The Smith's Snackfood Company—Smiths's Classic Crinkle Cut Potato Chips

PRA number

2009/10839

Published date

Product description

Flavours affected: Chicken and Salt & Vinegar
1. Chicken (45g/90g/175g/200g)
Best before 09 Jul 09 lot code “GE”
2. Salt and Vinegar (90g/200g)
Best before 09 Jul 09 lot code “GE”
3. Salt and Vinegar Box 15pack
Best before 09 Jul 09 lot code “GE”
4. Variety Box 20 pack
Best before 09 Jul 09 lot codes “GF” and “GG”
Best before 16 Jul 09 lot Code “GA”
5. Kidz Pick Box 20 pack
Best before 09 Jul 09 lot codes “GE” and “GF”
Best before 16 Jul 09 lot Code “GA"
Polypropylene (plastic) pack or cardboard box.
WA, SA, NT, VIC and TAS - Salt & Vinegar Box 15 pack, Variety Box 20 pack, Kidz Pick Box 20 pack
NSW, QLD ACT - Chicken (45g/90g/175g/200g)
Salt & Vinegar (90/200g), Salt & Vinegar Box 15 pack,
Variety Box 20 pack, Kidz Pick Box 20 pack
The affected product has been on the market place for approximately 6 weeks. The product is sold via Coles, Woolworths, Metcash, schools, corner stores, route trade and vending machines.

Smiths crisps
Identifying features
Chicken (45g/90g/175g/200g) Salt & Vinegar (90/200g) Salt & Vinegar Box 15 pack Variety Box 20 pack Kidz Pick Box 20 pack

Other identifying numbers

Chicken (45g/90g/175g/200g)
Salt & Vinegar (90/200g)
Salt & Vinegar Box 15 pack
Variety Box 20 pack
Kidz Pick Box 20 pack

What are the defects?

Foreign matter—rubber pieces

What are the hazards?

Possible choking hazard

What should consumers do?

Do not consume the chips and take the product to the place of purchase for a full purchase price refund.

Supplier

The Smith's Snackfood Company

Traders who sold this product

Coles, Woolworths, Metcash, schools, corner stores, route trade and vending machines

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Dates available for sale

-

Recall advertisements and supporting documentation

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product category