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UK – Dearne Valley Foods recalls McWurst Scotch Egg products because of the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes

FSA

Dearne Valley Foods is recalling batches of McWurst Scotch Egg products because Listeria monocytogenes has been found in two separate batches. These products are sold in Booths and Booker.

Product details

McWurst Scotch Eggs 2 eggs / pack chilled

Use by 13 September 2018 to 25 September 2018
McWurst Mini Savoury Eggs 12 eggs / pack chilled

Use by 13 September 2018 to 24 September 2018

No other Dearne Valley Foods products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

The possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the products listed above

Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea. However, in rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications, such as meningitis.

Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.

Action taken by the company

Dearne Valley Foods is recalling the above products. Point-of-Sale notices will be displayed in all stores that are selling these products. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the products. A copy of the Point-of-Sale notice is attached.

UK – Tesco recalls its Organic Almonds due to the presence of Salmonella

Food Standards Agency

Tesco is recalling one batch of its Organic Almonds 200g because salmonella has been found in the product.

Product details

Tesco Organic Almonds

Pack size 200g
Lot number L8004010
Best before February 2019

No other Tesco products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

The presence of salmonella in the product listed above. Symptoms caused by Salmonella usually include fever, diarrhoea and abdominal cramps.

Action taken by the company

Tesco is recalling the above product and has informed its customers. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.

UK -Ewing Seafoods recalls further batches of Smoked Salmon products due to contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

FSA

Listeria monocytogenes has been found in two batches of Organic Smoked Salmon. As a precautionary measure, Ewing Seafoods is recalling further batches of Organic Smoked Salmon and Original Recipe Smoked Salmon, as they may also be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes

Product details

Organic Smoked Salmon

Pack size All pack sizes
Batch code All batch codes
Smoked Salmon

Pack size All pack sizes
Batch code All batch codes

No other Ewing Seafoods products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

The products listed above might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea. However, in rare cases, the infection can be more severe, causing serious complications, such as meningitis.

Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.

Action taken by the company

Ewing Seafoods is recalling the above products. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling these products. The notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. See attached point of sale notice.

UK – Ewing Seafoods recalls its Organic Smoked Salmon due to contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

FSA

Ewing Seafoods is recalling its Organic Smoked Salmon because it contains Listeria monocytogenes

Product details

Organic Smoked Salmon
Pack size 100gr and 200gr

No other Ewing Seafoods products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

The presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the products listed above.

UK -PepsiCo recalls Tropicana Trop 50 Multivitamins Juice

FSA

As a precautionary measure, PepsiCo is undertaking a recall of its Tropicana Trop 50 Multivitamins Juice, due to fermentation. This is causing spoilage of the implicated batch.

Product details

Tropicana Trop 50 Multivitamins Juice

Pack size 1 litre
Best before 14/10/2018

No other PepsiCo products are known to be affected.

UK – Alert type Food Alert Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd recalls various frozen vegetable products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes

FSA

Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd has taken the precautionary step of voluntarily recalling various frozen vegetable products because they might contain Listeria monocytogenes.

This recall includes sweetcorn and sweetcorn mixed vegetables and inlcudes the following brands and retailers. There is a very long list!

Tesco/Sainsburys/Lidl/One Stop/Penguin/Ross/Aldi/Waitrose/Iceland/Growers Pride/

Action taken by the company

Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd are recalling the above products. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores

that are selling these products. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought any of the products listed above.

Our advice to consumers

If you have bought any of the above products do not eat them. Instead, return the product to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.

 

 

UK – Willowbrook Foods recalls salad products with bacon due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes

FSA 

 

Willowbrook Foods has taken the precautionary step of recalling certain salad products with bacon because they might contain Listeria monocytogenes. The products are sold in Budgens, Supervalu, Centra, Mace, Nisa, Lidl and Spar retail stores.

Product details

Willowbrook Fine Foods Chicken and Bacon Caesar Salad (sold at Budgens and Nisa)

Pack size 150g
Use by description 25 April 2018
Fresh For You Chicken and Bacon Caesar Salad (sold at Supervalu/Centra/Mace)

Pack size 150g
Use by description 25 April 2018
Meadow Fresh Caesar Style Salad Bowl (sold at Lidl in Northern Ireland)

Pack size 205g
Use by description 25 and 26 April 2018
Deluxe Potato Salad with bacon (sold at Lidl in Northern Ireland)

Pack size 220g
Use by description 28 and 29 April 2018
Spar Prepared Salad – Chicken & Bacon Caesar Salad (sold at Spar in Northern Ireland)

Pack size 150g
Use by description 25 April 2018

No other Willowbrook Foods products are known to be affected.

Risk statement

The presence of Listeria monocytogenes in the products listed above.
The products listed above might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.
Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea.
Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.

Action taken by the company

Willowbrook Foods is recalling the above products. Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling these products. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notices.