Product recalls

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Product recalls

Important product recalls are below

2016.09.06 Recall: Waitrose - Orange & Milk Chocolate Cookies

The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:

Waitrose is recalling its 'Orange & Milk Chocolate Cookies 150g' with best before date 30 March 2017 because some packs contain 'Waitrose Hazelnut & Milk Chocolate Cookies', and hazelnut is not declared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to hazelnut.

Product details
Product: Orange & Milk Chocolate Cookies
Brand: Waitrose
Pack size: 150g
'Best before' date: 30 March 2017

Waitrose cookies 

Allergen: nuts (hazelnut)

The product contains hazelnut making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to hazelnut.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to hazelnut, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where you bought it for a full refund.

Action taken by the company
Waitrose is recalling the above product from customers and has contacted the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers.

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