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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Enforcement Report - Week of December 19, 2012

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Product Detail

Product Description Longhorn Bar Peanut Butter Trail Mix (1.80 oz), 144 units per case. The bars are in packaging labeled as Longhorn Bars and have a picture of roasted peanuts and trail mix.
Recall Number F-0819-2013
Classification Class I
Code Info The UPC code for the Peanut Butter Trail Mix Protein Bar is 8-57087-00303-1 and best by date of 11/11/12. The lot Number is 111112. These codes are printed on the back of the products.
Product Distributed Qty 25,164 bars of the Peanut Butter Trail Mix
Reason For Recall LIN-MAR PARTNERS, INC of Austin, Texas recalled two varieties of Longhorn Bars: Roasted Peanut with Chocolate Energy Bars and Peanut Butter Trail Mix Protein Bars, because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection with Salmonella can result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis. This recall was initiated because these products were made using peanuts from Sunland Inc. which has issued an expanded recall of the peanuts used in these products.

Event Detail

Event Id 63472
Product Type Food
Status Ongoing
Recalling Firm Lin-Mar Partners Inc
City Austin
State TX
Country US
Voluntary / Mandated Voluntary: Firm Initiated
Recall Initiation Date 2012-10-11
Initial Firm Notification of Consignee or Public Letter
Distribution Pattern TX only
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