“Clancy’s” BBQ Flavour Coated Peanuts

For Neston, Darlington and Goldthorpe Regions

What has happened?

Our supplier has informed us that a batch of our BBQ flavour coated peanuts contain cashew nuts due to a production error. This ingredient was not declared on the product label.

As a precaution, we are recalling this product. Just one batch and a small number of packs are affected. The batch code is 7292 7291 C

What precautions should they take if consumed by pregnant women, elderly and children?

This only affects customers with a known intolerance or allergy to cashew nuts.

If customers do not have an allergy or intolerance to nuts, there is no concern if they have eaten the product.

When did you discover it?

The issue was confirmed today, 10th November 2017.

How serious is it?

This only affects customers with a known intolerance or allergy to cashew nuts.

How/why was it allowed to happen in the first place?

Our supplier has strict controls in place and meets global safety standards. We are currently undertaking an investigation with them to determine how this has happened.

Who is responsible/at fault?

The supplier has confirmed that the issue happened during packaging.

What should customers do?

Do not eat the product if you have an allergy or intolerance to cashew nuts or nuts. All customers are entitled to a full refund if they return their purchased product back to store.

Who knows about this? Who has been alerted?

We have notified our customers and the Food Standards Agency.

Are your products safe? How can you be sure?

Aldi have robust systems in place for all own brand products. We work closely with suppliers to ensure that any products they supply us have been made in a safe manner.

Aldi will be investigating this matter thoroughly and liaising with the relevant government agencies as required.

What are you doing to guarantee this won’t happen again?

We have launched an investigation with our supplier to help us understand how the problem occurred.

What e-mail/phone number can people contact with questions or problems?

Customer services can be contacted on 0800 042 0800 and customer.service@aldi.co.uk

Further information can be found here.


“Clancy’s” BBQ Flavour Coated Peanuts – Recalled by Aldi in some regions