Anchor and Pams fresh cream

14 January 2014: Fonterra Brands (New Zealand) Limited have initiated a recall of 300ml and 500ml Anchor and Pams cream as product tests show the presence of E. coli in some products.


Product identification

Product type Dairy products – cream
Name of product (size) Anchor Cream and Pams Cream (300ml and 500 ml) 

Batch numbers Pams Cream 500ml – 1400684206
Pams Cream 300ml – 1400684209

Anchor Cream 500ml – 1400684207
Anchor Cream 300ml – 1400684208
Date marking Best before: 21/01/2014
Package size and description 300ml and 500 ml bottles
Distribution Sold in major supermarkets, food service outlets and dairies throughout the upper North Island, from Northland down to Turangi and including Gisborne
Notes This recall does not affect any other Fonterra Brands (New Zealand) Limited product

Consumer advice

Consumers are advised to check the batch number on the product label. Affected products should not be consumed. There have been no reports of illness, but anyone concerned about their health should seek medical advice.

Customers should return the product to their retailer for a full refund.

Who to contact

If you have any questions, contact Fonterra Brands' customer service centre:

Phone: 0800 25 62 57

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