In a statement after the steak recall, Russell Hume, which was also supplying Jamie Oliver and Greene King, said: "The product recall was a precautionary measure because of mislabelling
British and Irish fish and chip shops are also doing significantly better than the international rate of global seafood mislabelling
, at 30%.
The company is taking this step because of a complaint of mislabelling
of the overpouch.
Dafydd Raw-Rees, 66, pictured, the owner and food business operator of Farmbox Meats Limited in Aberystwyth, and Colin Patterson, 43, the company representative, are accused of mislabelling
goat meat as either lamb or mutton for the purposes of sale.
TWO men have been charged over the alleged mislabelling
of goat meat.
Labour shadow ministers and consumer watchdogs last night demanded tougher penalties against businesses caught mislabelling
food and better enforcement of rules on food fraud.
Researchers found mislabelling
in big retailers has been completely eradicated but takeaways are selling other species as cod.
However, RFF have since been given evidence of further white fish mislabelling
at the same store last month.
Dr Sarah Helyar, who carried out the study, said: "While the rate of mislabelling
appears low, this is a huge industry.
The biggest issue with current testing methods for illicit substances is mislabelling
of blood and urine samples as they are sent away to forensics laboratories for testing and the time taken to get a result.
by supermarkets and others has been very much in the news of late.
More4 also reported 46 cases had been recorded where mislabelling
was found to be related to delays in patients' treatment and even deaths.