Last updated on 22 August 2013
Freemans Confectionery Supplies Ltd recalls one date code of Many Thanks Pralines with Hazelnut Filling due to the incorrect labelling of peanuts
Due to a packaging error, certain packs of one date code of the above product contain peanuts incorrectly labelled as groundnuts. The incorrect labelling of peanuts poses a public health risk to those who are allergic to peanuts.
Many Thanks Pralines with Hazelnut Filling, 115g
'Best before' date: 20 March 2014
Action taken by the company
The company is recalling the implicated date code from sale and has informed all their distributors. It is the intention of the company to re-label the affected product with the correct information and put it back on sale. In addition, the company will be contacting the relevant allergy support organisations, which will inform their at-risk members of the recall.
No other Freemans Confectionery Supplies Ltd products are known to be affected.
Advice to consumers
Customers with an allergy to peanuts are advised not to eat this product but to return it to store for a full refund.