press release

January 9, 2016

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

GIANT FOOD ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CARE ONE CHILDREN’S COUGH MEDICINE

Landover, Md. (January 9 2016) – Following a recall by Perrigo Company plc, Giant Food, LLC announced it removed from sale Care One Children’s Mucus Relief Cough due to incorrect dosage markings, which could result in a potential overdose.

The following product is included in this recall:

  • Care One Children’s Mucus Relief Cough – Cherry Flavor, 4 oz., UPC 34152031837 with an expiration date of 3/17

Giant has received no reports of illness to date.

Customers who have purchased this product 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 Giant Food Customer Service at 888­469-4426 for more information. Customers can also visit the Giant Food website at www.giantfood.com.

About Giant Food of Landover, Md.

Giant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, Md., operates 168 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 168 stores are 159 full-service pharmacies. Giant is owned by Ahold USA, Inc. For more information on Giant, visit Giant