Coca-Cola European Partners is recalling Thums Up Cola because it contains celery which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to celery.
The reality of living with a food allergy, the practicalities of good allergen management and the emerging opportunities and challenges in the food chain were all discussed at the Food Standards Agency’s first ever allergy symposium.
Biscottilicious Ltd is recalling Salted Caramel Crunch Biscotti and Biscottilicious Mixed Box (containing Salted Caramel Crunch Biscotti) because they contain egg and hazelnuts which are not mentioned on the label.
A scientific review by the Food Standards Agency (FSA) estimating that around 2.4 million cases of foodborne illness occur every year in the UK has been published. This is up from the 2009 estimate of approximately one million.
John West has taken the precautionary step of recalling Sardines in Tomato Sauce due to suspected bacterial contamination that has resulted in a small number of swollen cans. This may make the product unsafe to eat.
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) in Northern Ireland (NI) has launched an integrated marketing campaign across NI to encourage people to ‘Check the Label.’ The campaign is designed to educate and motivate consumers to make healthier informed choices when food shopping by looking at nutritional labels on pre-packed foods.