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Voluntary recall: Campbell's Chunky Baked Potato with Cheddar & Bacon Bits

[October 05, 2007]  CAMDEN, N.J. -- Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of 18.8-ounce cans of Campbell's Chunky Baked Potato with Cheddar & Bacon Bits because they may contain pieces of hard plastic that present a choking hazard and may cause injury if swallowed. Three consumers have reported minor injuries in and around the mouth.

No other Campbell's soup products are affected by this recall.

A total of 72,300 units of the recalled soups were shipped to customers in the following 24 states: Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wyoming.

The affected product is labeled as "Campbell's Chunky Baked Potato with Cheddar & Bacon Bits" and has the following individual code on the bottom of the can:

JUL 08 2009

● BZ ●

(equals military time)

Consumers who have purchased the Campbell's Chunky Baked Potato with Cheddar & Bacon Bits with the can code JUL 08 2009 07097 should not eat this product.

Consumers are encouraged to return the product to the store where they purchased it for an exchange or full refund. Consumers also can contact Campbell at 888-453-3868.

[Text from news release received from Terry Storer, Logan County Emergency Management Agency]

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