May 13th, 2022:
Dear U.S. Customer:
Today, Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC announced a voluntary recall of specific varieties SKITTLES® Gummies, STARBURST® Gummies, and LIFE SAVERS® Gummies due to the potential presence of a very thin metal strand embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag. We received reports from consumers alerting us to this matter and are not aware of any illnesses to date.
All product within our control is currently on hold and we will be working with a third party to support our retail partners in this effort.
These products were manufactured by a third-party . The products subject to this recall include specific varieties of SKITTLES® Gummies, STARBURST® Gummies, and LIFE SAVERS® Gummies are described in the table below. On the back of the package is a 10-digit manufacturing code; the first three digits in this code will indicate implicated product as described in the table below:
This recall is being made with the knowledge of the Food and Drug Administration.
Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC will work with retailers to remove recalled products from store shelves. If consumers believe they have purchased a recalled item, they should dispose of the product and not consume it. Consumers with questions can contact the company by calling 1-800-651-2564 or by visiting https://www.mars.com/contact-us.