Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Rich Products Corporation Farm Rich® Snack Products

 Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Rich Products Corporation
                          Farm Rich® Snack Products

PR Newswire

LANDOVER, Md., April 4, 2013

LANDOVER, Md., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Giant Food of Landover, Md.,
following a recall by Rich Products Corporation, announced it removed from
sale several varieties of Farm Rich® snack products due to possible
contamination with Escherichia coli 0121 bacteria (E. coli).

The following products are included in this recall:

  oFarm Rich® Mini Quesadillas Appetizers, UPC 04132235635, 18 oz, with sell
    by dates of January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014
  oFarm Rich® Mini Pizza Slices, UPC 04132235643, 22 oz, with sell by dates
    of January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014
  oFarm Rich® Mozzarella Bites, UPC 04132237443, 22 oz. with sell by dates of
    January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014

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

Symptoms of E.coli 0121 exposure could include stomach cramps and diarrhea,
including diarrhea with bloody stools. Although most healthy adults can
recover completely within a week, some people can develop a form of kidney
failure called Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS). HUS is most likely to occur in
young children and the elderly. If any of the described symptoms are
exhibited, medical attention should be sought.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Farm Rich
Consumer Relations at (888) 220-5955. In addition customers may call Giant
Food Customer Service at (888) 469-4426 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5
p.m. and visit the Giant Food website at www.giantfood.com for more
information.

About Giant Food of Landover, Md.
Giant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 171 supermarkets in
Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs
approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 171 stores are 156
full-service pharmacies. Giant opened the first supermarket in the nation's
capital on February 6, 1936. For more information on Giant, visit
www.GiantFood.com.

SOURCE Giant Food LLC

Website: http://www.giantfood.com
Contact: Jamie Miller, (301) 341-8776, jmiller@giantfood.com
 
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