snickers-mars.jpg

Mars Bars and Snickers taken off Portuguese market after plastic shock

Mars Portugal is expected to make an announcement this afternooon about the general recall of confectionary taking place across 55 countries as a result of “a piece of plastic” having been found in “one of their products” in Germany.

Globally, Milky Way Mini and Miniatures, as well as Celebrations bonbons are being removed from shelves, writes Diário de Notícias, but in Portugal only Mars and Snickers are thought to be affected.

natasha.donn@algarveresident.com