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June 3, 2013

Blessings Inc. Recalls 16-20 Domestic EZ Peel Shrimp

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services received information regarding a recall of Blessings Inc. 16-20 EZ Peel Shrimp because it contains undeclared allergen sulfite above the levels required for products labeled "sulfite-free." People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to sulfite run the risk of allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The 16-20 EZ Peel Shrimp was distributed by Perishable Distributors of Iowa (PDI) and sold from February 12 to May 23, 2013 at the seafood display counters in the retail markets seafood section of Hy-Vee stores located in eight states: Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Illinois, Missouri, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, and at Cedar Valley Fish Market in Waterloo, Iowa.

The product in question can be identified by lot numbers 13047-1, 13038-3 and 13037-1.
The full recall can be found at www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm354861.htm?source=govdelivery.

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