Best Yet, IGA, Sunny Select, Super C, Carriage Trade and Glencourt Macaroni
& Cheese Dinners Recalled
FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Consumer Media: 888-Info-FDA
May 12, 1999
Steeleville, IL (SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) today reported that Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation is recalling various
brands of macaroni & cheese dinners, packed in 7.25 ounce boxes, because the product
may contain pieces of glass.
Macaroni & Cheese Dinners, packed in 7.25 ounce boxes, under the following labels:
a) Safeway Mac `N Cheese; Distributed by Safeway Inc., UPC 21130-50598
b) Food Lion; Distributed by Food Lion, Inc., UPC 35826-00491
c) Best Yet; Packed for Scrivner, Inc., UPC 42187-40712
d) IGA; Distributed by IGA, Inc., UPC 41270-81500
e) Sunny Select; Distributed by Super Store Industries, UPC 17544-10677
f) Super C; Prepared for Briska Inc., UPC 62609-53881
g) Carriage Trade; Prepared for Continental Sales Ltd.,UPC 56595-24206
h) Glencourt; Prepared for Glencourt Distributors, UPC 8203-50001.
FEB2400C21, FEB2500A21, FEB2500B21, FEB2500C21, FEB2600A21, FEB2600B21, FEB2600C21,
MAR0400B21 and MAR0400C21.
Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation, Steeleville, Illinois.
Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation, Chester, Illinois, by press release on April 9, 1999, and by
telephone on April 12, 1999, followed by fax. Firm-initiated recall ongoing.
DISTRIBUTION Alabama, California,
Colorado, Florida, Mississippi, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South
Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin Canada.
11,280 cases(48 boxes per case) were distributed; firm estimated that 50 percent of
product remained on market at time of recall initiation.