Press Releases

January 27 2011

I&J Product Recall

Simplot Australia has announced a recall of three of its I&J branded frozen calamari products due to the presence of peanuts in the following products:

  • I&J 400g Calamari Rings
  • I&J 700g Seafood Platter
  • I&J 350g Salt and Pepper Calamari

Simplot says the presence of peanuts in these products may pose a health risk to consumers who are allergic to or intolerant of them.

The products are currently sold to consumders nationally through supermarkets including Coles, Woolworths, IGA, Franklins and other independent supermarkets. Consumers should return the products to any of these retailers for a full refund.

Consumer enquiries should be made to Simplot's Consumer Information Service on 1800 061 279.

Simplot is working with authorities regarding the matter.

For further media information contact:

Tory Montgomery
0411 736 633
tory.montgomery@communicado.com.au