November 15, 2003
Seoul Shik Poom Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on
Undeclared Eggs in Biscuits (Jong-Hap Cooki)
Seoul Shik Poom Inc, 31-85 Whitestone Expwy., Flushing NY, is recalling
Biscuits because it may contain undeclared eggs. Consumers who are allergic
to eggs may run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reactions
if they consume this product.
The recalled Biscuits packed in a 13.4-oz. clear, plastic container were
sold in NY, NJ, MA, VA, IL, MI, and MD.
The recall was initiated after routine sampling by New York State Department
of Agriculture and Markets Food Inspectors revealed the presence of
undeclared eggs in Biscuits in packages which did not declare eggs as an
ingredient on the label.
No illnesses have been reported to date in connection with this problem.