Product recalls

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Product recalls

Important product recalls are below

2017.11.13 Recall: Lidl - Alesto Snacking Pockets

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

Lidl is recalling three varieties of its Alesto Snacking Pockets because the labelling is not in English. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone who has an allergy to nuts and/or a sensitivity to sulphite dioxide/sulphites.

Product details
Product: Alesto - Summertime Strawberry & Nut (Seriously Berry)
Pack size: 25g
Allergen: Cashew nuts

Product: Alesto - Crunchy Seed & Nut
Pack size: 25g
Allergen: Cashew nuts, almonds

Product: Alesto - Golden Fruit & Nut
Pack size: 25g
Allergen: Sulphur dioxide, hazelnuts

No other Lidl Alesto Snacking pockets products are known to be affected.

Nuts (Cashew Nuts, almonds, hazelnuts) and sulphur dioxide

These products contain cashew nuts, almond, hazelnuts and sulphur dioxide making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to nuts and sensitivity to sulphur dioxide and/or sulphites.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above product and have an allergy to either nuts and/or sulphur dioxide do not eat it. Instead return them to the store from where they were bought for a full refund.

Action taken by the company
Lidl is recalling the above products from customers and have informed 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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