Only Organic, Natureland, and Smiling Tums baby food in squeezable pouches

30 August 2020: Woolworths NZ Ltd is recalling Only Organic, Natureland, and Smiling Tums brand baby food in squeezable pouches due to packaging damage caused by mice found in 2 of their distribution centres. 

 

Only Organic squeezable pouch (120g)
Only Organic squeezable pouch (120g).
Only Organic squeezable pouch (170g)
Only Organic squeezable pouch (170g).

 

Natureland squeezable pouch (120g)
Natureland squeezable pouch (120g).
Smiling Tums squeezable pouch (120g)
Smiling Tums squeezable pouch (120g).

 

Product identification

Product type

Baby food in squeezable pouches

Name of product (size)

Only Organics Products (120g and 170g), Natureland (120g), Smiling Tums (120g)

All flavours and age ranges if purchased from Countdown, SuperValue, and FreshChoice stores.

Batch marking

All batches if purchased from Countdown, SuperValue and FreshChoice stores.

Date marking

All dates if purchased from Countdown, SuperValue and FreshChoice stores.

Package size and description

Only Organic product is sold in 120g or 170g pouches.

Natureland product is sold in 120g pouches.

Smiling Tums product is sold in 120g pouches.

Distribution

Only Organic and Natureland Products are sold nationwide at Countdown, SuperValue and FreshChoice stores.

Smiling Tums products are sold only in North Island Countdown, SuperValue and FreshChoice stores.

Only Organic, Natureland, and Smiling Tums baby food in squeezable pouches sold at stores not listed above are not affected by this recall. 

Notes

This recall notice only affects products (as outlined above) bought at Countdown, SuperValue, or FreshChoice before Sunday 30 August 2020. All affected stock was removed from stores immediately once the damaged packaging was identified, and has been destroyed. All stock on shelves from 1 September is not affected and is safe for consumption. The damage was caused by mice and does not relate to the manufacture or distribution to stores of these products.

Consumer advice

Affected product should not be consumed. Customers should return the products to their retailer, or those who purchased the products online should call the customer care line, for a full refund.

This follows information provided on 29 August 2020 and 30 August 2020 reminding parents to check the packaging of baby food in squeezable pouches.

Parents advised to take precautions with some squeezable food pouches – MPI media release 29 August 2020

Squeezable baby food pouches recalled from Woolworths NZ supermarkets – MPI media release 30 August 2020

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact Woolworths NZ Limited's customer care centre:

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