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URGENT PRODUCT RECALL

Statement issued by Co-op Group on 23/12/2016

Co-op Hollow Chocolate Santa foil figures

The Co-op is urgently recalling its hollow milk chocolate Santa foil figures after two alleged tampering incidents.

A spokesperson for the Co-op said: “The health and safety of our customers is our top priority. We are concerned about two separate instances of alleged product tampering involving our hollow milk chocolate Santa foil figures*, which have been found to contain a small battery inside. As a result we have begun a UK-wide product recall. The police and Food Standards Agency are being notified.

“Customers with one of these products should not eat it but call our customer relations team for a full refund.”

Anyone who is concerned should call Freephone 0800 0686 727.

He added: “We are investigating the matter and will be involving the relevant authorities to help.”

No other products are affected.

If you have any further questions, please contact Co-op Group