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October 2, 1999

Winn-Dixie Voluntarily Recalls Certain Lots of its 'Superbrand' Bottled Water

Jacksonville, FL (SafetyAlerts) - Certain lots of  'Superbrand' bottled water are voluntarily being recalled by the Winn Dixie grocery chain.  According to a company representative glass was found in machinery which bottles the water, as a preventative measure Winn Dixie has decided to recall all containers which may have been affected.  No injuries have been reported.

The identifying markings are:

Superbrand Distilled Water
  1 gal. w/ sell-by dates: Sept. 24 00, thru Sept. 30 00

Superbrand Purified Water
  1 gal. with sell-by dates: Sept. 29 00 & Sept. 30 00

Superbrand Spring Water
  1 gal. with sellby date Jan. 23 00

Superbrand Spring Water
  2.5 gal. with sell-by date Jan. 29 00

Superbrand Drinking Water
  1 gal. with sell-by dates: Sept. 24 00, thru Sept. 30 00

Sell-by dates and the plant number are printed on the bottom of the product label. No other dates of these products are affected. Plant personnel discovered glass in a piece of equipment. No glass has been found in any bottled product. However, because of our commitment to our customers we are recalling the products above. Much of this product is still in Winn-Dixie warehouses.

These products were for distribution only to stores in the following Florida and southern Georgia counties.

FLORIDA COUNTIES: ALACHUA, BAKER, BRADFORD, BREVARD, CHARLOTTE , CITRUS, CLAY, COLLIER, COLUMBIA, DESOTO, DUVAL, FLAGLER, GADSDEN, HENDRY, HERNANDO, HIGHLANDS, HILLSBOROUGH, INDIAN RIVER, JEFFERSON, LAKE, LEE, LEON, LEVY, MADISON, MANATEE, MARION, NASSAU, ORANGE , OSCEOLA, PASCO, PINELLAS, POLK, PUTNAM, ST. JOHNS, ST. LUCIE, SARASOTA, SEMINOLE , SUMTER, SUWANNEE, TAYLOR, VOLUSIA AND WAKULLA.

GEORGIA COUNTIES: APPLING, BEN HILL, BULLOCH, CAMDEN, COFFEE, COLQUITT, COOK, CRISP, DECATUR, DOUGHERTY, EFFINGHAM, EVANS, GLYNN, GRADY, LEE, LIBERTY, LOWNDES, MITCHELL, TELFAIR, THOMAS, TIFT, TOOMBS, WARE, AND WAYNE.

Customers should return recalled product to their local Winn-Dixie store for replacement or refund. Customers may call the Company's toll free information line: 1 (888) 784-3470.

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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.