Contact: Lori Willis
Director of Communications
Oct. 2, 2006
Bolthouse Farms Issues Recall for 100% Carrot Juice
This product is carried at Schnucks and Logli stores
Schnucks and Logli customers should check their refrigerators for the following Bolthouse Farms 100% Carrot Juice products with "use-by" dates up to and including 11Nov06:
450 ml bottle UPC: 0007146420040
1 liter bottle UPC: 0007146420060
To date, four people in Georgia and Florida have become ill after consuming what were most likely improperly refrigerated bottles of carrot juice.
Botulism can cause the following symptoms: general weakness, dizziness, double-vision and trouble with speaking or swallowing. Difficulty in breathing, weakness of other muscles, abdominal distension and constipation may also be common symptoms. People experiencing these problems should seek immediate medical attention.
Schnucks and Logli customers in
Consumers who have concerns or questions about juice safety are encouraged to call the FDA at 1-800-SAFEFOOD, or Wm. Bolthouse Farms at 661-366-7205.
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