Press Releases

July 26 2012

I&J Beer Battered Flathead Recall

Sold in a 300gm box of 6 fillets. Available for purchase from Woolworths, IGA and other independent supermarkets nation wide

Simplot Australia (Simplot) is conducting a consumer recall of the pictured product (all best before dates).

  • Problem: The recall of the above product is as a result of the presence of an undeclared allergen (milk).
  • Food safety hazard: Any consumers who have a milk allergy or intolerance may have a reaction if the product is consumed.
  • What to do: Consumers who have a milk allergy or intolerance should not consume this product.

No other I&J products, including I&J Crumbed Flathead Fillets and the Food Service Tempura Flathead Fillets, are affected by this recall.

Consumers should return the product to the place of purchase for a full cash refund.

Simplot is committed to ensuring the safety of our customers as evidenced by our pro-active allergen testing program, the results of which have led to the initiation of this recall.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

For further information, please telephone Simplot's Consumer Information Service on 1800 061 279