Ottovo branded Mini Jelly Cup Recall [Australia]


Australia FlagAustralia/Canberra: Ottovo branded Mini Jelly Cup Recall [Australia]Ottovo International Trading Pty Ltd. recalls certain batch/lots of Jelly with Lactic Acid (Mango & Strawberry flavour) and Jelly (Mango Flavour & Egg flavour) dessert products due to the presence of Konjac, an ingredient not permitted in Jelly Confectionery Products in Australia due to the risk of choking and/or airway obstruction, both serious health and safety hazards.

ACCC: http://ht.ly/ZEFv30mRUaj

Direct link: https://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/ottovo-international-trading-pty-ltd-jelly-with-lactic-acid-mango-strawberry-jelly-mango-flavour-egg-flavour

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Jelly with Lactic Acid (Mango & Strawberry) and Jelly (Mango Flavour & Egg Flavour) confectionery products are subject to this recall:

  • Ottovo branded Jelly with Lactic Acid (Mango & Strawberry), sold in 22 gram mini jelly cups containing Konjac, 12 cups per box
  • Ottovo branded Jelly (Mango Flavour & Egg Flavour), sold in 22 gram mini jelly cups containing Konjac, 12 cups per box

==> No barcodes, UPCs, APNs, or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Jelly Cup products can be found on the Web site listed above.

According to the ACCC, Jelly Cups and similar products containing Konjac are permanently banned in Australia due to choking risk.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm food poisoning or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household rubbish, making sure small children and pets can’t access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Ottovo branded Mini Jelly Cups please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Ottovo by e-mail at ottovo@mingfa.com.au.

==> To see other recalls and notifications concerning products that pose a Choking hazard, please search for “choking” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Ottovo please search for “Ottovo” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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More information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2018/17185
Recalls Direct RIN: 10899-2018
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