Last updated on 23 October 2013
ASDA withdraws all date codes of its own brand Ground Almonds due to undeclared traces of peanut
The product contains traces of peanut, which have not been declared on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk to anyone with an allergy to peanuts.
Product: ASDA Chosen By You Ground Almonds
Pack size: 150g
'Best before' date: all date codes
Action taken by the company
The company has withdrawn the above product from sale. Customer notices have been displayed in stores to alert consumers to the reasons for the withdrawal and to explain the actions they can take if they have purchased this product. A copy of the point-of-sale notice is attached to this alert and has been posted to the ASDA website. In addition, the company will be contacting the relevant allergy support organisations, which will inform their at-risk members of the withdrawal.
No other ASDA 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 the nearest ASDA store for a full refund. Customers can also contact ASDA Customer Relations – 0800 952 0101.