FDA: Kula Brands LLC Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Coconut and Milk in Kula Can Pina Colada + Kratom Seltzer



Company Announcement

Date: October 06, 2023

FDA Publish Date: October 06, 2023

Product Type: Food & Beverages

Reason for Announcement: Undeclared Tree Nut (Coconut) and Milk

Company Name: Kula Brands LLC

Brand Name: Kula Can

Product Description: Pina Colada + Kratom Seltzer

Company Announcement

Kula Brands LLC is recalling Kula Can – Pina Colada + Kratom Seltzer due to the presence of undeclared tree nuts (coconut) and milk. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to tree nuts (coconut) and/or milk, run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

Product was distributed through retail stores, mail order, and direct delivery beginning on 7/10/2023.

The recalled Kula Can brand Pina Colada + Kratom Seltzer is packaged in 12 oz cans with UPC CODE: 371334085880 and LOT NUMBER: U17831532PNCL.

Status of the number of and types of related illnesses that have been CONFIRMED to date: No illnesses have been reported to date.

The recall was initiated after it was discovered that product containing (the allergen) was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of tree nuts (coconut) and milk. Subsequent investigation indicates the problem was caused by a temporary breakdown in the company’s production and packaging processes.

Consumers who have purchased the product should return to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company via phone 305-239-2288 or email [email protected], Monday – Saturday 7:00 am – 9:00 pm EST. Additionally, retailers or wholesalers who have received the product should immediately examine their inventory, isolate, and halt the sale of any affected product. Furthermore, if you have distributed this product further, it is crucial to identify and inform your clients promptly.

Source: https://www.fda.gov/safety/recalls-market-withdrawals-safety-alerts/kula-brands-llc-issues-allergy-alert-undeclared-coconut-and-milk-kula-can-pina-colada-kratom-seltzer