VOLUNTARY RECALL: PC White Corn Black Bean Mild Salsa and PC Salsa Mild

VOLUNTARY RECALL: PC White Corn Black Bean Mild Salsa and PC Salsa Mild 
BRAMPTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 02/20/13 -- The following alert
was transmitted by Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) to the news
media on February 19, 2013  
VOLUNTARY RECALL: PC White Corn Black Bean Mild Salsa and PC Salsa
Mild 
BRAMPTON, ON - February 19, 2013 - Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw)
is advising the public not to consume select 650 ml size of PC White
Corn Black Bean Mild Salsa and 430 ml size of PC Salsa Mild, because
some of the products may contain pieces of plastic. 
Specifically: 


 
--  650 ml size of PC White Corn Black Bean Mild Salsa: UPC 060383697211
    with product code date BB:2013DE07, 
--  430 ml size of PC Salsa Mild: UPC 060383736194 with product code date:
    BB:2014JA30 

 
The vendor has identified the source and corrected the issue to
ensure no further product issues.  
Loblaw has removed all affected lot codes of this product from sale
in stores as a precautionary measure as soon as it was notified of
the issue from the vendor. No consumer complaints or injuries have
been reported to date.  
The products were sold at: 


 
--  BC, AB, SK, MB: Extra Foods(R), nofrills(R), Real Canadian
    Superstore(R), Shop Easy(R), SuperValu(R), Your Independent Grocer(R),
    Real Canadian Wholesale Club(R) 
--  ON: Fortinos, Loblaws(R), nofrills(R), Real Canadian Superstore(R), Real
    Canadian Wholesale Club(R), valu-mart(R), Your Independent Grocer(R),
    Zehrs(R), Freshmart 
--  Atlantic: Cash & Carry, Real Canadian Wholesale Club(R), Dominion,
    Freshmart, Red & White, nofrills(R), Save Easy, Real Canadian
    Superstore(R) 
--  Quebec: AXEP, Group Distribution, L'Intermarche, Loblaws, Maxi & Cie,
    Maxi, Provigo, a plein gaz 

 
For a complete list of store information please visit:
http://loblawstores.ca/LCLOnline/ 
We sincerely apologize to our valued customers for any inconvenience
or concern due to the unavailability of this product and its recall.
The health and safety of our customers is paramount to us and we are
committed to providing our customers with a clean and safe store
environment and offering products that are produced, sourced and
handled responsibly. 
Customers can return the products to any of the above mentioned
Loblaw banner stores in the provinces indicated where the customer
service desk will provide a full refund (including without receipt)
or contact customer service at 1-888-495-5111 or
customerservice@presidentschoice.ca 


 
For more information:                                                       
                                                                            
Customers please contact:                                                   
Loblaw Customer Relations                                                   
1-888-495-5111 or mailto:customerservice@presidentschoice.ca                
                                                                            
Canadian Food Inspection Agency                                             
1-800-442-2342/TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time,     
Monday to Friday)                                                           
                                                                            
Media please contact:                                                       
Public Relations Department, Loblaw Companies Limited                       
pr@loblaw.ca or (905) 459-2500                                              

 
The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.  
For more information consumers and industry can call the CFIA at
1-800-442-2342 / TTY 1-800-465-7735 (8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern
time, Monday to Friday). 
For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall
Report at: http://active.inspection.gc.ca/eng/corp/recarapp_dbe.asp. 
To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food
safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product
recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca. 
Contacts:
CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600
 
 
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