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October 3, 2002

Recall Update The Minute Maid Company Recall is Complete

(SafetyAlerts) - The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released the following information.

PRODUCT
The products are drink boxes, each box is 6.75 fl oz and pasteurized, packed either 30 or 40 to a case as noted below:
a) Hi-C 10-pak: each case contains 4 x 10-paks (40 units total) of Hi-C Orange Lavaburst. Recall # F-879-2.
b) Hi-C 10-pak: each case contains 4 x 10-paks (40 units total) of Hi-C Fruit Punch. Recall # F-880-2;
c) Hi-C Variety Pak: each case contains 3 x 10-paks, each a different flavor,(30 units total), Hi-C Orange/Fruit
Punch/Boppin Berry. Recall # F-881-2;
d) Minute Maid Variety Pak: each case contains 3 x 10-paks, each a different flavor,(30 units total), Orange/Apple/Grape. Recall # F-882-2.

CODE
XX:XX is military time
Hi-C 10-pak:
Hi-C Orange Lavaburst: DEC0902 TI XX:XX; DEC0902 TJ XX:XX
Hi-C Fruit Punch: JAN0903 TI XX:XX; JAN0903 TJ XX:XX
Hi-C Variety Pak:
Hi-C Orange/Fruit Punch/Boppin Berry: DEC0902 T77641A 00139;
DEC1402 T77642A 00139; DEC0902 T77646A 00139; DEC0902 T77649A 00139;
DEC1402 T77650A 00139; DEC0902 T77812D 00139; DEC0402 T78005A 00139;
Minute Maid Variety Pack:
Minute Maid Orange/Apple/Grape: OCT1002 T77236G 00203;
OCT0502 T77648E 00203; OCT2302 T77806B 00203;
OCT2402 T77807C 00203; OCT0502 T77936D 00203;
OCT0502 T77943E 00203.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: The Minute Maid Company, Houston, TX, by letter on May 3, 2002.
Manufacturer: The Minute Maid Company, Paw Paw, MI.
Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
The products were spoiled due to yeast contamination.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
84,305 cases.

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide.

 
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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.