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April 28, 2000

Tropical Source Semi-Sweet and Espresso Roast Chocolate Chips Recalled

Hoboken, NJ (SafetyAlerts) - Cloud Nine Inc. has today issued a recall of Tropical Source Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips and Tropical Source Espresso Roast Chocolate Chips because the product contains a small amount of milk protein, which is not declared on the ingredient label.

People with an allergy or sensitivity to dairy products run the risk of experiencing a serious reaction if this product is consumed.

The recall affects all Tropical Source Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips and Tropical Source Espresso Roast Chocolate Chips sold in the United States and Canada that in 1999.  There is no expiration date on the recalled product.   Cloud Nine has taken steps to prevent this problem from reoccurring and has already distributed new dairy-free Semi-Sweet and Espresso Roast chocolate chips.  The dairy-free products can be identified by a white-colored production Julian date, beginning with the numbers 009, located on the back of the bag.

Persons with allergies to dairy are urged to avoid any products from bulk bins and to await the new bagged products.  Any of the recalled products may be returned to the place of purchase for a refund.

Consumers with questions should contact Cloud Nine at 1-800-398-2380, ext. 217.

Notice of this product warning was sent via email to SafeMail subscribers April 28, 2000.

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