According to news sources, a recall has been issued for 1/4 Sheet Vanilla Flavored Pre-Soaked Sponge Cake Artifically Flavored after it was discovered that the product contained small 3/4 inch plastic fragments that can result in potential injury to consumers.
The company, Rich Products Corporation, announced the recall of the sponge cake product after the plastic fragments were discovered, reportedly due to the packaging supplier using a different resin. The recalled cake has a UPC code 00049800004054 and was produced after July 10, 2011. The recalled product does not reportedly have retail packaging.
The recalled product is made in Mexico. There have been no injuries no date.
Consumers with the recalled product should stop using it immediately and dispose of it. For additional information, consumers can contact the company directly at 1-800-356-7094.
As a personal injury attorney Long Beach, I understand the inherent dangers of defective products and the risks they entail. I hope this information can help raise awareness about this recalled product and keep consumers safe. If you or a loved one has been injured through the use or consumption of a defective product, speak with a Long Beach personal injury attorney to learn about the legal options available to you.