November 28, 2012
Name of Product: Kirkland Signature Six-Quart Sauté 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.
Description: This recall involves Kirkland Signature six-quart, black, hard-anodized aluminum sauté 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 sauté 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.
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.