Target Recalls Giada De Laurentiis Lasagna Pan Due to Laceration Hazard

   Target Recalls Giada De Laurentiis Lasagna Pan Due to Laceration Hazard

PR Newswire

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2013

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumers should stop
using this product, which is being recalled voluntarily, unless otherwise
instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer


Recall Summary

Name of product: Giada De Laurentiis Ceramic 9x13 Inch Lasagna Pan

Hazard: The pan can break causing sharp edges and posing a laceration hazard.

Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled lasagna pans and
return them to any Target store for a full refund. Consumers who purchased the
pan as part of the six-piece set should return the lasagna pan only.

Consumer Contact: Target guest relations at (800) 440-0680  from 7 a.m. to 8
p.m. CT Monday through Friday, or online at, click on Product
Recalls at the bottom of the page and then select Home & Kitchen.

Photos are available at

Recall Details
Units: About 148,700
Description: The recall involves Giada De Laurentiis-branded ceramic lasagna
pans. The cream-colored pans are 9 by 13 inches in size and they were sold
individually and as part of a six-piece set. The bottom of the pan is stamped
"Giada de Laurentiis for Target."
Incidents/Injuries: Target has received 39 reports of the pan or its handles
breaking or cracking during normal use. Cuts and lacerations were reported in
six of those incidents.
Sold exclusively at: Target stores nationwide and on from January
2009 through October 2012 for about $22 for individual pans and between $35
and $50 for the six-piece sets.

Importer: Wilton Industries, Inc., of Woodridge, Ill. and Target Corporation,
of Minneapolis, Minn.
Manufactured in: China

CPSC is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of injury
or death associated with the use of the thousands of consumer products under
the agency's jurisdiction. Deaths, injuries and property damage from consumer
product incidents cost the nation more than $900 billion annually. CPSC is
committed to protecting consumers and families from products that pose a fire,
electrical, chemical or mechanical hazard. CPSC's work to ensure the safety of
consumer products - such as toys, cribs, power tools, cigarette lighters and
household chemicals – contributed to a decline in the rate of deaths and
injuries associated with consumer products over the past 30 years.

Federal law bars any person from selling products subject to a
publicly-announced voluntary recall by a manufacturer or a mandatory recall
ordered by the Commission.

To report a dangerous product or a product-related injury go online to or call CPSC's Hotline at (800) 638-2772 or
teletypewriter at (301) 595-7054 for the hearing impaired. Consumers can
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SOURCE U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

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