Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Del Monte College Inn No MSG Chicken Broth

Dec 05, 2009, 15:27 ET from Giant Food

LANDOVER, Md., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a nationwide recall by Del Monte, Giant Food today removed from sale College Inn No MSG Chicken Broth due to an undeclared wheat allergen. Also, the label incorrectly states that the product does not contain Monosodium Glutamate (MSG).

The following code dates and UPCs are affected:

  • College Inn® No MSG Chicken Broth, Individual 14-1/2 oz cans, all Code Dates, UPC 2400032230.

To date, Del Monte has received no reports of illness related to consumption of this product. All other sizes and varieties of College Inn Chicken Broth are correctly labeled and therefore are not affected by this recall. These products pose no threat to individuals who do not suffer from a wheat or MSG allergy.

Customers who have purchased the product should return any unused portions or bring their purchase receipt to any Giant for a full refund.

Customers looking for additional information are encouraged to contact the College Inn Consumer Hotline at 1-800-552-7684. Customers also can call Giant Food's Customer Service line at (800) 469-4426 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for more information. Customers also can visit the Giant website at

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Giant Food, headquartered in Landover, MD operates 180 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 22,000 associates. Included within the 180 stores are 163 full-service pharmacies. For more on Giant, visit

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