Tesco & Sainsburys recall potato salad over 'metal fears'

The items are being recalled over fears some batches could contain small pieces of metal. Credit: Friso Gentsch/DPA

Tesco and Sainsbury’s recall 10 varieties of Potato Salad over safety concerns.

It is due to fears that a limited number of products may contain small pieces of metal.

The products below have been withdrawn from sale as a precaution. Customers are advised to return the affected products to stores for a full refund.

Tesco

  • Finest Charlotte Potato Salad 275g (Use by May 12th, 13th, 14th and 15th)

  • Finest Coleslaw and Potato Salad 400g (Use by May 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th and 15th)

  • Potato Salad 300g (Use by May 17th and 18th)

  • Healthy Living Salad 300g (Use by May 16th and 17th)

  • Coleslaw and Potato Salad Twin Pack 500g. (Use by May 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th)

“We have identified that certain codes of Potato Salad may contain small pieces of metal.

Tesco spokesperson

Sainsburys

  • Be Good To Yourself Potato Salad 300g (all dates affected)

  • Potato Salad 500g (all dates affected)

  • Potato Salad 300g (all dates affected)

  • Potato Salad 180g (all dates affected)

  • Deli-Style Coleslaw & Potato Salad 500g (all dates affected

“As a precautionary measure, we are asking all customers who have bought these products to return them to their nearest Sainsbury’s store, where they will receive a full refund.”

Sainsburys spokesperson