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July 24, 2002

Recall Update: International Vending Tuna Salad Sandwiches Recall is Complete

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

P
RODUCT
Tuna Salad Sandwiches, 4 oz. The Tuna Salad Sandwiches are labeled in part, "TUNA SALAD SANDWICH *** Ingredients: (tuna salad & enriched bread) *** KEEP REFRIGERATED *** Net Wt. 4oz (113g)*** ". Recall # F-656-2; Tuna Salad Croissants, 5.5 oz are individually wrapped and Ready-To-Eat Sandwiches. The firm listed on the label is: VIP Foodservice, Louisville, KY.
The Tuna Salad Croissants are labeled in part, "TUNA SALAD CROSSIANT *** Ingredients: (tuna salad & butter crossiant) *** KEEP REFRIGERATED *** Net Wt. 5.5oz (155g) *** ". Recall # F-657-2.

CODE
No Codes. No Expiration Dates.

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
International Vending, Inc., Louisville, KY, by telephone on February 27, 2002. FDA initiated recall is complete.

REASON
Sandwiches containing White Albacore Tuna Salad did not declare the presence of egg yolks and FD&C Yellow #5.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
Approximately 97 sandwiches/croissants

DISTRIBUTION
KY
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