Fruiti Pops Classic Coconut Frozen Dessert Bars Allergy Alert and Recall
|Date:||July 3, 2012|
|What:||Fruiti Pops Classic Coconut frozen dessert bars|
|Why:||Egg allergen not declared on the label|
Fruiti Pops is recalling 178 dozen Fruiti Pops 4 ounce Classic Coconut frozen dessert bars because they may contain egg yolk, a food allergen not delcated on the label. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious and life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Fruiti Pops Classic Coconut frozen dessert bars were distributed in Southern California and are sold by push cart vendors and ice cream trucks. These products were distributed between June 25, 2012 and June 28, 2012. The product comes in clear polypropylene packaging and is not labeled with lot numbers nor expiration dates. The UPC 763734 000011 is located on the back of the wrapper.
No illnesses have been reported to date.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered the 4 ounce Classic Coconut frozen dessert bars was produced with egg yolk and did not reveal the ingredient egg yolk on the packaging.
Consumers who purchased the product and are allergic or sensitive to egg yolk may return the product to the place of purchase for a refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at (562) 404-2568, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Consumers with questions about food safety can Ask Heidi, a certified food safety professional.