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Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms Announces Precautionary Voluntary Shelf Withdrawal of the Following Items:
001185 PEANUTS-DRY ROASTED, SALTED 30 lb Case All lot codes prior to 0300999
001186 PEANUTS-HONEY ROASTED, SUNRIDGE 30 lb Case All lot codes prior to 0300999
006119 SUNRIDGE SNACK MIX-SUPREME FRUIT & NUT 16 lb Case All lot codes prior to 0300999
006187 SUNRIDGE SNACK MIX-MISO CURRY NUT MIX 16 lb Case All lot codes prior to 0300999
866240 SUNRIDGE TUBS-MISO CURRY NUT MIX 8/7.5 oz Case All lot codes prior to 0300999
Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- January 30, 2009--Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms of Pajaro, CA announced that it has taken the precautionary measure of voluntarily recalling the above mentioned items.
The product contains peanuts supplied by Peanut Corporation of America, which is the subject of an FDA investigation concerning recent Salmonella outbreaks. Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) has initiated a voluntary recall of all peanut products since January 2007 at its Blakely, Georgia facility, "because the products have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella." Salmonella is an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website at http://www.cdc.gov.
Falcon Trading Company/SunRidge Farms is committed to producing only the highest quality products, and our top priority is the safety of our customers. For this reason we are issuing this voluntary recall as a precautionary measure.
No illnesses have been reported in connection with the recalled product and no other SunRidge Farms products are being recalled.
Consumers who have purchased the above mentioned items should return it to the retail store where they purchased it for a full refund. If they have any questions they should call Falcon Trading Company's customer service at 1-831-786-7000.