The Environment Secretary Owen Paterson met with retailers today to discuss how they can restore public confidence in beef in the wake of the horsemeat scandal.
The results from the remaining tests are expected on Friday and retailers have promised plans for more tests and stricter controls on food processing, but such tests are costly and it looks like consumers will be the ones to pay.
Wholesaler Castell Howell have contacted customers after a 'possible contamination' of cottage pies.
The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has just announced it will extend its UK-wide survey of burgers and similar beef products.
The horsemeat scandal continues to diminish public confidence in the food industry, an ITV News Index poll finds.