Thorntons PLC recalls three varieties of Chocolate Smiles Glass Jars due to possible contamination with small pieces of glass

Last updated:
15 April 2013

Type: Recalled from customers

Ref: 14/2013


Thorntons PLC has undertaken a precautionary recall of the products listed below as a very small number of these may contain small pieces of glass.

Product identification

  • Milk Chocolate Smiles Jar, 135g
  • Pink Chocolate Smiles Jar, 135g
  • Milk Chocolate Smiles Jar, 350g

All 'best before' dates and lot codes are affected by the recall.

Action taken by the company

Thorntons PLC has recalled the above products. Product recall notices have been placed in all Thorntons PLC stores. These notices alert customers to the recall and advise them of what actions to take if they have purchased the product(s). A copy of the product recall notice is attached to this food alert.

No other Thorntons PLC Chocolate products are affected.

Advice to consumers

Any consumers who have purchased the above Chocolate Smiles Jars are advised not to eat the product. Instead, return it to the nearest Thorntons store for a full refund or send it to:

Customer Services
Thornton Park
Somercotes, Alfreton
Derbyshire DE55 4XJ

Postage will be refunded.