Pilchards recall: Beware

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STELLALANDER – VRYBURG - Customers who recently bought canThe pilchards in question includes the house brands of Shoprite, Checkers and OK Foods.

On Tuesday morning (24 February) is was however announced that the deficient 400g cans may also have been distributed to wholesalers - and thus might be also on sale from informal traders and spaza shops.
The manufacturer, West Point, says that a canning deficiency may have left the pilchards unfit for consumption.
The 400g Pilchards in Tomato Sauce cans and Pilchards in Chilli Sauce cans which have the specific batch codes starting with ZST2 and ZSC2 must be returned immediately to the stores or wholesalers.ned pilchards in tomato sauce or chilli sauce are urged to take it back to the store for a refund.