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Canned Pumpkin Recalled by Giant Eagle

Saying the product does not meet unspecified “quality standards,” Giant Eagle grocery chain has recalled Valu Time brand canned pumpkin purchased on or after August 30, 2011 and Food Club brand canned pumpkin purchased on or after October 28, 2011.

Those brands are produced by Topco Associates. Giant Eagle said it is “working with Topco to further investigate the situation and will notify customers if any additional actions are warranted as a result of these efforts.”

Giant Eagle also said it was “not aware of any immediate health concern,” but added “customers should not consume these products in any way, or anything in which they were used as ingredients, and should dispose of the product.”

Customers may receive a full refund, complimentary pie, or replacement ingredients, from any area Giant Eagle supermarket.

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