press release

May 3, 2013

Contact:
Christopher Brand
[email protected]

GIANT & MARTIN’S ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN CRISPY PIZZA

Carlisle, PA – GIANT Food Stores, LLC and MARTIN’S Food Markets, following a recall by Nestle USA, announced it removed from sale California Pizza Kitchen Crispy Thin Crust White frozen pizza because it may contain fragments of clear plastic.

The following product is included in this recall:

  • California Pizza Kitchen Crispy Thin Crust White frozen pizza, UPC 7192198745, 12.8 oz, with a production code of 3062525951 or 3062525952 or 3063525951 (The production code is the first ten digits on the second line of the blue box found on the bottom panel of the pizza box.)

GIANT/MARTIN’S has received no reports of illnesses or injuries to date. Customers who have purchased the product should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to GIANT/MARTIN’S for a full refund.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Nestle USA customer service at 1-800-456-4394. In addition customers may call GIANT/MARTIN’S Customer Service at 1-888-814-4268 for more information. Customers can also visit the GIANT/MARTIN’S websites at www.GiantFoodStores.com or www.MartinsFoods.com.

About GIANT/MARTIN’S

Celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2013, GIANT/MARTIN’S, headquartered in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, 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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