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December 6, 2002

Frito Lay Has Recalled Potato Chips

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

PRODUCT
Potato Chips in 1.5 oz and 5.5oz bags labeled as Lay's Salt and Vinegar Artificially Flavored
Potato Chips. Recall # F-088-3.

CODE
Freshness Date: Oct 29 425124101 5.5oz package (all time stamps).

Freshness Date: Oct 29 425124106 5.5oz package with time stamp of 13:30-14:00.

Freshness Date: Nov 5 425124108 1.5oz package with time stamp of 13:30-14:00.

The code information appears in the upper, right corner on the front of every package.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Recalling Firm: Frito Lay, Inc., Plano, TX, by visits beginning September 17, 2002.
Manufacturer: Frito-Lay, Inc. Topeka, Kansas Manufacturing Plant Topeka, KS. Firm initiated
recall is ongoing.

REASON
Packages contain California Cool Dill Potato Chips instead of Salt and Vinegar Potato Chips.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
500 bags of 1830 affected bags were distributed.

DISTRIBUTION
KS, NE, MO, OK, IA, AK, IL and TX.

 
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