Product recall: these tomato appetizer cakes may contain metallic foreign bodies

Product recall: these tomato appetizer cakes may contain metallic foreign bodies

Certain tomato appetizer cakes were recalled on November 9, 2023. These products in question are believed to contain harmful metallic foreign bodies. For your health, it is therefore recommended not to consume them.

Tomato balls: presence of metallic foreign bodies

The products affected by the recall have the following information on the label:

ORGANIC TOMATO BALL

  • Product category: Food
  • Product subcategory: Prepared meals and snacks
  • Marque : No name
  • Models or references: BIOCOOP ORGANIC TOMATO BALL 60G
  • GTIN : 3760020822057
  • Lot : 291 AS
  • Minimum durability date: 04/19/2024
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored at room temperature
  • Geographical sales area: entire Europe
  • Distributors: BIOCOOP

BOULES TOMATE, 50G, LEADER PRICE

  • Product category: Food
  • Product subcategory: Others
  • Marque : Leader Price
  • Models or references: 50g
  • GTIN : 3263853197410
  • Minimum durability date: 04/26/2024
  • Packaging: Bag
  • Marketing date: from 10/26/2023 to 11/08/2023
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored at room temperature
  • Geographical sales area: entire Europe
  • Distributors: LEADER PRICE, FRANPRIX and Franprix distribution networks

BOULES TOMATE, 42G, CASINO

  • Product category: Food
  • Product subcategory: Others
  • Marque : Casino
  • Models or references: 42g
  • GTIN : 3222477002234
  • Minimum durability dates: 04/12/2024 and 04/26/2024
  • Packaging: Bag
  • Marketing date: from 10/16/2023 to 11/08/2023
  • Storage temperature: Product to be stored at room temperature
  • Geographical sales area: entire Europe
  • Distributors: CASINO, VIVAL, SPAR, and Casino distribution networks

What is the procedure to follow if you have these products?

These sachets have been recalled because they may contain metallic foreign bodies.

According to the government website Rappel Conso, the consumer who ingests this inert waste risks injury and suffers adverse effects such as gastrointestinal problems or respiratory complications.

It is therefore recommended that people who have one or more products described above not consume them, return them to the point of sale or destroy them.

It is also possible to contact the Casino brand’s consumer service at 08.00.13.30.16 as well as that of the Leader Price brand at 08.00.35.00.00, in order to obtain a refund.

The end date of the recall procedure is set for January 8, 2024 for products from Leader Price and Casino. For the unbranded sachet, the end date of the procedure is December 9, 2023.