|Source of Information|
Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed of the European Commission
Yoghurt in glass jar
|Product Name and Description|
Product name: Casino Glass Jar Yogurt - Vanilla
Pack size: 4x125 grams
Place of origin: France
Best-before date: March 16, 2023
Importer: ParknShop (HK) Ltd
|Reason For Issuing Alert|
- The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) received a notification from the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed of the European Commission that the above-mentioned batch of product might contain glass particles.
- Upon learning of the incident, the CFS immediately contacted local importers for follow-up. A preliminary investigation found that the above-mentioned importer had imported into Hong Kong the affected batch of the product concerned.
|Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety|
- The importer concerned has stopped sales, removed from shelves the affected product and has initiated a recall according to the CFS's instructions.
- The CFS will alert the trade to the incident, continue to follow up and take appropriate action. An investigation is ongoing.
|Advice to the Trade|
Stop using or selling the product concerned immediately.
|Advice to Consumers|
Not to consume the affected batch of the product if they have bought it.
The CFS press release
Members of the public may call the hotline of the importer at 2606 8658 during office hours for enquiries.
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