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July 5, 2000

Premier Packing Company Recalls Various Candies

Greenacres, WA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Premier Packing Company is conducting a recall of various candies repacked by the recalling firm, sold in 1-pound clear plastic bags because the products contain undeclared egg albumen, FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, and FD&C Red No. 40.

PRODUCT
Various candies repacked by the recalling firm, sold in 1-pound clear plastic bags: a) Assorted Fruit Slices; b) Raspberry Slices; c) Grapefruit Slices.

Recall #F-576/578-0. Class I

CODE
None.

MANFACTURER
Premier Packing Company, Greenacres, Washington.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by telephone on April 4, 2000, or by letter on April 21, 2000. Firm- initiated recall complete.  This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

QUANTITY
Firm estimates none remains on the market.

REASON
Products contain undeclared egg albumen, FD&C Yellow No. 5, FD&C Yellow No. 6, and FD&C Red No. 40.

Questions concerning this recall may be directed to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers July 5, 2000.

 
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