NY grocery store apologizes for advertising hams as Hanukka food

Store issued apology on its Web site, saying it would be reviewing employee training.

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December 7, 2007 18:11
NY grocery store apologizes for advertising hams as Hanukka food

hanukkah candles 248.88. (photo credit: Ariel Jerozolimski)

 
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A luxury grocery store in Manhattan made a food faux pas, advertising hams as "Delicious for Chanukah." A woman who saw the mistake over the weekend at the Balducci's store on 14th Street took pictures of the signs and posted them on her blog. Jennifer Barton, director of marketing, told The Associated Press on Thursday that the signs were changed as soon as the error was noted. She issued an apology on the company Web site, saying the company would be reviewing its employee training.

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