July 13, 2001Publix Recalls Premium Coffee
Almond Fudge Light Ice Cream
, FL (SafetyAlerts) - Publix Super
Markets Inc. is voluntarily recalling Publix Premium Coffee Almond Fudge Light Ice Cream
half gallon carton sell-by date: 15 NOV 01, 12-444.
This product may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe
sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if
they consume these products.
Publix Spokesperson Lee Brunson said, "Through our internal quality assurance process
we were able to recover most of the affected product. Although only 216 cartons were
shipped to a limited area of stores, as a precaution we are recalling all product within
this sell-by date purchased in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama."
Brunson said, "We are working very closely with the Food and Drug Administration and
our manufacturing facility to resolve this situation with accuracy and expedience."
The company has received one complaint regarding this product.
Publix is encouraging all customers who purchased the affected product to return the
product to their store for a full refund or replacement.
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