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July 5, 2000

Mrs. Smith's Bakeries, Inc. Recalls SYSCO Cake Products

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Suwanee, GA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today reported that Mrs. Smith's Bakeries, Inc. is conducting a recall of certain SYSCO cake products because these cakes contain undeclared nuts.

SYSCO Cake Products: a) Apple Spice Layer Cake, 62-ounces, 9" (item 1581453) b) Apple Streusel Sheet Cake, 72-ounce (item 1581479) c) Variety Layer Cake, 9" (item 1581529).

Recall #F-595/597-0. Class I

All lots on the market at the time of recall initiation.

Dan-Co Bakery, Inc., Forest Park, Georgia.

Mrs. Smith's Bakeries, Inc., Suwanee, Georgia, by letter on April 3, 2000. Firm initiated recall complete. This is the first public notice issued by the FDA.


a) 2,051 cases; b) 2,571 cases; c) 13, 995 cases were distributed.

a) Product contains undeclared walnuts;

b) Product contains undeclared pecans;

c) Product contains undeclared walnuts.

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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