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October 5, 2001

Big Land Bakery Recalls Guava Filling Cake, Guava Short Cake and Strawberry Cup Cake

Hialeah, FL  (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Big Land Bakery, Inc. is recalling "Big Land" brand Guava Filling Cake, "Big Land" brand Guava Short Cake and "Big Land" brand Strawberry Cup Cake.

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

Recall Number, Product and Code:
F-575-1 "Big Land" brand Guava Filling Cake, net weight 12 ounces. Product is packed in a metal container and placed in a cardboard box printed in part, "*** BIG LAND BAKERY, INC. 2700 West 3rd Court, Hialeah, Florida 33010 ***" and sealed in a plastic wrap. See attached label.
b) F-576-1 "Big Land" brand Guava Short Cake, net weight 2 1/2 ounces. Product is packed in a plastic package printed in part, "*** BIG LAND BAKERY, INC. 2700 West 3 Court, Hialeah, FL 33010 ***". See attached label.
c) F-577-1 "Big Land" brand Strawberry Cup Cake, net weight 7.5 ounces. Product is packed in plastic package printed in part, "***SIX PACK STRAWBERRY CUP CAKE ** BIG LAND BAKERY, INC 2700 West 3 Court, Hialeah,FL
33010 ***". See attached label.

Codes:
All codes

REASON:
For products a and b, undeclared Red #40, Yellow #5, and Blue #1; for products c and d, undeclared Yellow # 5 and #6; for products e, f, and g, undeclared Red # 40.

MANUFACTURER/RECALLING FIRM:
Big Land Bakery, Inc. Hialeah, FL

RECALLED BY:
The firm is having their delivery personnel relable store product with corrective labeling beginning on 7/13/01 and they projected completing the field correction by 7/30/01 or soooner.

FIRM INITIATED RECALL:
Complete

DISTRIBUTION:
Product directly distributed to 633 retail stores in South Florida (Dade, Broward, and Monroe Counties).

QUANTITY:
The firm would not give FDA any estimate. There is a two month expiration date
.

 
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