April 18, 2002
Frito-Lay Has Recalled Doritos Nacho Cheesier
Plano, TX (SafetyAlerts)
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said that Frito-Lay has recalled 1,667 cases (6 bags per
case) of Doritos Nacho Cheesier Tortilla Chips in Indiana, Ohio and Illinois
only. There are only 110 cases (660 bags) of this lot that may contain a
soy-based seasoning. While no illnesses have been reported, people who have
an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life
threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. The company is
now retrieving the product from its distribution system and store shelves.
The affected packages are limited to 13.5 ounce bags of Doritos Nacho
Cheesier Tortilla Chips distributed in Indiana, Ohio and Illinois only.
Those specific packages have a freshness date of June 4 and a nine-digit
code number of 319309350. This nine-digit code number is located under the
Consumers with this product should return it for a full refund to the retail
outlet where it was purchased. Consumers who want more information may call
Frito-Lay Consumer Affairs, 1-800-352-4477.