press release

May 3, 2013

Jamie Miller
Giant Food of Landover, MD
(301) 341-8776
jmiller@giantfood.com

GIANT FOOD ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CALIFORNIA PIZZA KITCHEN CRISPY THIN CRUST WHITE PIZZA

Landover, Md. (May 3, 2013) – Giant Food of Landover, Md., 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 Food 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 Food 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 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 169 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 169 stores are 155 full-service pharmacies. Giant opened the first supermarket in the nation’s capital on February 6, 1936. Giving back to the community is a cornerstone that was instilled by the founders more than 77 years ago. The company’s core areas of giving include hunger, education, health and wellness, and supporting service members and military families. In 2012, Giant’s monetary and in-kind contributions exceeded $12 million, and the nation’s capital grocer helped partners provide 55.2 million meals. For more information on Giant, visit www.GiantFood.com.