May 16, 2002
Ultra Slim-Fast brand with Soy Protein Recall
- The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the following
Ultra Slim-Fast brand with Soy Protein Ready to Drink Liquid Shakes in 11.5
fl. oz. sizes:
(a) Orange-Pineapple. Recall # F-397-2;
(b) Apple-Cranberry-Raspberry. Recall # F-398-2;
(c) Orange-Strawberry-Banana. Recall # F-399-2.
?BEST BY? dates affected:
Recalling Firm: Slim-Fast Foods Co, (a Unilever Co.), West Palm Beach, FL,
by telephone, e-mail and fax beginning on February 13, 2001 and by letters
on February 14, 2001.
Manufacturer: Kagome, Inc., Slim-Fast Foods Co., Los Banos, CA.
Firm initiated recall is complete.
Products are contaminated with butyric acid anaerobes, resulting in sour
taste and swollen cans.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Nationwide and Internationally.