Nationwide SlimFast recall - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

12/4/09

Nationwide SlimFast recall

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A nationwide voluntary recall is issued for some "slim-fast" products.

The recall affects all "slim-fast" ready-to-drink products in cans. The company says it's possible that the drinks may be contaminated with a micro-organism. The bacteria may cause diarrhea, nausea or vomiting.

The drinks are packaged in paperboard cartons and contain four, six or 12 steel cans that are 11 ounces each.

Customers who bought the cans should throw them out immediately and contact the company at 1-800-896-9479 for a full refund.

The recall does "not" affect "slim-fast" powdered shakes, meal bars or snack bars.

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