Product Recall: Plastic found in Bran Flakes

2 September 2015

IDShot_540x540 Do you like eating Tesco and Sainsbury's own-brand Bran Flakes? Well, you might want to knock that on the head for the time being as there's a product recall on them.

Why? Well, they may have bits of plastic in them. Nothing fun like a free toy - just bits of plastic. Feel free to make your own 'they already taste like plastic as it is' jokes here.

Here's what you need to know.

The Food Standards Agency has warned customers who bought the product not to eat it and return it to your nearest Tesco or Sainsbury's store for a full refund.

Product name: Sainsbury's Wholegrain Bran Flakes
Best before end: August 2016
Pack size: 1kg

Action taken by company:
Sainsbury's has recalled the product and will be displaying point-of-sale recall notices in stores. These notices alert customers to the recall and advise them of what actions to take if they have purchased the product. A copy of the point-of-sale recall notice is attached.

No other Sainsbury's products are known to be affected.

Product name: Tesco Branflakes
Best before end: May 2016
Batch codes: 52320953, 52320953A, 52330953, 52340953
Pack size: 1kg

Action taken by company:
Tesco has recalled the above product and will be displaying point-of-sale recall notices in stores. These notices alert customers to the recall and advise them of what actions to take if they have purchased the product. A copy of the point-of-sale recall notice is attached to this notice.

No other Tesco products are known to be affected.

TOPICS:   High Street News   Recalls

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