Stores checking receipts to warn customers

February 7, 2009 4:51:24 PM PST
With the salmonella outbreak that's made nearly 600 people sick nationwide, some grocery stores across the country are making changes to warn you of other recalls.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Stores have already pulled potentially hazardous foods and now stores like Kroger and Costco are alerting customers if they bought the recalled products before they were taken off the shelves.

They're doing it through the store loyalty cards.

The Center for Science in the Public Interest is asking other stores with loyalty cards to do the same.

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