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November 6, 2002

Recall Update: Fresco World Recall Complete

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

PRODUCT
Mini Fruit Jelly snack cups, Brand ABC NATA DECOCO, various and assorted
flavors. Sold in 10.5 oz bag and plastic jar containing about 105 cups.
Varieties included:
a) Assorted. Recall # F-043-3;
b) Mango. Recall # F-044-3;
c) Peach. Recall # F-045-3;
d) Lychee. Recall # F-046-3.

CODE
All codes.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Fresco World, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, by letter dated
August 6, 2002 and by press release on August 8, 2002.
Manufacturer: Tsang Lin Industries Ltd., Taichung, Taiwan.
Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
This 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
41,269 cases.

DISTRIBUTION
CA, NY and Mexico.

 
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