|FOOD AND DRUG
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
January 20, 1999
Masseria Di Puglia brand Olives (Olive Verdi in Brine), packaged in 650 gram and 2,700
gram glass jars, and in 5,000 gram metal cans. Recall #F-125-9.
Lot numbers: L 9728, L 9825, L 9824, L 9810.
Puglia Conserve SRL, Modugno, Italy.
V. Cimino & Sons, Inc., Lindenhurst, New York, by faxed letter or certified mail on
September 23, 1998, and by letter dated September 30, 1998. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Illinois, Colorado.
451 cartons (650 gram jars), 29 cartons (2700 gram jars), 29 cartons (5000 gram jars) were
Product was an acidified low-acid food that was manufactured without adherence to federal
acidified food regulations.