|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
August 26, 1998
Canned Bartlett Pears: a) Nugget Brand Peeled Diced BartlettPears, in light
syrup, in 106 ounce cans and b)Lasco Brand Diced Bartlett Pears in Light Syrup, 6 lbs, 9
oz. cans. Recall #F-585-8.
Nugget Brand cans are ink-jet coded "BPXO S7LDS" plus afour digit military time
such as "1701". Cases are coded "122307" (date product was
cased).Lasco Brand cans are ink-jet coded "BPXO S7LDS" plus afour digit military
code time such as "1701". Cases arecoded TB01088 (date product was cased).
Truitt Bros., Inc., Salem, Oregon.
Manufacturer, by fax and telephone on July 17, 1998. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
Tennessee, Missouri and Arkansas.
The firm estimates that less than 50 cases (6 cans/case) of themislabeled product were
REASON Product contains
undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 5 and FD&C Yellow No. 6.