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Honey Smacks Cereal Recalled Due to Salmonella

The CDC says 73 people, including three Hoosiers, have gotten sick since March 3.

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. -- Kellogg has recalled 15.3 ounce and 23-ounce packages of Honey Smacks cereal because of Salmonella contamination.

Three people in Indiana have been infected by Salmonella linked to the cereal, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

In total, there have been 73 reported illnesses in 31 states between March 3 and May 28, according to the CDC.  No deaths have been reported. 

To determine if you have any of the recalled cereal, look for the BEST if Used By Date on the top of the cereal box and the UPC code on the bottom of the box. 

Description (Retail)                                                                 

Honey Smacks (with limited distribution outside the U.S.) 

UPC Code 



15.3 oz 

Best If Used by Date 

JUN 14 2018 through JUN 14 2019 


The other recalled box says: 

Description (Retail) 

Honey Smacks 

UPC Code 



23 oz 

Best if Used by Date 

JUN 14 2018 through JUN 14 2019 


For more information, call Kellogg at 1-800-962-1413 from Monday – Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET as well as Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ET. 



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