June 29, 2000Allergy Alert: Cavallaro Specialty Foods Recalls Flora Imported
Sun-Dried Tomatoes (Bags)
NY (SafetyAlerts) - Cavallaro
Specialty Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling its 4 oz. packages of Flora Imported
Sun-Dried Tomatoes (Bags) because the product contains undeclared sulfites. People
who have allergies to Sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic
reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled "Sun-Dried Tomatoes" were distributed in Central and Western New
York, in retail stores. The product comes in a 4 oz. plastic bag.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that the product was distributed in
packaging that did not reveal the presence of sulfites.
Consumers who have purchased the 4 oz. packages of "Flora Imported Sun-Dried
Tomatoes" are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.
Consumers with questions may contact Flora Foods, Inc. at 1-800-697-3567.
Notice of this product warning was
sent via email to SafeMail
subscribers June 29, 2000.
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