Today both Asda and Tesco Supermarkets have made the decision to recall some of their Cereal Bars commonly used by parents in their kids’ lunchboxes over fears they could contain Salmonella
Tesco are recalling one type of their Cereal Bars and Asda are pulling two types their cereal bars for what seems to be the same reason, over fears they could contain the presence of Salmonella
Tesco has announced that they have been made aware by their supplier of the possible presence of salmonella in two batch codes of Tesco Apricot, Almond and Yogurt Bars.
As a precautionary measure, they are recalling the affected products. No other Tesco products are known to be affected.
Product batch codes affected
The two batch codes that are being recalled are 9100 and 9101
What you should do
You are advised if you have these products to not eat them, but instead, return the affected product to a Tesco store where a full refund will be given. No receipt is required.
Tesco does apologise for any inconvenience caused and have suggested if anyone requires further details, they should contact Tesco Customer Services on 0800 505 555 (UK)
Asda have announced that as a precautionary measure they are recalling Asda Peanut and Almond Cereal Bars (four x 35 g) with a date code of Sep 2019 and Cranberry and Nut Cereal Bars (four x 35 g) with a date code of Sep 2019, due to the possible presence of salmonella detected in one of the ingredients
What should you do
If you have purchased Asda Peanut and Almond Cereal Bars, with a date code of Sep 2019, then you are advised to bring them back to your Asda nearest store where you will be given a full refund. You do not need your receipt.
Asda says they are very sorry for any inconvenience caused. If you would like any further information, you should contact Asda Customer Relations on 0800 952 0101