Utz Quality Foods Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Utz® Wavy Original Potato Chips in Metro New York Area

HANOVER, PA. (BUSINESS WIRE) – Utz Quality Foods, LLC., is issuing a voluntary recall for 88 cases of Utz® 2.75 oz. Wavy Original Potato Chips due to an undeclared milk allergen. This recall was initiated after Utz learned that approximately 1200 single-serve bags contained Utz® Wavy Original Potato Chips flavored with seasoning instead of plain Utz® Wavy Original Potato Chips. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk may run the risk of an allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The items subject to this voluntary recall were distributed to retail outlets only in New York State and primarily within New York City.


The items and related expiration dates being voluntarily recalled include:

Item DescriptionUPCExpiration Date
Utz® 2.75 oz. Wavy Original Potato Chips0-41780-19014-7May 06, 2024
Bag FrontBag BackExpiration Date Example

The expiration date may be found in the upper right corner of the bag.

The UPC code may be found on the lower right-hand corner of the bag.

The expiration date is noted as the month, day, and year. In this example, May 06, 2024.

No other Utz® products are being recalled at this time.

Consumers with a milk allergy should NOT eat the products subject to this voluntary recall. Consumers who purchased the recalled product may discard it and contact the Utz Customer Care team for a refund (Email: customerservice@utzsnacks.com, Phone: 1-800-367-7629 Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Eastern Time). Retailers should check their inventories and shelves to confirm that none of the products are present or available for purchase by consumers.

Company Contact Information

Consumers: Utz Customer Care team 1-800-367-7629 customerservice@utzsnacks.com Media: Kevin J. Brick 717-637-1759 kbrick@utzsnacks.com

Stater Bros. Markets is NOT AFFECTED by this recall.