Genesis Crafty is recalling its Cheese Scones (4 pack), because of a packaging error where it may include incorrect base label information and could lead the consumer to believe the product is a Toffee & Hazelnut scone. The product contains mustard and soya which is not mentioned in the ingredients. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to mustard and/or soya.
Product: Genesis Crafty Cheese Scone
Pack size: 4 pack
‘Best before’ date: up to and including 02 April 2019
No other Genesis Crafty products are known to be affected
This product contains mustard and soya making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy to mustard and/or soya.
Our advice to consumers:
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy to mustard and/or soya, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company:
Genesis Crafty is recalling the above product from customers and has been advised to contact the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.
Information on Food Standards Scotland’s work on food allergy and intolerance can be found at: http://www.foodstandards.gov.scot/food-safety-standards/food-allergy. Advice on food allergy and intolerance can be found at: http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/food-allergy/Pages/Intro1.aspx.
This alert was originally issued by Food Standards Agency, there has also been distribution of the product in England and Wales.