Trading Standards Institute Advice

2019.09.16 Recall: Soupologie - three varieties of soup

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

Soupologie has taken the precautionary step of recalling three varieties of soup because they may contain Listeria monocytogenes.

Product details
Soupologie Five-a-day Classic Tomato with Carrot and Red Pepper Soup
Pack size: 600 g
Batch code: 03969
Best-before date: 2019-10-01 (1 October 2019)

Classic Tomato with Carrot and Red Pepper Soup 

Soupologie Broccoli, Pea and Basil Soup
Pack size: 600 g
Batch code: 03984
Best-before date: 2019-10-02 (2 October 2019)

Soupologie Broccoli, Pea and Basil Soup 

Soupologie Pea and Leek Soup
Pack size: 600 g
Batch code: 03980
Best-before date: 2019-10-02 (2 October 2019)

Soupologie Pea and Leek Soup 

No other Soupologie products are known to be affected.

Risk statement
The products listed above may 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
Soupologie is recalling the above products. Point-of-sale notices will be displayed in all retail stores that are selling these products. These notices explain to customers why the products are being recalled and tell them what to do if they have bought the product.

Our advice to consumers
If you have bought any of the above products, do not eat them. Instead, return them to the store from where they were bought for a full refund (with or without a receipt).

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