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September 12, 2000

Allergy Alert: AC Humko Recalls Cheddar Broccoli Rice and Sauce

Memphis, TN (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that AC Humko is recalling its Cheddar Broccoli Rice and Sauce, in 4.5-ounce packages under the Great Value and Piggly Wiggly labels because the product contains undeclared vermicelli, a pasta containing wheat.

This is the first public notice of this Class II recall issued by FDA.

Cheddar Broccoli Rice and Sauce, in 4.5-ounce packages under the Great Value and Piggly Wiggly labels.

Recall #F-809-0.

Great Value brand: GP020401, GP020701, GP020801, GP020901, GP030801, GP032301, GP032401, GP032701, GP032801, GP040301, GP040401, GP051801, GP051901, GP052201, GP053101, GP060101, GP060501, GP060601, GP061301, GP061401, GP061501, GP062601, GP62701,

GP62801, GP080301, GP080401, GP081001'

Piggly Wiggly brand: T0067 and T0068.

Power Packaging, Inc., Grand Prairie, Texas.

AC Humko, Memphis, Tennessee, by telephone on August 11, 2000, followed by fax and letter. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.


Approximately 55,447 cases (12 per case) Great Value brand and 315 cases of Piggly Wiggly brand were distributed.

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