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Posted on: Thu, 09/30/2010 - 12:16pm
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Joined: 09/30/2010 - 18:30

BAD Bad news. I heard that Ritas Ice (www.ritasice.com) has a test Store that is using Reeses Pieces and Peanut butter cups as toppings. This is direct potential Peanut contamination interaction that I will immediately have to ban Ritas for my child. Unless I get the huge email campaign to convince them to stay Peanut/nut safe. So please be careful.

Posted on: Sat, 10/02/2010 - 10:17am
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Joined: 09/01/2010 - 18:55

I haven't heard of Rita's Ice. I guess we won't be trying them. It's too bad they had to change from being peanut free.

Posted on: Sun, 10/17/2010 - 12:39pm
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Joined: 10/13/2010 - 21:22

Ritas??? Never heard of it before but now I'm certainly excited!!! =)

Posted on: Wed, 10/20/2010 - 2:57am
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Joined: 10/12/2010 - 11:49

Ritas is everywhere where I live, but so far the allergy info on there site seems fine, its the same as 2 yrs ago.

Posted on: Fri, 03/04/2011 - 5:58pm
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Joined: 03/05/2011 - 00:23

New this year: Rita's is using peanut butter candies and making chocolate peanut butter ice. no longer safe for those w/ pb allergies. high chance of cross-contamination. it's on their web site under nutritional FAQ

Posted on: Wed, 04/20/2011 - 4:19am
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Joined: 04/20/2011 - 11:12

VERRRRRY IMPORTANT: Rita's is now forcing all franchises to serve a peanut butter italian ice as of April 2011. Sorry. We used to love going there.
call rita's and voice your concerns!!

Posted on: Wed, 04/20/2011 - 4:22am
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Joined: 04/20/2011 - 10:50

I have never heard of RITAS before, but I am so happy for all of you! you guys all sound so excited, it's gonna be so wonderful being able to bring my daughter to a peanut free ice cream store!!!

Posted on: Wed, 04/20/2011 - 4:27am
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Joined: 04/20/2011 - 11:12

DON"T GO TO RITAS!!!!! THEY NOW HAVE PEANUT ITALIAN ICE Call Ritas cust service to voice your concerns 800-677-7482

Posted on: Thu, 05/05/2011 - 4:37am
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Joined: 04/11/2011 - 12:44

This is so sad :(

Posted on: Tue, 05/10/2011 - 4:22am
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Joined: 10/13/2010 - 21:22

I am in Cali. and it seems that all awesome things (excluding sunny beaches and Hollywood sensations) are in the eastern US. Even my favorite longboard skateboard company is based there. And most of the innovative peanut free stores and restaurants are seemingly only located in the east. Darn the bad luck.

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