The following product safety recall was voluntarily conducted by the firm in cooperation with the CPSC. Consumers should stop using the product immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
Name of Product: Kirkland Signature Six-Quart Saut? Pans with glass lids
Units: About 12,900
Distributor: Meyer Marketing Co. Ltd, of Macau
Hazard: The pan?s tempered glass lid can crack, break or shatter, posing a laceration hazard to consumers.
Incidents/Injuries: Meyer has received 97 reports of the pan?s glass lids breaking or shattering. No injuries have been reported.
Description: This recall involves Kirkland Signature six-quart, black, hard-anodized aluminum saut? pans with glass lids. The tempered glass lids have a stainless steel rim and handle. The pan is about 3 inches deep and the pan and lid each measure about 12 inches in diameter. ?Kirkland Signature,? ?6 QT/5.6 L? and ?Made in Thailand? are printed on the bottom of the saut? pan.
Sold exclusively at: Costco Wholesale stores in the San Francisco Bay area and in the Northeast from May 2012 through October 2012 for about $35.
Manufactured in: Thailand
Remedy: Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled pans and glass lids and return them to any Costco store for a full refund. Costco is contacting its customers directly.
Consumer Contact: Costco; toll-free at (877) 782-8242 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.costco.com and click on Recalls for more information.