Dec. 19, Dorsey Marketing Inc. (DMI) of Ville St. Laurent, Quebec, Canada, is voluntarily recalling the following three G&J Gourmet Market cocoa products because these products may contain melamine:
G&J Hot Cocoa Stuffer Item 120144 (UPC 061361201444). This hot cocoa product was sold in small green and blue boxes with a backer card, candy cane and marshmallows.
G&J His and Hers Hot Cocoa Set Item 120129 (UPC 489702201296). This
cocoa product was sold with 2 ceramic mugs in a brown box.
G&J Cocoa item 120126, sold in 2 flavors: French Vanilla Cocoa and Double Chocolate Cocoa
G&J French Vanilla Cocoa (UPC 061361201260). This product was sold in a small green bag with a whisk attached.
G&J Double Chocolate Cocoa (UPC 061361201260). This product was sold in a small pink bag with a whisk attached.
injuries have been reported and only a few samples have, in fact, been
found to include melamine. However, DMI is proceeding with this recall
in the interest of public health and the safety of American consumers.
above recalled products were imported into the United States by DMI and
distributed nationwide to retailer Big Lots during the weeks of Sept.
22, 2008 and Sept. 29, 2008 and to retailer Shopko during the week of
Oct. 10, 2008.
Consumers who purchased these products are
urged to return them to the place of purchase for a refund. Consumers
with questions may contact Tim Acheson of DMI Monday through Friday,
excluding holidays, between 9 a.m. and 5 p,m, EST toll free at
1-888-645-1053 or email email@example.com.