Mars Wrigley announces voluntary recall of certain gummy candies

Skittles Gummies

UNITED STATES – Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC announced a voluntary recall of specific varieties of Skittles Gummies, Starburst Gummies, and Life Savers Gummies due to the potential presence of a very thin metal strand embedded in the gummies or loose in the bag.

We’re told the company received reports from consumers regarding this matter and no illnesses have been reported to date. Officials say the products were manufactured by a third party and distributed in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The products subject to recall in the U.S. include certain varieties, including:

  • Starburst Gummies Original
  • Starburst Gummies Sours
  • Starburst Gummies Sour Berries
  • Life Savers Gummies Five Flavor
  • Life Savers Wild Berries Gummies
  • Life Savers Sour Gummies
  • Skittles Gummies Original
  • Skittles Wild Berry Gummies
  • Skittles Sour Gummies

For more on the recall and item numbers included in the recall, click here.

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