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July 17, 2002

Recall Update: Caiazza Candy Assorted Chocolates Recall is Complete

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

PRODUCT
Assorted Chocolates in 5 oz. and 16 oz. boxes. The 5 oz. box contains 12 pieces of chocolates and has a clear lid with a gold bottom. Top clear lid/label states "CAIAZZA.FINE CHOCOLATES.THE CAIAZZA CANDY COMPANY.CHOICE ASSORTED. Net Weight 5 oz."
The 16 oz. box is purple/lavendar with a gold ribbon/band states "CAIAZZA FINE CHOCOLATES.THE CAIAZZA CANDY COMPANY DELUXE ASSORTED CHOCOLATES. NET WT 16 OZ (454.4g)" on top lid of box. Recall # F-626-2.

CODE
No code/lot numbers on package. The firm recalled all products on the market at the time the recall was initiated.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Caiazza Candy Co., Inc., New Castle, PA, by press release on September 28, 2001. Firm initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Both the 5 oz. and the 16 oz. sizes contained undeclared
dried egg yolk and FD&C Yellow No. 5. The 5 oz. size also contained undeclared FD&C Yellow No. 6.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
43 cases of 5 oz. product; 11 cases of 16 oz. product.

DISTRIBUTION
PA, NJ, NY, DC, MA, MN and OH
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