Sainsbury's apologises after salmonella found

Sainsbury's says it has immediately withdrawn 500g bags of SO Organic sultanas from its shelves after "low levels of salmonella were found during routine testing".

Food safety is our top priority so we immediately took this product off display and, as a precautionary measure, we are asking customers who have bought these sultanas to return them to their nearest Sainsbury’s store where they will receive a full refund.

We apologise to customers for any concern and inconvenience this causes.”

– Sainsbury's statement

Read: What is salmonella and how do you catch it?

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Sainsbury's recalls sultanas after salmonella found

Supermarket Sainsbury's is withdrawing its SO Organic Sultanas as a precaution after testing found salmonella in the product. The recall applies to 500g bags, according to the Food Standards Agency.