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Kroger, Perry and ShurFine Ice Cream Recalls, more products added.

Posted Jan 23 2009 3:57pm
Kroger Recalls Additional Select Ice Cream Product Due to Possible Health Risk
Corrects identifying “Sell by” date on one product recalled Monday
Media Contact:
Meghan Glynn
(513) 762-1304

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- CINCINNATI, Ohio, January 20, 2009 – The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling the "Light" version of its Private Selection Light Peanut Butter Passion Ice Cream sold in select stores because the product was associated with peanut butter supplied by Peanut Corporation of America and may be contaminated with Salmonella. Stores under the following names are included in this recall: City Market, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC and Smith's. This is an expansion of a recall Kroger initiated Monday, January 19.

Stores the company operates under the following names did not receive any of the ice cream being recalled: Kroger, Ralphs, Dillons, Food 4 Less, Foods Co., Jay C, Scott's, Owen's, Baker's, Gerbes, Hilander and Pay Less.

No illnesses have been reported in connection with the ice cream.

Item Descriptions:

Kroger is recalling the following ice cream:

Private Selection Peanut Butter Passion Light Ice Cream sold in 1.75 quart (56-ounce containers under the UPC Code Number: 1111054016 with a "Sell by" date of 8-13-09 followed by 49-70.
This is in addition to the following items Kroger recalled on Monday, January 19:

Private Selection Peanut Butter Passion Ice Cream sold in 1.75 quart (56-ounce) containers under the UPC Code Number: 0001111052816 with a "Sell by" date of 8-13-09 followed by 49-70. Please note this "Sell by" date corrects the "Sell by" date previously announced of 8-11-09.
Private Selection Peanut Butter Passion Ice Cream sold in 48-ounce containers with a "Sell by" date of 9-13-09 under the following UPC Code Number: 0001111054437.
The ice cream was sold in City Market, Fred Meyer, Fry's, King Soopers, QFC and Smith's stores in the following states: Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

Customers who have recently purchased this ice cream should not eat it and return the product to a store for a full refund or replacement.

The FDA has indicated that Peanut Corporation of America is the focus of its investigation into Salmonella-related illnesses that may be linked to contaminated peanut butter. For more information, please visit the FDA's website at www.fda.gov.

No other Kroger products are involved in the recall. Kroger continues to follow FDA guidelines and, for the safety of customers, has withdrawn other products from sale that contain peanut butter ingredients implicated in this outbreak, as directed by the FDA and suppliers involved.


According to the FDA, peanut butter sold in jars, including Kroger brand peanut butter sold in the retailer's family of stores, is not involved in the ongoing investigation.

Consumers who have questions about the ice cream recall may contact Kroger toll-free at (800) 632-6900. For more information, please visit www.kroger.com/recalls.
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Perry's Ice Cream Company Adds Two Products to Voluntary Recall of Select Peanut Butter Ice Cream Products
Contact:
Marissa Wilson
716.542.5492 X274

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Buffalo, N.Y. – January 22, 2009 – Perry’s Ice Cream today announced an update to their January 17, 2009 voluntary recall of select ice cream products containing peanut butter because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The ice cream contains peanut butter supplied by Peanut Corporation of America, which is the subject of an FDA investigation concerning recent Salmonella outbreaks.


The two new items are:

Shurfine Peanut Butter Swirl Ice Cream (1.75 QT) distributed in New York and Pennsylvania
Meijer Peanut Butter Cup (16oz) distributed in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Michigan
The following is a complete list of ice cream products affected by the recall, manufactured between July 2008 and January 2009:


Pictures of ice cream recalled

UPC Code
Description
Pack size

75767-39002
Perry's Peanut Butter Cup Craze Ice Cream
1/2 Pint

75767-00226
Perry's Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream
1.5 QT

75767-00226
Perry's Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream
1.75 QT

75767-29704
Perry's Peanut Butter Chip Frozen Yogurt
1.5 QT

75767-29704
Perry's Peanut Butter Chip Frozen Yogurt
1.75 QT

75767-50042
Perry's Peanut Butter Sundae Crunch Ice Cream Bar
24/3.5 fl oz

75767-00237
Perry's Peanut Butter Fudge Ice Cream
1.5 QT

75767-00237
Perry's Peanut Butter Fudge Ice Cream
1.75 QT

75767-22309
Perry's Perfectly Churned Light Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream
1.5 QT

75767-22309
Perry's Perfectly Churned Light Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream
1.75 QT

N/A
Perry's 3 GL Peanut Butter Cup
3 GL

N/A
Perry's 3 GL YGT Peanut Butter Chip
3 GL

15400-22259
Shurfine Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream
1.75 QT

15400-22258
Shurfine Peanut Butter Swirl Ice Cream
1.75 QT

77890-53531
Wegmans Chocolate Nutty Cone Ice Cream 1.75 QT
1.75 QT

77890-52460
Wegmans Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream 1.75 QT
1.75 QT

77890-60212
Wegmans Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream Pint
1.75 QT

77890-29723
Wegmans Peanut Butter Swirl Ice Cream 1.75 QT
1.75 QT

77890-29034
Wegmans Peanut Butter Sundae Ice Cream 1.75 QT
1.75 QT

77890-53525
Wegmans Peanut Butter Pretzel Ice Cream 1.75 QT
1.75 QT

77890-35369
Wegmans Peanut Butter Crunch Ice Cream Bar 6 Pack
6/3.5 oz each

77890-10466
Wegmans Peanut Butter Candy Sundae Cup Ice Cream 4 Pack
4/6fl oz each

77890-10394
Wegmans Peanut Butter Sundae Cup Ice Cream 4 Pack
4/6fl oz each

71928-39684
Meijer Peanut Butter Cup Ice Cream 16 Fl oz
16 Fl Oz










The company has not received any consumer illness complaints about these products.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled products are urged to destroy the product. Consumers with questions or who would like a refund may contact the Perry’s Consumer Affairs Department at 1-800-873-7797 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday EST. For updated recall information, or to leave a message during non-business hours, please call 716-562-0260.

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