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Independent Grocers Alliance (IGA) Issues Nationwide Soy Allergen Alert for IGA Chicken Bouillon
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Aurora, IL -- Aug. 18, 2006 -- Creative Contract Packaging Corporation is recalling 3.33 ounce plastic bottle containers of IGA Chicken Flavored Bouillon because it may contain beef bouillon with a soy ingredient, which can be an allergenic to certain consumers. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.
A total of 121 cases of the affected code date of IGA Chicken Bouillon were distributed nationwide. Only one code date of this product is involved in this action. The code date is located on the lid of the container and it reads as follows:
Name of Product
IGA Chicken Flavored Bouillon
Best by JAN 2008
Code on Label
0 41270 00958 4
Upon awareness of this issue, notification was provided to the customers receiving shipments of IGA Chicken Flavored Bouillon.
No illnesses have been reported to date.
Consumers who have purchased packages of this product with the code date stated above (Best by JAN 2008 V06066) are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may call the company at 1-800-945-5566.