Pak'n Save Botany branded minced meats

20 October 2018: Pak’n Save Botany is recalling all batches of packed in tray Pak’n Save brand minced meats Best Before 21.10.18, and all serve over meat counter minced meats Best Before 20.10.18 due to contamination with foreign matter (soft blue plastic).     


Pak'N Save NZ Beef Mince
Pak'n Save NZ beef mince
Pak'N Save Pre Frozen NZ Pork Mince
Pak'n Save prefrozen NZ pork mince
Pak'N Save NZ Lamb Mince
Pak'n Save NZ lamb mince


Product identification

Product type

Minced meat products

Name of product (size)

Pak'n Save Botany, made in store tray products, NZ beef mince/NZ prime beef mince/NZ pork mince prefrozen/NZ lamb mince

All tray sizes

Best Before 21.10.18

Pak’n Save Botany, made in store and serve over meat counter minced products  NZ beef premium mince/NZ pork mince/NZ lamb premium mince 

The serve over counter mince products aren't served in tray

Best Before 20.10.18

Batch marking

All batches with the below Best Before dates

Date marking

Tray products, Best Before 21.10.18

Serve over products, Best Before 20.10.18  

Package size and description

The product is sold in clear plastic wrapped trays and over the meat counter


The product is sold in the following store:

Pak'n Save Botany

The product has not been exported


This recall does not affect any other Pak’n Save branded products

Consumer advice

Affected product should not be consumed. If you have consumed any of this product and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice.

Customers should return the product to their retailer for a full refund.

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact Pak’n Save Botany:

  • Phone: 09 273 8887 extn. 718
  • Address: Pak’n Save, Botany Town Centre, 501 Ti Rakau Dr, East Tamaki, Auckland 2013.
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