Giant Eagle recalls shredded lettuce after possible Listeria contamination

Giant Eagle issuing full refunds

CLEVELAND - Packages in question contain the UPC # 3003430195. It's the lettuce you see in the picture (left).

Customers who have purchased the shredded lettuce are urged not to eat it. Instead, shoppers are encouraged to return the packaged lettuce to Giant Eagle stores for a full refund.

For more information contact Giant Eagle Customer Care at 1-800-553-2324 or River Ranch at 1-800-762-7708.

In a News Release, Giant Eagle stated:

"Upon receiving the test results from the FDA, Giant Eagle immediately performed a voluntary recall of all potentially affected shredded iceberg lettuce. Giant Eagle implemented a register sale block to ensure that none of the product involved was inadvertently purchased. Giant Eagle also has removed all potentially affected products from its store shelves. Additionally, the company initiated a proactive telephone call to customers who purchased the products with instructions to dispose of the product or return it to the store for a refund."

Giant Eagle uses loyalty card purchase history data to contact customers who may be affected by food recalls with a health risk. Giant Eagle Advantage Card holders are encouraged to update contact information in the case of a recent change of mailing address or phone number. To communicate changes in contact information, customers may call 1-800-474-4777.



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