press release

June 23, 2016

Contact:
Jamie Miller
(301) 341-8776
[email protected]

GIANT FOOD ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF A SELECTION OF BOLTHOUSE FARMS PROTEIN DRINKS

Landover, Md. (June 23, 2016) – Following a recall by Wm. Bolthouse Farms, Inc., Giant Food, LLC announced it removed from sale a selection of protein drinks due to possible spoilage that may cause the beverages to appear lumpy, taste unpleasant and have an off odor. These beverages should not be consumed. The issue was identified after Bolthouse Farms received consumer complaints, including reports of illness.

The following products are included in this recall:

  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Chocolate shake, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146430650 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Chocolate shake, 32 oz., UPC 7146430651 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Vanilla Bean shake, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146401639 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Vanilla Bean shake, 32 oz., UPC 7146401640 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Coffee shake, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146401627 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Coconut shake, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146401892 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Strawberry shake, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146401890 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Protein PLUS Banana Honey Almond Butter shake, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146401893 with best by dates between 6/20/16 to 9/18/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Mocha Cappuccino Perfectly Protein, 15.2 oz., UPC 7146430050 with a best by date of 9/2/16
  • Bolthouse Farms Mocha Cappuccino Perfectly Protein, 32 oz., UPC 7146430051 with best by dates of 8/2/16 and 8/3/16

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

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Bolthouse Farms at 866.535.3774. In addition, customers may call Giant Food Customer Service at 888-469-4426 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for more information. Customers can also visit the Giant Food website at www.giantfood.com.

About Giant Food, LLC

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 160 full-service pharmacies. Giant is owned by Ahold USA, Inc. For more information on Giant visit www.giantfood.com.