Food Allergy Alert – Fish (salmon) & gluten – Morrison’s Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Tuesday 19th April 2011:

Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC recalls one date code of Morrisons The Best Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail due to a labelling error resulting in incorrect allergen information

Allergens: Fish (salmon) & gluten

Ref: R/2011

Product:

Morrisons The Best Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail

Risk:

Due to a labelling error, the above product contains fish and gluten, which are not declared on the label. Therefore, this is a potential health risk for individuals who are allergic or sensitive to fish or gluten.

Product identification:

Morrisons The Best Prawn & Smoked Salmon Cocktail, 140g

Use by date: 20 April 2011

Action taken by the company:

The company has withdrawn all affected stock and recalled from customers with a fish or gluten allergy or intolerance. Customer notices have been 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 can be viewed via the link below. In addition, the company has contacted the relevant allergy support organisations who will inform their at risk members of the recall.

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

Advice to consumers:

Customers with an allergy or intolerance to fish and gluten are advised not to eat this product.

Related links

Product Recall Notice:  Morrisons The Best Prawn and Smoked Salmon Cocktail (140g, £1.29) can be seen here:

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