Food Drink

Robinson's Fruit Shoots have been urgently recalled due to a problem with packaging that could be a safety risk.

Britvic PLC is recalling some of its Apple and Blackcurrant flavoured juice drinks that have been sold in Tesco, Costco and McDonald's.D376DCD8 95F9 484F 95CE 5580F9BBAA1F


It has been reported that the spout within the sports bottle cap may become detached unexpectedly, causing a safety risk.

Blackcurrant and Apple Fruit Shoots bought in McDonald's between June 22 and June 28 are also affected by the recall.

The fast food giant's recall notice says: "We were made aware of a packaging fault affecting the white drinking spout on a very small number of Fruit Shoot bottles and we therefore decided to remove it from our premises and are currently awaiting new stock.

"If you have consumed the product there is no need to take any further action as the quality of the liquid is not impacted."

Which ones are affected?

The products affected are:

24 x 200ml multi-pack sold in Tesco and Costco
200ml single bottle sold in McDonald's
With any of these batch numbers:

NO5 L9164
NO5 L9171
NO6 L9171
And with a best before date of March 2020.

No other Britvic PLC products are known to be affected.