Jars of Nice! Peaches and Mixed Fruit Recalled Due to Possible Glass Contamination
Walgreen's stores nationwide, including those in the Evansville area, have voluntarily pulled all jars of Nice! brand Sliced Peaches and Mixed Fruit after their parent company, Milky Way International Trading Corporation issues a recall due to possible shards of glass in the product.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) shared the company's announcement through their website on Monday. The recall was put into effect after Milky Way International received one complaint of glass being found in a jar of the sliced peaches. To date, there have been no complaints regarding the mixed fruit.
If you've purchased either product recently, check the jar for the following information to see if it's affected by the recall.
Item # 80894 Nice! Brand Peach Slices in Light Syrup 8oz
- Lot number - 3700/01069 12/15/2017
- Bottle Label UPC - 0-49022-80894-2
- Case UPC - 100-49022-80894-9
Item # 80896 Nice! Brand Mixed Fruit in Light Syrup 8oz
- Lot number - 3700/01069 12/08/2017
- Bottle Label UPC - 0-49022-80896-6
- Case UPC - 100-49022-80896-3
The FDA says affected jars should be returned to the store where they were purchased for a refund.
If you have any questions regarding the recall, the FDA recommends contacting Milky Way International immediately at 1-888-496-9187 between 6 a.m. and 3 p.m. CST Monday through Friday.
[Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration]