Food Allergy Alert – Soya – Morrisons 6 Carrot Cake Slices

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 6 Carrot Cake Slices due to a packaging error resulting in incorrect labelling information

Allergen: Soya

Ref: P/2011

Product:

Morrisons 6 Carrot Cake Slices

Risk:

Due to a packaging error, some packets of one date code of the above product contain a different cake product containing soya. As a result, the presence of soya is not declared in the ingredients list or on the allergy advice box. Therefore, this is a potential health risk for individuals who are allergic or sensitive to soya.

Product identification:

Morrisons 6 Carrot Cake Slices

Best before date: 11 May 2011

Action taken by the company:

The company has withdrawn all affected stock and recalled from customers with a soya allergy or intolerance.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 soya are advised not to eat this product.

Related links

Product Recall Notice: Morrisons 6 Carrot Cake Slices (£1). Click here to read it.

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