Consumer product recall

Everyday Essentials Non-Stick Fry Pan

Starting date:
March 13, 2013
Posting date:
March 13, 2013
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-25993

Affected products

Everyday EssentialsTM Non-Stick Fry Pan 

Product description

This recall involves the Everyday Essentials black 30.5 centimetre (12 inch) non-stick fry pan with a black round plastic handle. The product was sold with the green Everyday Essentials label affixed on the pan which is removed prior to use. The item can be identified by UPC 5719700673. This recall notice is for the same product that was voluntary recalled and announced by Loblaw Companies Limited, on February 28, 2013.

Hazard identified

The handle could potentially come loose due to a manufacturing defect presenting a potential burn hazard to the user.

Neither Health Canada nor Loblaw Companies Ltd. have received any reports of injuries to Canadians related to the use of this non-stick fry pan.

Number sold

Approximately 2,400 units of the affected fry pans were sold at the following Loblaw banner stores across Canada:

Ontario: Fortinos, Loblaws, no frills, Real Canadian Wholesale Club, Real Canadian Superstore, Valu-mart, Your Independent Grocer, Zehrs

Atlantic: Cash & Carry, Real Canadian Wholesale Club, Dominion, no frills, Save Easy, Real Canadian Superstore

Québec:  Loblaws, Maxi & Cie, Maxi, Presto, Club Entrepôt, Provigo

West:  Extra Foods, no frills, Real Canadian Wholesale Club, Real Canadian Superstore, Your Independent Grocer
 

Time period sold

The affected products were sold from November 27, 2012 to February 28, 2013.

Place of origin

Manufactured in Taiwan

Companies

Manufacturer

Super Style Global Limited

TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA

Importer

Loblaws Companies Ltd. of Brampton, Ontario

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately stop using the 30.5-centimetre (12-inch) non-stick fry pan and return the product to any Loblaw banner store where the customer service desk will provide a full refund (including without receipt).

For more information, consumers may contact Loblaw Companies Ltd. Customer Service by telephone at 1-800-296-2332 or by email.