The Food Standards Agency today revealed Co-op is recalling a popular item. The Chocolate Caramel Shortcake Bites in stores and on customers’ shelves may contain gluten not on the label.
The symptoms of a gluten allergy include bloating and gas, diarrhea, nausea and a headache.
Yesterday Express.co.uk reported Tesco, Ocado and Waitrose were affected by a recall of a snack food that could cause serious allergy health fears.
The supermarkets all recalled Van der Meulen Melba Thins Original because of undeclared egg.
The FSA said: “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.”
Products affected by the recall
Van der Meulen Melba Thins Original
- Pack size 100g
- Best before 30 April 2021
- Allergens Egg
In other recall news, Greggs issued a warning on Steak Bakes with safety risks.
Greggs has a range of products available from Iceland stores for shoppers to tuck into at home.
The frozen Steak Bake packs have been recalled by the supermarket chain, according to a warning by the Food Standards Agency (FSA).
In other supermarket news, Morrisons has made a major change to UK stores.
Morrisons is making a significant change to its stores, which will affect the layout and staffing in supermarkets across the UK.
There will be 180 new jobs at Morrisons stores across the country.
The chain is doubling the number of expert florists in stores to 180.
The bouquets will be created in store, freshly, made to order.