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FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
February 4, 1998

PRODUCT
Mint candies:
a) "Misty Mints" candies in 14 oz. bags, 10 lb. bulk containers and 25 lb. bulk containers under the Plantation label
b) "Mini-Misty Mints" candies in 14 oz. bags, 10 lb. bulk containers and 25 lb. bulk containers under the Plantation label.

Recall #F-241/242-8.

CODE

All product distributed from 1/1/97 to
5/31/97.

MANUFACTURER

Plantation Candies, Inc., Telford,
Pennsylvania.

RECALLED BY

Manufacturer, by letter on August 22, 1997.
Firm-initiated recall ongoing.

DISTRIBUTION

Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Florida, Michigan,
Ohio, New York, Massachusetts, Maryland, New
Hampshire, Indiana, Delaware.
Quantity a) 2,000 pounds; b) 7,100 pounds were
distributed.

REASON

Products contain the following undeclared FD&C
colors: Blue No. 1, Red No. 3, and Red No. 40.

 

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.