October 30, 2002
Joaly Enterprise Has Recalled Mini
The Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) released the following information.
Mini Fruit Jellies, all flavors, in sizes 53 oz. jars; 10.5 oz. poly bags.
Brand name is "JoeLee" where the "o" is a happy face.
a) Mango Flavor. Recall # F-016-3;
b) Lychee Flavor. Recall # F-017-3;
c) Assorted Flavor. Recall # F-018-3;
d) Grape Flavor. Recall # F-019-3;
e) Strawberry Flavor. Recall # F-020-3;
f) Peach Flavor. Recall # F-021-3;
g) Pineapple Flavor. Recall # F-022-3.
All products on the market at the time the recall was initiated.
Recalling Firm: Joaly Enterprise Company, La Mirada, CA, by press release
and letters on January 7, 2002.
Manufacturer: Jojomo Enterprise Co. Ltd., Chang-Hua, Taiwan. Firm initiated
recall is ongoing.
This type of candy is in violation of section 402 (a)(3) of the Federal
Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act in that it is unfit for food due to the
characteristics that result in a serious choking hazard.
VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
138,804 cases in 2001.
AZ, CA, FL, NC, NV, NY and TX.