Product Recall: Smokeless Tobacco

Product Recall: Smokeless Tobacco

St. Louis, February 1, 2017 - In response to a voluntary recall by U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company (USSTC), Dierbergs Markets has removed the following products from its shelves due to the possibility they may contain foreign material:

Skoal Xtra Pouch Mint Blend, .82 oz.
UPC: 73100-00168
Lot: No printed code on the bottom of the can or codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”

Skoal Xtra Long Cut Wintergreen, 1.2 oz.
UPC: 73100-00170
Lot: No printed code on the bottom of the can or codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”

Skoal Long Cut Citrus Tobacco Blend, 1.2 oz.
UPC: 73100-00485
Lot: No printed code on the bottom of the can or codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”

Skoal Bandit Mint, .50 oz.
UPC: 73100-00090
Lot: No printed code on the bottom of the can or codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”

Copenhagen Pouch Wintergreen, .82 oz.
UPC: 73100-00055
Lot: No printed code on the bottom of the can or codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”

Copenhagen Extra Long Cut Natural, 1.2 oz.
UPC: 73100-00884
Lot: No printed code on the bottom of the can or codes that begin with the letters “F”, “R”, “K”, or “P”

USSTC initiated the recall after receiving consumer complaints of foreign metal objects, including sharp metal objects, found in select cans. In each case, the object was visible to the consumer, and there have been no reports of consumer injury.

More information on this recall can be found on the FDA's website.

Customers may return the affected product to any Dierbergs for a full refund. Consumers with further questions or concerns can contact USSTC at 866-201-9136.