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WinCo Foods Recalls Bread in California and Nevada
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Boise, Idaho, -- March 9, 2007 -- WinCo Foods announced today that it is voluntarily recalling several bread products packaged under the Cascade Pride label and sold at its WinCo Foods stores in California and Nevada. The Cascade Pride products, manufactured for WinCo Foods by Safeway Inc., may contain wire fragments from production machinery. The recall does not affect WinCo Foods stores in Washington, Oregon, or Idaho.
The recall affects the following products with a "Best Before" date of March 15, 2007.
|Product||UPC Code #||Best Before Mar 15|
|Cascade Pride Crushed Wheat Bread||17072-00003||X|
|Cascade Pride 100% Wheat Bread||17072-00007||X|
|Cascade Pride Butter Top White Bread||17072-00008||X|
|Cascade Pride White 24 oz. Bread||17072-00017||X|
|Cascade Pride Wheat 24 oz. Bread||17072-00018||X|
|Cascade Pride Butter Top Wheat Bread||17072-00021||X|
|Cascade Pride White Sandwich Bread||17072-00022||X|
|Cascade Pride Wheat Sandwich Bread||17072-00023||X|
|Cascade Pride Texas Toast||17072-00068||X|
|Cascade Pride Maple Toast||17072-00069||X|
|Cascade Pride White 16 oz.||17072-00101||X|
|Cascade Pride Wheat 16 oz.||17072-00102||X|
The "Best Before" date can be found on the bread bag's plastic closure. The UPC number can be found on the bottom panel of the bread bag. Customers who purchased these products may return the products to their local store for a full refund.
While Safeway has received a few complaints about the products, WinCo Foods has not received any complaints to date. No injuries have been reported. Safeway has assured WinCo that the production machinery in question has been repaired and the production line cleaned. WinCo Foods values its customers and regrets the inconvenience or concern that this voluntary recall may cause