AA USA Trading of New Jersey is recalling both dried kiwi and dried mango products because they may contain undeclared sulfites and FD&C colors. Anyone who is allergic to those ingredients or has severe sensitivity to them could have a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they eat these products. No illnesses have been reported to date.
The products were sold in retail stores in New York and New Jersey beginning July 2014. The recalled products are 8-ounce packages of dried mango in a plastic bag printed in green and white with the letters “AA” and the “thumbs-up” symbol, labeled “Dried Tai Sweet Mango Slice.” The UPC number is 6944155210102. The 8-ounce packages of dried kiwi product are in a similar plastic bag labeled “Dried Kiwi Slice” with UPC number 6944155210041. The packaging also does not declare Yellow #6 in the dried mango product and both Yellow #5 and Blue #1 in the dried kiwi product.
If you purchased either of these products and are allergic to sulfites or are sensitive to colors, please don’t eat them. Discard or return them to the place of purchase for a refund.