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May 23, 2000

Updated List of Frozen Strawberry Products Recalled by New West Foods

Watsonville, CA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today released an updated list of frozen strawberry products, recalled by New West Foods, as the result of recent outbreak of hepatitis A in Massachusetts.

The recalled products are:

Richfoods brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries, packed in 16oz., fibermatic container

Sysco Classic brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries. Packed in 30-lb. plastic pail

Alliant Prestige brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries, packed in 6 1/2-lb. plastic tub.

Great Value brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries, packed in 10 oz. sefton container

Safeway brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries, packed in 16oz. fibermatic container

Kroger brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries, packed in 10 oz. fibermatic container

Kroger brand Frozen Sliced Strawberries, packed in 16 oz. fibermatic container

Sysco Classic brand Frozen Whole Strawberries packed in 30-lb plastic pail

New West Foods brand Frozen Juice Stock Strawberries, packed in 400-lb. Drum.

The recalled strawberries bear the codes NW060991 or NW063094, and were distributed nationwide.

This ongoing Class II recall was initiated by the company, by letters, telephone, faxes and overnight deliveries beginning on April 25, 2000, and by press release on April 28, 2000.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
FDA Recall #f-457/459-0

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers May 23, 2000.

 
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Health Professional:

Did you know?
During 2000 there were over
1050 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!

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