Food Allergy Alert – Gluten in Morrisons Omega Mix

The Food Standards Agency issued the following food allergy alert on Wednesday 10th August 2011:

Wm Morrison Supermarkets PLC recalls all date codes of Morrisons Omega Mix due to a labelling error

Allergen:

Gluten (Barley)

Ref:

AD-2011

Products:

Morrisons Omega Mix, 100g

Risk:

The above product contains gluten (barley) which has been omitted from the allergy advice box on the label. Therefore, this is a potential health risk for individuals who are allergic to or intolerant or barley or gluten.

Product Identification:

Morrisons Omega Mix, 100g

Best before date: All date codes

Action taken by the company:

The company has withdrawn all affected stock and recalled from customers with an allergy to or intolerance of barley or gluten. 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 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 recall.

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

Advice to consumers:

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

Related Links:

Product Recall Notice: Product Recall Notice: Morrisons Omega Mix (100g). Click here to read it.

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