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December 5, 2000

Saks Fifth Avenue Just Truffles Handmade Chocolates Recalled

Fort Worth, TX (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that DFG Confectionery, doing business as The Sweet Shop is recalling certain Saks Fifth Avenue Just Truffles Handmade Chocolates.  The product fails to list macadamia nuts as an ingredient. However, the nut is visible on the candy and is also pictured on the product’s label.

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

PRODUCT
Saks Fifth Avenue Just Truffles Handmade Chocolates in 13.5-ounce (383g) boxes, 6 boxes per carton.

Recall #F-057-1.

CODE
000256 and 000258.

MANUFACTURER
DFG Confectionery, doing business as The Sweet Shop,
Fort Worth, Texas.

RECALLED BY
Manufacturer, by telephone on November 8, 2000, and by letter faxed on November 9, 2000. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

QUANTITY
138 cases (6 units per case) were distributed.

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 SafetyAlerts subscribers December 5, 2000.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

 
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