Mondelez Global LLC has announced a voluntary recall of a limited quantity of Ritz Cheese Cracker Sandwiches Family Size (21.6 oz. carton) product in the United States.  This recall is being conducted because the outer packaging indicates that the product is cheese variety, while the individually-wrapped product contained in the package is peanut butter variety.  The outer carton does, however, provide an allergen advisory statement indicating that the product “May contain peanuts.”  In addition, the inner package contains 16, 1.35oz. individually-wrapped six-cracker sandwiches that are properly labelled as Ritz Peanut Butter Cracker Sandwiches and declare peanut as an ingredient.  People who

This recall is limited exclusively to the product mentioned above with Best When Used By Dates listed in the grid below, available at retail stores nationwide.  No other Ritz products, Mondelez Global LLC products nor any other geographies outside the US are included in or affected by this recall.
There have been no reports of injury or illness reported to Mondelez Global to date related to this product and the company is issuing this recall as a precaution.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the product containing peanut was distributed in outer packaging that did not list “peanut butter” in the ingredient statement. Corrective actions are being taken to help ensure that this issue does not recur. 
This recall is being conducted with the knowledge of the US Food and Drug Administration. 

have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanut may risk serious or life-threatening allergic reactions by consuming this product.