Skittles, Starbursts, Life Savers products recalled due to metal fragments
Mars Wrigley issued a voluntary recall of gummies released under the Skittles, Starburst, and Life Savers brand names due to the potential presence of metal fragments.
There have been no recalls of traditional Skittles, Starbursts, or Life Savers candy. Instead, they're limited-edition gummy of these items.
These items were created by a third party and distributed in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, according to consumer complaints, and they may include a very thin metal wire hidden in the gummies or loose in the bag. According to the company, no illnesses have been recorded so far.
According to Mars Wrigley, anyone who has purchased a recalled product should discard it. The company also states that it "will work with merchants to remove recalled products from store shelves," however there is no information on how to seek a refund for the recalled items.