Kellogg Company has initiated a voluntary recall in the US of three sizes of Kellogg’s Special K Red Berries cereal packages due to the possible presence of glass fragments.

Kellogg Company has initiated a voluntary recall in the US of three sizes of Kellogg’s Special K Red Berries cereal packages due to the possible presence of glass fragments.

Please check any packages you have in your home. If your package matches the information below, do not eat the food and contact us for a replacement coupon. We may also make arrangements to retrieve the food for further evaluation.

The food affected by the recall can be identified with the following information:

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

If your package is any size other than 11.2, 22.4 or 37 ounces, it is NOT impacted by this recall.

If your package has the letters KXA, KXB, or KXC following the Better if Used Before Date, it is NOT impacted by this recall.

FAQs

  • What should I do if I have product that is affected by this recall?
  • Please check any packages you have in your home and if your package matches the following criteria, please do not eat the product and contact us for a replacement coupon. We may also make arrangements to retrieve the product for further evaluation.

    The Kellogg's Special K Red Berries cereal packages affected by the recall can be identified with the following information:
    11.2 ounce packages, UPC code 3800059923
    - Better if Used Before Date of DEC 02 2013 followed by KNC 105 with a time stamp of 00:13-2:30
    • 22.4 ounce packages, UPC code 3800078356
    -
    Better if Used Before Date of NOV 30 2013 followed by KNA 105 with a time stamp of 07:00-08:51
    - Better if Used Before Date of NOV 30 2013 followed by KNB 105 with a time stamp of 15:00-17:05
    • 37 ounce packages, UPC code 3800020940
    - Better if Used Before Date of NOV 30 2013 followed by KNB 107 with a time stamp of 17:31-20:05

If your package includes the following information - it is NOT included in the recall:
• Sizes other than 11.2, 22.4 and 37 ounces
• Product with the date of NOV 30 2013 or DEC 02 2013 and KXA, KXB or KXC as part of the Better if Used Before Date

Consumers who may have purchased the recalled product should contact Kellogg Consumer Affairs by clicking here or by calling 1-800-962-1413 Monday-Friday 8 AM - 6 PM Eastern Time. Kellogg will provide a replacement coupon to reporting consumers and may also make arrangements to retrieve the product for further evaluation.

  • Why is this product being recalled? Kellogg Company has taken this precautionary action due to the possible presence of glass fragments. There have been no reports of any injuries associated with this product.
  • What quality measures do you have in place to prevent this type of situation? At Kellogg, our number one priority is the quality and safety of our foods. All of our processes will be thoroughly reviewed and appropriate actions will be taken to help prevent this situation from happening in the future.
  • What products are included in the recall? What code dates should I look for? Recalled product includes three sizes of Kellogg's Special K Red Berries cereal packages. 
  • The product affected by the recall can be identified with the following information:
    • 11.2 ounce packages, UPC code 3800059923

    - Better if Used Before Date of DEC 02 2013 followed by KNC 105 with a time stamp of 00:13-2:30
    • 22.4 ounce packages, UPC code 3800078356
    - Better if Used Before Date of NOV 30 2013 followed by KNA 105 with a time stamp of 07:00-08:51
    - Better if Used Before Date of NOV 30 2013 followed by KNB 105 with a time stamp of 15:00-17:05
    • 37 ounce packages, UPC code 3800020940
    - Better if Used Before Date of NOV 30 2013 followed by KNB 107 with a time stamp of 17:31-20:05

    If your package includes the following information - it is NOT included in the recall:

    • Sizes other than 11.2, 22.4 and 37 ounces
    • Product with the date of NOV 30 2013 or DEC 02 2013 and KXA, KXB or KXC as part of the Better if Used Before Date

  • Were the recalled products distributed nationwide? Where were these packages sold?
  • Yes. At various retailers across the United States.

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No other Kellogg products, including products sold in Canada, are part of the recall.

Contact Us
Consumers who may have purchased the recalled item should contact Kellogg Consumer Response Center by clicking here or calling 800-962-1413 Monday - Friday from 8AM – 6PM Eastern Time. Kellogg will provide a replacement coupon to reporting consumers and may also make arrangements to retrieve the product for further evaluation.