Updated October 5, 1999
Happiness Brand Peppermint Sugar
Sticks Recalled for Undeclared Colors
Dayton, OH (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Miami Cigar & Tobacco Company is recalling
Peppermint Sugar Sticks, distributed under the Happiness brand label, packed in 4.00 ounce
(113g) net weight retail plastic bags. The product fails to declare certified colors
by their common or usual names FD&C Red No. 40, FD&C Red No. 3, and FD&C Blue
Recall #F-646-9. Class III
All bags distributed on or before July 23, 1999.
Papas Candies, Covington, Kentucky.
Miami Cigar & Tobacco Company, Dayton, Ohio (distributor/responsible firm), by
telephone on July 23, 1999, followed by visit. Completed recall resulted from an
inspection by the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA).
Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana.
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