September 10, 2002
Yoo-Hoo Chocolate Beverage Has Recalled YooHoo
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
has released the
Product is a LACF drink packed into clear glass bottles with a metal crimped
screw on cap. The bottle has the word "YooHoo" molded into it and a paper
label which states: "***YooHoo CHOCOLATE DRINK 9 FL. OZ. Recall # F-751-2.
205282A XX:XX, 205292A XX:XX, 205302A XX:XX, 205312A XX:XX, 206012A XX:XX,
206032A XX:XX, 206112A XX:XX, 206122A XX:XX, 206132A XX:XX, 206142A XX:XX,
206152A XX:XX, 207012A XX:XX AND 207022A XX:XX. NOTE: THE EXTRA FOUR DIGITS
AT THE END REPRESENT THE TIME OF DAY PRODUCT WAS PACKED AND ARE NOT RELEVANT
TO THE RECALL. Codes are printed on the bottom of the bottles.
Recalling Firm: Yoo-Hoo Chocolate Beverage Corp., White Plains, NY, by
letter on August 7, 2002.
Manufacturer: Yoo Hoo Beverages Corp., aka Orangina Beverages, Inc.,
Hialeah, FL. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.
The product may be contaminated with spoilage microrganisms.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
FL, SC, AL, GA, NC, VA, TN, and KY.