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Warning on potato chips and onion rings with possible Salmonella contamination

Issue Date

4 March 2010

Source of Information

Food and Drug Administration (FDA), United States

Food Product

Potato chips and onion rings

Manufacturer Tim’s Cascade Snacks of Algona
Product name and Description

(1) Hawaiian Kettle Style Potato Chips - Sweet Maui Onion
      Code dates: Mar 09, 2010 up to and including Jun 07, 2010

Bag net weight
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UPC
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1 ounce bags 1159400116
1.5 ounce bags 1159402213
2 ounce bags 1159420211
5 ounce bags 1159400503
8 ounce bags 1159410034
18 ounce bags 1159402005
32 ounce bags 1159403201
2 ounce 15 packs Bag 1159420211
  Box 1159499007
1.5 ounce Bag 1159402213
It’s Time for Tim’s Variety Tray 1159436001

      Pack, 36 counts

 
70 gram bags 1159400704
210 gram bags 1159400754
908 gram bags 1159403201
   

(2) Hawaiian - Sweet Maui Onion Rings

      Code dates: Mar 23,2010 and all dates up to Jun 21,2010

   
Bag net weight
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UPC
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0.75 ounce bags 1159407501
1.5 ounce bags 1159402022
4 ounce bags 1159440401
42 gram bags 1159401501

One of the affected products, ‘Hawaiian Kettle Style Potato Chips - Sweet Maui Onion', 2 oz (57g), with a best before date ‘Apr 13, 2010’ and UPC code ‘1159420211’ was on sale in city'super chain store

Reason for Recall

The products may be contaminated with Salmonella

Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety

The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) has alerted the trade to stop selling the particular products and is closely monitoring the situation

Advice to the Trade

Stop selling the particular products

Advice to Consumers

Stop consuming the particular products

Further Information

Website of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The CFS press release

Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department
4 March 2010

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Last Revision Date : 05-03-2010