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March 29, 2003

Ben & Jerry's Has Recalled certain Karamel Sutra Ice Cream

(SafetyAlerts) - Ben & Jerry's has recalled certain Karamel Sutra Ice Cream pints because they may contain undeclared peanuts. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.

The Ben & Jerry's Karamel Sutra Ice Cream pints were distributed to retail stores nationally, and were not exported outside of the United States. No related illnesses have been reported to date. The situation is being fully investigated and corrected.

The affected Karamel Sutra Ice Cream Pints are dated 02/14/04. The code date appears on the bottom of the package as the month/date/year at the beginning of the second line of the black printing.

No other Ben & Jerry's products are included in this recall. Ben & Jerry's has notified all affected distributors and retail customers.

Consumers who have purchased the product carrying the codes listed above should discard it, and then call Ben & Jerry's 24-hour, toll-free Hot Line at 877-995-4716 for a full refund, or return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

This mailing has been funded by Ben & Jerry's to be sure you are aware of the situation.


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