November 6, 2018 – The recall was issued over “a positive finding of Salmonella in a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix that may be linked to a Salmonella outbreak that is currently being investigated by CDC (US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and FDA,” Conagra Brands, the company that owns Duncan Hines, said in a statement.
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What’s the Problem?
CDC is conducting interviews with people diagnosed with salmonellosis, the infection caused by salmonella bacteria, to determine whether they’d eaten any cakes from Duncan Hines before falling ill.
“Several of the individuals reported consuming a cake mix at some point prior to becoming ill, and some may have also consumed these products raw and not baked,” FDA said.
Which Cake Mixes are Being Recalled?
- Duncan Hines Classic White Cake Mix
- Duncan Hines Classic Yellow Cake Mix
- Duncan Hines Classic Butter Golden Cake Mix
- Duncan Hines Signature Confetti Cake Mix
How Can Filing a Lawsuit Help Me?
By filing a lawsuit against the maker of Duncan Hines cake mix, you may be entitled to collect compensation for all current and future medical expenses related to the treatment of your salmonella infection, as well as for damages for pain and suffering. Additionally, filing a lawsuit can help hold the food’s manufacturer accountable for releasing an allegedly defective food product into the marketplace, and to discourage other companies from engaging in similar conduct.
Do I Have a Duncan Hines Cake Mix Recall Lawsuit?
The Food Poisoning Litigation Group at our law firm is an experienced team of trial lawyers that focus on the representation of plaintiffs in Duncan Hines cake mix recall lawsuits. We are handling individual litigation nationwide and currently accepting new salmonella illness cases in all 50 states.
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