October 7, 2003
Indiana Firm Recalls Meat Products
Because Of Undeclared Allergens
Olympic Food Products Inc., a Kokomo, Ind., establishment, is voluntarily
recalling approximately 33,000 pounds of frozen corn dogs that contain
undeclared allergens (egg, whey) and an undeclared ingredient (beef), the
U.S. Department of Agriculture?s Food Safety and Inspection Service
The products being recalled are:
"QUICKMEAL PREMIUM CORN DOG, BATTER-WRAPPED CHICKEN & PORK FRANK ON A STICK,
NET WT 2.75 oz. Included on each package is the label code "40238-07", which
is located on the back of the package in the lower right hand corner below
the list of ingredients. These products contained undeclared allergens and
were produced on July 28, Aug. 18, and Sept. 16, 2003.
"OUICKMEAL PREMIUM JUMBO CORN DOG, BATTER-WRAPPED CHICKEN & PORK FRANK ON A
STICK, NET WT 4 oz. Included on each package is the label code "37175-02",
which is located on the back of the package in the lower right hand corner
below the list of ingredients. These products contained an undeclared
ingredient and were produced on Aug. 18 and 19, 2003.
All of the products subject to recall also bear the establishment code "EST.
P-6882" inside the USDA mark of inspection.
The products were distributed nationwide to wholesale and retail
establishments. The problem was discovered by the company.
FSIS has received no reports of illnesses associated with consumption of
these products. Anyone concerned about an illness should contact a
Consumers with questions about this recall may contact the company?s
consumer hotline at 1-877- 446-7635. Media with questions should contact
Mike Downs, company president, at 1-800-326-4008.