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Wegmans Issues Recall on Wegmans Italian Classics Lemon and Caper Sauce
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Rochester, NY -- November 14, 2006 -- Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is voluntarily recalling 11 oz. jars of Wegmans Italian Classics Lemon and Caper Sauce with a use-by date of 11/05/07 because they may contain pieces of glass which could cause injury or a choking hazard. The use-by date is located on the shoulder of the jar. No other code dates are being recalled.
The product was sold only at Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. located in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, and Maryland. The recalled product consists of 1,893 cases (12 jars per case) packed on November 5, 2005. To date, there have been no injuries reported. Wegmans became aware of the issue through customer complaints.
Customers may return the product to Wegmans for a full refund. Consumers who have questions or concerns about this recall should contact Wegmans Consumer Affairs Department at 585-464-4760 (in Rochester) or toll free at 1 (800) WEGMANS (934-6267) Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Visit www.wegmans.com and click on "food safety" for Wegmans' list of product recalls.