A 55-country product recall from US chocolate maker Mars due to plastic found in one of its products has extended to include the UK.
It was reported yesterday morning that Roel Govers, spokesman for Mars in the Netherlands, announced that the recall affects 55 countries, although he didn’t immediately provide further details.
The UK Food Standards Agency has now confirmed the following products are being recalled:
Product: Mars Funsize, Product code: AV39F, Pack size: Fun size bag 250g, ‘Best before’ end: from 11 September 2016 to 2 October 2016
Product: Milky Way Funsize, Product code: AV39J, Pack size: Fun size bag 227g, ‘Best before’ end: 2 October 2016
Product: Variety Funsize, Family Favourites, Product code: AV33W, ‘Best before’ end: from 29 May 2016 to 14 August 16
Product: Variety Funsize, Party Mix, Product code: AV33T, ‘Best before’ end: from 15 May 2016 to 7 August 2016
Product: Celebrations, Product code: AJ46N, Pack size: 388g box, ‘Best before’ end: from 8 May 2016 to 28 August 2016
Product: Celebrations, Product code: AJ46R, Pack size: 245g box, ‘Best before’ end: from 8 May 2016 to 28 August 2016
Product: Celebrations, 2.5kg catering case, Product code: YF413, Pack size: 388g, ‘Best before’ end: 7 August 2016 and 14 August 2016.
If you have bought one of the above products, do not eat it. Instead, please contact the Mars Consumer Care Team: Telephone: 0800 952 0084. Post: Mars R1, FREEPOST, Mars Consumer Care. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org