Voluntary Recall of Hostess® SnoBalls® Due to Undeclared Allergen

LENEXA, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hostess Brands, LLC (“Hostess Brands”) has become aware that certain Hostess® SnoBalls® were inadvertently manufactured in the packaging for Hostess® Chocolate CupCakes and the packaging does not list “coconut,” an ingredient in SnoBalls®, as an allergen. Hostess Brands is voluntarily recalling the following SnoBalls® manufactured on March 13, 2021:


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Hostess® SnoBalls® (single-serve)



May 27, 2021

The products were sold to convenience stores, dollar stores, and distributors throughout the United States. No injuries or illnesses have been reported to date. Consumers who have purchased the affected product are urged to discontinue consumption and contact the place of purchase about returning them for a full refund.

No other varieties of Hostess® SnoBalls® are affected.

Consumers with questions may contact 1-800-483-7253 and also visit www.hostesscakes.com.

Marie Espinel, Katie Lewis or Hannah Arnold
The LAKPR Group
mespinel@lakpr.com, klewis@lakpr.com or harnold@lakpr.com

Source: Hostess Brands, LLC