press release

April 16, 2015

Contact:
Christopher Brand
[email protected]

GIANT ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF BEECH-NUT CLASSICS STAGE 2 SWEET POTATO & CHICKEN PRODUCT

Carlisle, PA – Following a recall by Beech-Nut Nutrition, GIANT Food Stores, LLC announced it removed from sale Beech-Nut Classics Stage 2 Sweet Potato & Chicken product due to the possibility that some jars may contain small pieces of glass.

The following products are included in this recall:

  • Beech-Nut Classics Baby Food - Stage 2 Sweet Potato & Chicken , 4 oz., UPC 5220000575, with an expiration date of DEC 2016 and includes product numbers 12395750815 through 12395750821

GIANT has received no reports of injury to date.

Customers who have purchased this product should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to GIANT for a full refund.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Beech-Nut Consumer Help Line at 866-674-4446. In addition customers may call GIANT Customer Service at 1-888-814-4268 for more information. Customers can also visit the GIANT website.

About GIANT/MARTIN’S

Headquartered in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, GIANT/MARTIN’S operates nearly 200 grocery stores in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia, under the names of GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN’S Food Markets. GIANT/MARTIN’S employs more than 31,000 associates. Founded in 1923, GIANT and MARTIN’S have a long-standing commitment to eradicate hunger and improve the quality of life for children in addition to working with hundreds of local organizations annually. The company was recognized for its leadership in the fight against hunger with the Golden Grocer Award by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. In addition, GIANT/MARTIN’S is one of the top ten fund-raisers in the country for local Children’s Miracle Network hospitals. GIANT and MARTIN’S are Ahold companies. For more information visit www.GiantFoodStores.com and www.MartinsFoods.com. Find us on Facebook at facebook.com/giantfoodstores and facebook.com/martinsfoods.

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