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Recall of Chocolate in Europe

Issue Date

30 November 2007


Source of Information

European Commission and the Hong Kong importer of the product


Food Product



Name of Product

Godiva Christmas Milk Caramel Carre chocolate squares


Name of Manufacturer



Product Description

According to the local importer, the product was sold in Hong Kong in a 16-piece Christmas Carre Gift Box, available only in Godiva-owned retail stores. The affected batch of product carries the product code 5000059.


Reason for Recall

Product may contain metal fragments


Action Taken by the
Centre for Food Safety

The local importer has initiated a recall of the affected product. The CFS is closely monitoring the situation.


Advice to the Trade

Stop selling the affected product.


Advice to Consumers

Stop consuming the affected product


Further Information

The CFS press release

Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department
30 November 2007


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