The following notice has been issued by the Food Standards Agency:
Waitrose & Partners is recalling Waitrose No. 1 Teacakes because they have been packed with an incorrect product that contains egg, which is not mentioned on the label. This means the product is a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg. No other Waitrose & Partners products are known to be affected.
Waitrose No. 1 Teacakes
Pack size: 2 x units
Best before: 07 April 2020
This product contains egg, making it a possible health risk for anyone with an allergy or intolerance to egg.
Action taken by the company
Waitrose & Partners is recalling the above product from customers and has contacted the relevant allergy support organisations, which will tell their members about the recall. The company has also issued a point-of-sale notice to its customers. These notices explain to customers why the product is being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product. Please see the attached notice.
Our advice to consumers
If you have bought the above product and have an allergy or intolerance to egg, do not eat it. Instead contact Waitrose customer service on 0800 188 881 to arrange a refund. If customers are making an essential trip to a Waitrose store, they can return the item in-store for a full refund.