The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:

Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd has taken the precautionary step of voluntarily recalling various frozen vegetable products because they might contain Listeria monocytogenes. Best-before dates for the Waitrose product listed below have been updated and the barcode information for the Aldi product added to update information.

Product details
Waitrose Essential Supersweet Sweetcorn
Pack size: E1 kg
Batch code: All
Best-before date: Aug 2018 Oct 2019 Nov 2019

Aldi Frozen Four Seasons Mixed Vegetables
Pack size: All
Batch code: Products with barcode 25466638 only
Best-before date: All codes to Jan 2020

Risk statement
The product listed above might be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

Symptoms caused by this organism can be similar to flu and include high temperature, muscle ache or pain, chills, feeling or being sick and diarrhoea.

Some people are more vulnerable to listeria infections, including those over 65 years of age, pregnant women and their unborn babies, babies less than one month old and people with weakened immune systems.

Action taken by the company
Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd are recalling the above product. Point of sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling this product. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product listed above.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product do not eat it. Instead, return the product to the store from where it was bought for a full refund.


Recall: Greenyard Frozen UK Ltd – Various frozen vegetable products