Canadian Food Inspection Agency



Canadian Food Inspection Agency

June 22, 2013 00:10 ET

Correction-Allergy Alert: Undeclared Milk in Certain Vega® Brand Bars

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 22, 2013) -

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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.

The corrections for this product are marked by an asterisk (*) below:

Brand Product Size UPC Lot code Best By date
Vega® Sport Endurance Bar Mocha 50 g 8 38766 10730 1 12185C
12217C
22273C*
12328C*
13064C*
01-AUG-13
01-SEP-13
01-OCT-13
01-DEC-13
01-APR-14*

This product has been distributed nationally.

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.

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 at http://www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus.

For information on common food allergens, visit the Food Allergens web page at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food_allergies.

For information on all food recalls, visit the CFIA's Food Recall Report at: http://www.inspection.gc.ca/recalls.

To find out more about receiving recalls by e-mail, and other food safety facts, visit: www.foodsafety.gc.ca. Food and consumer product recalls are also available at http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca.

Contact Information

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

    CFIA Media Relations
    613-773-6600