Last updated on 16 April 2014
Sugar Coated Mixed Fruit recalled
Longdan Ltd is recalling a batch of Sugar Coated Mixed Fruit with a 'best before' end date of June 2014 because it contains sulphites which are not mentioned on the product label. This means the product is a possible health risk for those with a sensitivity to sulphites.
Product name: Sugar Coated Mixed Fruit
Pack size: 600g (plastic flower-shaped container)
'Best before' end: June 2014
No other Longdan Ltd products are known to be affected.
This product contains sulphites making it a possible health risk for those with a sensitivity to sulphites.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product and have a sensitivity to sulphites, do not eat it. Instead, return it to Longdan Ltd or contact its Customer Services Helpline on 0208 556 8828*.
*This number has been updated.
Action taken by the company
The company has recalled the product from consumers and will be contacting the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice, a copy of which is attached to this alert.
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