Recall: Whittaker's Mini Slab

Blue plastic has been found in mini slabs of chocolate.

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The problem

Whittaker’s is recalling Whittaker’s Almond Gold Mini Slabs 180g pack with batch number LO944 and best before date 4 April 2015 after discovering pieces of blue plastic in some product.


This product is sold in a 180g pack containing 12 individually wrapped mini slabs.

This product is sold in major supermarkets and other food retail outlets throughout New Zealand. Affected product has also been exported to Malaysia and Korea.

What to do

  • Consumers are advised to check the batch information on the product packaging. Product with the batch number L0944 should not be consumed.

  • Food products containing foreign matter may cause injury. If you have consumed any of this product and have any concerns about your health, please contact your doctor or seek medical advice.

  • Customers should return the product to their retailer for a full refund or phone 0800 11 99 68 with any queries.

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