Notes and briefings

Product recall: Four McCoy's multipack varieties

As a precautionary measure, KP Snacks has initiated a voluntary recall of four McCoy’s multipack varieties, with a best before date of 15.06.2013, and a code (the four numbers below the best before date – see picture example below) of 3066.


The affected products are:

  • One McCoy’s Classic 6 Pack – Best Before Date: 15.06.2013 Code 3066
  • One McCoy’s Classic 15 Pack – Best Before Date: 15.06.2013. Code 3066
  • One McCoy’s Cheddar & Onion – 6 Pack Best Before Date: 15.06.2013. Code 3066
  • One McCoy’s Salt & Malt Vinegar – 6 Pack Best Before Date: 15.06.2013. Code 3066
    Note: Classic packs contain Ready Salted, Salt & Malt Vinegar and Cheddar & Onion

The recall affects only the multipacks listed above. No other McCoy’s product is affected.

A small number of consumers have contacted us after finding small pieces of plastic in the product. To avoid any risk whatsoever to our consumers, we have decided to voluntarily recall the entire days production of these four McCoy’s varieties.

The safety and quality of our products are non-negotiable priorities
for the company. We sincerely apologise to our consumers for any
inconvenience caused by this voluntary recall.

Any consumers who have purchased the above mentioned McCoy’s products are advised not to eat the product and return it unopened for a full refund to:

KP Snacks Ltd, Consumer Services, FREEPOST LE6531
PO Box 4, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 1NZ

Consumers wanting more information can telephone FREEPHONE (land line only) 0800 783 5456 (from UK) or 1800 551 679 (from ROI) from 9am-5pm.

Posted in Notes and briefings on 30 March 2013