UK – Scotland -Food Standards Scotland issues a Food Alert For Action (FAFA) for Eat & Go Co. Ltd.

Food Standards Scotland

Food Standards Scotland (FSS) has today (13 December 2016) issued a FAFA  to Heads of Environmental Health Services at Scottish local authorities requesting they identify food businesses which are known or likely to stock products subject to this FAFA and to take steps to ensure they are withdrawn from sale.

Eat & Go Co. Ltd., Unit 1 Midfield Road, Mitchelston Industrial Estate, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY1 3NL undertook a voluntary product recall on 10/12/16 following inspection by Fife local authority, where it was discovered that the shelf life for a number of products was being extended.

A Remedial Action Notice (RAN) was served on the company to restrict the shelf life of the products, however further products were found on sale 12/12/16 with the shelf life extended, therefore, breaching the RAN in place.

It is believed that customers are limited to Fife, Edinburgh and Dundee, however, distribution and product traceability cannot be verified.

FSS is advising all consumers who have purchased these products not to consume them, and to return the products to where they purchased them.

Type of Products: Various items, including Scotch pies, curry pies, steak pies, sausage rolls, steak bridies, mince bridies, mixed vegetable pies, Cornish pasties; various sandwiches, with fillings including chicken mayo, egg mayonnaise, tuna mayonnaise, ham & cheese; broccoli & lentil slice, chilli bean slice, tuna pasta salad, pasta bake and cheese burger.  There may be other similar types of product similar to the items listed above.

Manufacturer: Eat & Go Co. Ltd.

Brand Name: SoloSnack / Eat & Go

Batch Code/s: all batches / all date codes

Description of Packaging: examples of packaging can be found below

Pack Size: all pack sizes

Durability Date/s or Code/s: all dates codes

Food Standards Scotland

13 December 2016

Heads of Environmental Health Services wish to take notice that Eat & Go Co. Ltd., Unit 1 Midfield Road, Mitchelston Industrial Estate, Kirkcaldy, Fife, KY1 3NL is producing and selling products with a shelf life which has been extended beyond the validated shelf life. The company undertook a voluntary product recall on 10/12/16 following inspection by Fife Local Authority, where it was discovered that the shelf life was being extended. A Remedial Action Notice (RAN) was served on the company to restrict the shelf life of the products, however further products were found on sale 12/12/16 with the shelf life extended, therefore, breaching the RAN in place. It is believed that customers are limited to Fife, Edinburgh and Dundee, however, distribution and product traceability cannot be verified.

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