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Giant Food Recalls 24 oz. Party Platter Cookies
Giant Food of Landover, MD
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Landover, MD - (February 10, 2010) – Giant Food of Landover, Md. has announced a voluntary recall of its 24 oz. Party Platter Cookies because they contain almonds and almond paste, undeclared allergens that pose a serious and potential life-threatening health risk to allergic individuals. Giant has removed from sale the following product:
Giant Food Party Platter Cookies
UPC# 0200148262, 24 oz., all codes
The product is packaged on a rectangular platter with a plastic overwrap and sold through Giant’s in-store
To date, Giant has received no reports of illnesses associated with the consumption of this product. Customers who have purchased the product should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to any Giant supermarket for a full refund. Customers looking for additional information are encouraged to call Giant’s corporate brands consumer line at (877) 846-9949 Monday through Friday
from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
About Giant Food of Landover, Md.
Giant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 180 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 22,000 associates. Included within the 180 stores are 163 full-service pharmacies. For more information on Giant, visit www.GiantFood.com.
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