The Whole Mix brand ready-to-eat salad products

20 March 2020: Speirs Foods (2018) LP is recalling specific batches of its The Whole Mix brand ready-to-eat salad products due to the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes.

Product identification

Product type Ready-to-eat salad products
Name of product (size)
  • The Whole Mix brand Grab and Go Asian salad (200g)
  • The Whole Mix brand Grab and Go Falafel salad (175g)
  • The Whole Mix brand Grab and Go Power salad (255g)
  • The Whole Mix brand Snack Pot Moroccan Cous Cous & Chicken (125g)
  • The Whole Mix brand Snack Pot Tabouleh & Falafel (150g)
  • The Whole Mix brand Snack Pot Quinoa & Seed Medley (160g)
Date marking

Use by dates: 20MAR20, 21MAR20, and 22MAR20

Package size and description

The Whole Mix brand Grab and Go salads are sold in paper cups with plastic lids.

The Whole Mix brand snack pots are sold in plastic pottles.


The products are sold at the following supermarkets and food retailers throughout New Zealand

  • Countdown
  • Pak'n Save
  • New World
  • BidFood
  • Compass Food Group New Zealand
  • Four Square
  • Supervalue
  • Fresh choice

This recall does not affect any other The Whole Mix brand products.

'Grab and Go' does not appear on product packaging, it does however appear on the Speirs Foods (2018) LP website.

Consumer advice

Customers are asked to check the date marking on the printed sticker attached to the product label.

Affected products should not be consumed. There have been no reports of associated illness, however, if you have consumed any of these products and have any concerns about your health, seek medical advice.

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

Who to contact

If you have questions, contact Speirs Foods (2018) LP:

  • Phone: 0800 366 3246
  • Address: 21-23 Lower High St, Marton.
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