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Alamance Foods Recalls Flavor Right (Parve) Whipped Topping
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Burlington, NC -- June 3, 2005 -- Alamance Foods, Inc. of Burlington, North Carolina is recalling 770 cases of 7 ounce cans of non dairy (Parve) topping bearing the label "Flavor Right (Parve) Whipped Topping", product code number 72205, because the product contains a dairy component and people who have allergies to dairy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
The recalled cans of whipped topping were distributed Nation wide.
The product comes in a metal 7 ounce aerosol can marked on the neck of the can with code number 72205 and bearing the label, "Flavor Right (Parve) Whipped Topping".
One person was treated and released after experiencing an allergic reaction to the dairy component in the product.
The recall was initiated after testing confirmed the presence of a dairy component in the product. Investigation to date has not yet determined the manner in which the dairy component was introduced to the product during the manufacturing process.
Consumers who have purchased code number 72205 of the 7 ounce can non dairy (Parve) topping are urged to return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-800-476-9111.