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FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
August 26, 1998

PRODUCT
Open Pit Thick & Tangy Barbecue Sauce, Smokehouse Grill Variety,in 18 ounce glass jars. Recall #F-589-8.

CODE
FEB99 02137, APR99 04037, MAY9905087, JUN99 06067, and MAR00 03188. The Jar codes are followedby the code "CU RZZ4", and a four digit hour code. The productis also identified with the Case codes: 13FEB99, 03APR99,08MAY99, 06JUN99, and 18MAR00. UPC Code: 54100 10519.

MANUFACTURER
Campbell Soup Company, Napoleon, Ohio (responsible firm).

RECALLED BY
Vlasic Foods, International, Cherry Hill, New Jersey, by E-mailand fax on July 29, 1998. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION
Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Colorado,North Carolina.

QUANTITY
53,470 cases (12 jars per case) were distributed.

REASON
The nutrition facts panel on the product incorrectly lists sugars as 0g per serving when the product actually contains 11g sugar per serving.

 

The information contained herein has been obtained from sources that the Company believes to be reliable, however, the Company has not independently verified or confirmed the information and the recipient acknowledges that no representations or warranties are being made in connection with the use of the information.