Kellogg Company Recall May Impact Those Taking the Special K Challenge

The Kellogg Company has initiated a voluntary recall on certain Kellogg's Special K Red Berries cereal packages that may impact people who are taking the Special K Challenge.

The Kellogg company is voluntarily recalling three sizes of Kellogg's Special K Red Berries cereal packages in the United States because of the possible presence of glass fragments. This recall may affect people who are currently taking the Special K Challenge. This specialized meal plan is a way to lose weight and stay healthy.

The Kellogg Company Recall of Kellogg's Special K Red Berries Cereal

The Kellogg Company is voluntarily recalling three sizes of their Kellogg's Special K Red Berries cereal in the US due to the possible presence of glass fragments. Consumers are advised to check packages they have at home. If the package matches the recall information, customers should not eat the cereal and contact the Kellogg Company for a replacement coupon. In some instances, they company might make arrangements to retrieve the food to further evaluate it.

The cereal affected by the current Kellogg Company recall is identified by the following info:

11.2-ounce package
- UPC Code 38000 59923
- Better if Used Before: DEC 02 2013 KNC 105 00:13 through DEC 02 2013 KNC 105 02:30

22.4-ounce twin pack
- UPC Code 38000 78356
- Better if Used Before:
- NOV 30 2013 KNA 105 07:00 to NOV 30 2013 KNA 105 08:51
- NOV 30 2013 KNB 105 15:00 to NOV 30 KNB 105 17:05

37-ounce package
- UPC Code 38000 20940
- Better if Used Before: NOV 30 2013 KNB 107 17:31 to NOV 30 2013 KNB 107 20:05

Packages that are NOT impacted by this recall include sizes other than 11.2, 22.4 and 37 ounces as well as packages with the letters KXC, KXA and KXB following the Better if Used Before Date. Consumers can visit Kellogg Consumer Affairs or call 1-800-962-1413 on Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 6 PM ET to report cereal packages impacted by the recall and get a replacement coupon. There have been no injuries reported associated with this cereal product.

More About the Special K Challenge

People who are looking to lose weight and get healthier often take the Special K Challenge. The challenge includes two Special K meals. Two meals a day are replaced with Special K cereal, protein meal bars or protein shakes. The Special K Challenge also includes two Special K snacks including Special K protein snack bars, mixes, protein water, fruit crisps, cereal bars and crackers and chips. Finally, participants can eat one sensible meal a day and can choose when to consume it. Dieters can also fill up on fruits and vegetables and drink beverages as normal.

Once people complete the Special K Challenge, they can try the Special K Plan. This plan is designed to help people keep the weight off and reach for another weight loss goal. People can develop their own Special K Plan online and get support to successful go through the process of shedding pounds and feeling good.

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