February 9, 2000Georgia Food Inspectors Urge
Return of Decorated Cakes Bought at Publix Store
Snellville, GA (SafetyAlerts) - Georgia Commissioner of
Agriculture Tommy Irvin is advising consumers who purchased decorated cakes on
Saturday, February 5, from Publix #508, 1905 Scenic Highway, Snellville, not to eat the
cakes but to return them to the store for a refund.
``We have reports from consumers who allegedly
became ill after eating decorated cakes from the store on that day," said
Commissioner Irvin. ``We are investigating and monitoring the situation with the
assistance of Georgia Department of Human Resources' Public Health Laboratory."
Consumers who have questions may call the Georgia
Department of Agriculture's Consumer Protection Division at 404-656-3621.
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