwich products that may be contaminated semi-transparent plastic according to the , the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

The recalled items were produced on February 19 and February 20, 2019 and shipped nationwide.

The FSIS describes the products as:

  • "9-oz. carton packages containing 2 stuffed pepperoni sandwiches with "Bremer CLASSIC PEPPERONI PIZZA Hot Stuffed Sandwiches" and best if used by dates of "AUG 12 2020" or "AUG 13 2020" on the label.
  • The products subject to recall bear establishment number "EST. 27231" inside the USDA mark of inspection."

No report of injury or illness from the products have been reported. Anyone who finds the stuffed sandwiches shoud return them to the place of purchase or throw them away.

If you have questions about this recall you can contact Kristyn Castellante, Customer Relations Coordinator at 856-532-6611.