June 21, 2001FDA First Notice: Candy Express
Assorted Sugar Free Chocolates Recalled
PA (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and
Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Asher Chocolates has recalled certain Candy
Express Assorted Sugar Free Chocolates because the products were labeled as sugar free
chocolates but actually contains regular sweetened chocolates.
This is the first public notice of
this Class III
recall issued by FDA.
Candy Express Assorted Sugar Free Chocolates 7.5 oz and 15 oz boxes.
Recall # F-427-1.
The lot number for the 7.5 oz. box is 23-22-0 and the sku number for 7.5 oz. box is 80135.
The lot number for the 15 oz. box 23-21-0 and the sku number is 80137.
Asher Chocolates, Souderton, PA.
Manufacturer, by telephone on 12/19/00 and by letter on 1/12/01. Firm initiated recall is
*Completed recall: FDA states 'completed recall'
indicates the company has removed all affected product from store shelves, it does
not necessarily mean this particular product lot, or codes, have been fully accounted for.
MA, NC, NY, OH, PA, and VA.
Questions concerning this recall may be directed
to the FDA at 1-888-INFO-FDA.
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2001. For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service
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