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Important Safety Notice: Loblaw Expands Voluntary Recall of Life at Home LED 70 count Outdoor Christmas lights

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Important Safety Notice: Loblaw Expands Voluntary Recall of Life at Home LED 70 count Outdoor Christmas lights

11:23 EST Wednesday, December 18, 2013

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BRAMPTON, ON, Dec. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Loblaw Companies Limited (Loblaw) is expanding its voluntary recall of Life at Home™ 70 Count Outdoor/Indoor Christmas lights to include two additional colours - Pure White and Red.

Customers are advised to discontinue using all recalled Life at Home™ LED 70 count Outdoor Christmas lights, because of the possibility of loose or exposed wires. No injuries or property damage has been reported; however there is a risk of electrical shock, electrocution or fire.

These two additional products were sold between September 2013 and December 17, 2013, nationally at Loblaw banner stores.

Specifically,

Product Size UPC
Life at Home™ 70 LED LIGHT OUTDOOR PURE WHITE 1 x 1 EA 058703187726
Life at Home™ 70 LED Outdoor RED 1 x 1 EA 058703187641

Previously, recalled products also sold nationally, between September 2013 and December 14, 2013:

Product Size UPC
Life at Home™ 70 C6 LED Outdoor w WHITE 1 x 1 EA 058703187931
Life at Home™ 70 LED Outdoor BLUE 1 x 1 EA 058703187115
Life at Home™ 70 C6 LED Outdoor Multicolour 1 x 1 EA 058703188112

Loblaw has removed all affected products from sale in stores.

The product was sold at:

Ontario:   Fortinos, Loblaws, Extra Foods, Freshmart, no frills, Real Canadian Wholesale Club, Real Canadian Superstore, Your Independent Grocer, Zehrs, Apex
Atlantic:   Dominion (in Newfoundland only), Save Easy, Freshmart, Atlantic Superstore
Québec:   Loblaws, Maxi & Cie, Maxi, Presto, Club Entrepot, Provigo,
West:   Extra Foods, no frills, Shop Easy, SuperValu, Real Canadian Wholesale Club, Real Canadian Superstore, Your Independent Grocer

For a complete list of store information please visit: http://loblawstores.ca/LCLOnline/

We apologize for any concern this voluntary recall may have caused. The health and safety of our customers is paramount to us and we are committed to offering safe products that are produced, sourced and handled responsibly.

Customers can return the product to any Loblaw banner store where the customer service desk will provide a full refund (including without receipt) or contact customer service at 1-800-296-2332 or customerservice@loblaws.ca. 

SOURCE Loblaw Companies Limited

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Image with caption: "Life at Home™ 70 LED Outdoor RED (CNW Group/Loblaw Companies Limited)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131218_C5504_PHOTO_EN_35116.jpg

Image with caption: "Life at Home™ 70 LED LIGHT OUTDOOR PURE WHITE (CNW Group/Loblaw Companies Limited)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20131218_C5504_PHOTO_EN_35118.jpg

For further information:

Customers please contact: 
Loblaw Customer Relations
1-800-296-2332 and customerservice@loblaws.ca

Media please contact:
Public Relations Department, Loblaw Companies Limited
pr@loblaw.ca or (905) 459-2500

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