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Recall -- Firm Press Release


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Price Chopper Supermarkets Recalls Tres Leches Cakes



Price Chopper

Mona Golub
Price Chopper
Jon Pierce, APR
Pierce Communications

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 13, 2012 -Price Chopper Supermarkets is issuing a voluntary recall on two sizes of its bakery’s Central Market Classics Tres Leches cakes - the 5 inch, UPC 41735-26013, and the 8 inch, UPC 41735-25128.   Rich Foods, the manufacturer of the cake layers contained in this product, has notified Price Chopper that they may contain plastic fragments.

Though these specialty cakes have been available in stores since July 10, 2011, no plastic fragments or illnesses have been reported.

In addition to alerting the media, Price Chopper has initiated its Smart Reply notification program, which uses purchase data and consumer phone numbers on file in connection with the company’s AdvantEdge (loyalty) card to alert those households that may have purchased the product in question.

Customers can return the product to their local Price Chopper for a full refund. For more information, visit the pricechopper.com disclaimer icon website or call Price Chopper at 1-800-666-7667, option 3 between the hours of 8:30am and 7:00pm.



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