Lidl Sweden is recalling Organic Flaxseeds of the Alesto brand. After routine analyzes, it has been shown that the product may contain salmonella.
Lidl Sweden is recalling Organic Flaxseeds from the Alesto brand, after routine analyzes it has been shown that the product may contain Salmonella.
Salmonella has been detected after a routine analysis. We would like to encourage all our customers who bought the product to come back to us with the product. The relevant best-before date 2021-07-08 has been sold in all of Lidl Sweden stores. Salmonella poses no risk if you have heated the food to at least 70 degrees.
The recall only concerns the product:
Article: Organic Flaxseeds
Pack size: 500g
Best-before date: 2021-07-08
Other best-before dates or other Alesto products are not affected. We at Lidl Sweden apologize and take what happened seriously. Consumers who have purchased the product are welcome to return it to the place of purchase, or to the nearest Lidl store. Of course, customers get their money back, even without presenting a cash receipt.
Facts Lidl’s quality checks
In addition to Lidl Sweden’s suppliers being certified with IFS (International Featured Standard), BRC (British Retail Consortium) or FSSC 22000 (Foundation Food Safety System Certification), Lidl Sweden performs regular unannounced on-site inspections at suppliers (performed by accredited institution). We go further than required by law and also test all products in external accredited laboratories to ensure that our products meet the highest quality.