About this Deal
|Kellogg Company released a statement on Oct. 10 voluntarily recalling 2.8 million boxes of the cereal “due to the possible presence of fragments of flexible metal mesh from a faulty manufacturing part.” The recall includes only the Frosted Mini-Wheats Bite Size (Original) and Mini-Wheats Unfrosted Bite Size varieties in sizes that range from single-serve bowls to 70-ounce cartons. Affected packages display the letters FK, KB or AP before or after the Best if Used Before dates, which span between April 1, 2013 and Sept. 21, 2013.|
Individuals who desire a replacement for their Mini-Wheats should contact Kellogg’s consumer hotline at 800-962-1413, Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. EST
You can also read the CBS News article on this story (with a YouTube link of someone running a rare earth magnet through a plate of the recalled cereal, and a fair amount of the product is picked up by the magnet) by clicking here.