Correction - Undeclared milk in certain Vega® brand Bars

Starting date:
June 21, 2013
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Allergy Alert
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Sequel Naturals Ltd.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
8050

Advisory details

Ottawa, June 21, 2013 - The public warning issued on June 6, 2013 has been amended to correctly identify the affected lot codes and associated Best By dates for the Vega® Sport Endurance Bar Mocha product.

There has been one reported allergic reaction.

Consumption of these products may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction in persons with allergies to milk.

The distributor, Sequel Naturals Ltd., Burnaby, BC, is voluntarily recalling the affected products from the marketplace. The CFIA is monitoring the effectiveness of the recall.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC Additional info
Vega® Sport Endurance Bar Mocha 50 g Lot code
The corrections for this product are marked by an asterisk (*) below:
12185C
12217C
22273C*
12328C*
13064C*
8 38766 10730 1 Best By date
The corrections for this product are marked by an asterisk (*) below:
01-AUG-13
01-SEP-13
01-OCT-13
01-DEC-13
01-APR-14*

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Media enquiries

Sequel Naturals Ltd.
1-866-839-8863 Ext. 366

CFIA Media Relations
613-773-6600

For more information

For more information, consumers and industry can contact:

Sequel Naturals Ltd., at 1-866-839-8863 or email questions@myvega.com; or,

CFIA by filling out the online feedback form.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page.