Milk Allergy Alert – Morrisons Freefrom Jaffa Cake Slices

The  Food Standards Agency issued the following allergy alert on  Wednesday 23 February 2011:

Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC recalls Morrisons Freefrom Jaffa Cake Slices due to possible cross-contamination with milk

Allergens: Milk (casein)

Ref: K-2011

Product:

Morrisons Freefrom Jaffa Cake Slices

Risk:

All date codes of the above product have been removed from sale as testing has found the product containing milk protein (casein), which is not an intended ingredient. This makes the products a potential health risk for people who are allergic to or intolerant of milk or milk constituents.

Product identification:

Morrisons Freefrom Jaffa Cake Slices 5 pack, all codes

Action taken by the company:

The company has removed all affected stock. Customer notices will be displayed in stores to alert consumers to the reasons for the recall and the actions they can take if they have purchased the product. A copy of the customer notice issued by Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC is attached to this alert. In addition, the company has contacted the relevant allergy support organisations who will inform their at risk members of the withdrawal.

No other Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC products are known to be affected.

Advice to consumers:

Customers with an allergy or intolerance to milk or milk constituents are advised not to eat these products.

Related links

Product Recall Notice: Morrisons Free From 5 Jaffa Cake Slices (150g – £1.49) can be viewed here

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