Nevis Bakery is recalling Empire Biscuits because they contain egg which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg.
Product: Empire Biscuit
Pack size: 110g
Best Before: 2nd April 2018 to 2nd July 2018
Batch Codes: 001 to 094
No other Nevis Bakery products are known to be affected
This product contains egg making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg.
Our advice to consumers:
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to egg, do not eat it. Instead return it to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.
Action taken by the company:
Nevis Bakery 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 below.
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.