June 19, 2001Jacobs Mikado Bisquits Recalled
in New York
NY (SafetyAlerts) - Ireland's
Own of 48-14 54th Ave., Maspeth, NY is recalling Jacobs Mikado biscuits in 250 gram
plastic trays with product code, Best Before 17APR01 0239 2B because the product contains
People who have allergies to sulfites run the risk of serious or life-threatening
reactions if they consume foods containing it.
The recalled Jacobs biscuits were distributed in the New York 5 boroughs and Nassau
County. No illnesses have been reported to date.
The recall was initiated after routine sampling by Food Inspectors from the New York State
Department of Agriculture and Markets revealed the presence of undeclared sulfites. The
product is manufactured by Jacobs biscuits, Belgard Road, Tallaght, Dublin 24, Ireland and
The Jacobs Bakery Limited, P.O. Box 14, Liverpool, L97JX, U.K.
Consumers who have purchased Jacobs Mikado biscuits, 250gram with the above coding are
urged to return it to the store where it was purchased. Consumers with questions can
contact the distributor at (718) 472-1203.
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