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August 2, 2001

Muszelki Chocolate Filled Candy Walnut Flavor Recalled

Brooklyn, NY (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said today that Adamba Imports International Inc. is recalling certain Muszelki Chocolate Filled Candy Walnut Flavor because they contain undeclared peanuts.

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

PRODUCT:
Muszelki Chocolate Filled Candy Walnut Flavor packed in flexible plastic packages, net wt. 8 oz., product of Poland. There are 48 - 8 oz. packages per case. (Note: This product was distributed in 1997.)

RECALL NUMBER: F-443-1

The product was not coded but can be identified by barcode # 0 76841 01273 1.

REASON:
New York State Department of Agriculture and Marketsí analysis found that the product contained undeclared peanuts.

MANUFACTURER:
Unknown

RECALL BY:
Adamba Imports International Inc., Brooklyn, NY via press release and telephone beginning on 4/28/00. The firm additionally sent recall letters on 5/19/00.

STATE INITIATED RECALL:
*Complete

*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.

DISTRIBUTION:
NY, CA, WA, PA, CT, MA, MD, NJ

QUANTITY:
823.5 cases (48 - 8 oz. packages per case) of product

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 August 2, 2001.  For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service please click here.

 
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