Walmart Just Recalled a Great Value Product Sold in 30 States and Online

Updated: Apr. 03, 2024

An alert reveals the recall was initiated after a customer discovered an issue that could affect consumers with two health conditions.

If you’re a fan of sweet and salty snacks, check your pantry for a product that has been recalled. On March 13, 2024, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the recall of a popular product sold at Walmart locations in 30 states and on 

The recall affects Great Value Honey Roasted Cashews which are produced by the company John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. The issue was discovered when a customer alerted Walmart to the presence of coconut in the product. Further investigation revealed that coconut cashews were mistakenly packed into certain honey-roasted cashew containers. Additionally, the coconut cashews contain undeclared milk. Both coconut and milk are major allergens for some individuals and could lead to life-threatening reactions if consumed.

The affected product was distributed via and retail locations in 30 states including Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, and West Virginia.

The 5 Healthiest Nuts You Can Eat

The recall specifically targets containers of Great Value Honey Roasted Cashews with the following details:

  • Best if used by: Jul 08 2025 GH2 (located on the bottom of the plastic can)
  • 8.25 oz plastic can with a blue wrap-around label
  • UPC: 078742133348

No illnesses or reactions have been reported by customers. However, they are urged to return the product to a Walmart location for a refund. For any questions, individuals can contact John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. at 1-800-874-8734, Monday to Friday, 8 am to 5 pm CDT (Central Daylight Time), or via email at [email protected].