One Stop Crispy Potato Slices recall

Last updated:
7 April 2014
allergy alert
One Stop is recalling packs of its Crispy Potato Slices with a use-by date of 13 April 2014 and 14 April 2014 because the product contains milk, which is not mentioned in the allergen information on the product label. This makes the product a possible health risk for anyone who is allergic or intolerant to milk or its constituents. The product has only been distributed in England and Wales.

Product details

Product name: Crispy Potato Slices
Pack size: 350g
'Use-by' date: 13 April 2014 and 14 April 2014


Allergen: milk

This product contains milk making it a possible health risk for those who are allergic or intolerant to milk or its constituents.

Our advice to consumers

If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to milk, do not eat it. Instead, return the product to the store where it was bought for a full refund.

Action taken by the company

The company has recalled the product from sale and will be contacting the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has issued a point-of-sale notice, which can also be found via the link below.

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Ref: O/2014