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October 10, 2002

Spencer Gifts Has Recalled French Kiss Body Painting Candy

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

PRODUCT
French Kiss Body Painting Candy, Net 5.4 Fl. Oz.
Recall # F-891-2.
A translucent, semi-flexible plastic outer package/ rectangular box having silver colored lettering reading in part: "French Kiss Body Painting Candy***Net 5.4 fl.oz.(160mL)" on front of package, with a ~2" x 1/2" white colored stick-on label with a bar code, reading in part: "00562967 FK BODY PAINTS ABK 145926", plus a 5/8"x3/4" white colored stick-on label reading: "2004 JA", a white colored side label with black lettering reading in part: " ***BANANA ***TUTIFRUTI *** CHERRY *** VANILLA*** Nutrition Facts Serving Size 1 tbsp (15mL) Servings about 11 per box (about 3/jar) Calories 70*** INGREDIENTS: GLUCOSE, NATURAL AND ARTIFICIAL FLAVORS, TITANIUM DIOXIDE, BLUE 1, RED 2, YELLOW 5 *** containing four (4) glass jars with screw-on lids, containing a different flavor in each jar: (banana [yellow colored thick liquid], tutifruti [blue colored thick liquid], cherry [red colored thick liquid], and vanilla[white colored thick liquid] ). Jars have no labeling.

CODE
SKU # 00562967 FK Body Paints and 2004JA or Best Before 01 2004.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Spencer Gifts, Inc., Egg Harbor Township, NJ, by e-mail on May 10, 2002.
Manufacturer: Chocolate French Kiss Inc., Quebec, Canada J7J 2B6. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
The product contains an unapproved color, amaranth (formerly known as FD&C Red No. 2).

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
3295 units.

DISTRIBUTION
NC.

 
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