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January 31, 2001

Wing Kee Lung China Brand Mixed Fruit Flavored Candy Recalled

First public notice issued by FDA of 'completed recall'...

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that Strong America Ltd. is recalling Wing Kee Lung China brand Mixed Fruit Flavored Candy because the product contained unapproved and uncertified color additives.

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

PRODUCT
Wing Kee Lung China brand Mixed Fruit Flavored Candy.

Recall #F-186-1.

CODE:
Product bears barcode #7 37035 09001 9 & no other coding.

MANUFACTURER:
Unknown.

RECALLED BY:
Strong America Ltd., Brooklyn, NY, (Distributor) by letter on October 2, 2000. Firm-initiated recall, **complete. Problem identified by New York State Division of Agriculture and Markets.

**Completed recall: While the FDA has completed processing of this particular recall, it does not mean this particular product has been fully accounted for.

DISTRIBUTION:
New York and Massachusetts.

QUANTITY:
4 CASES (12 16 OZ. PACKAGES PER CASE).

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 January 31, 2001.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

 
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