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Belmont Confections Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in "Dymatize Nutrition, Elite Gourmet Bars" (Cookies & Cream and Fudge Brownie)

Published on Wednesday, 16 January 2013 01:03

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Belmont Confections Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared
Peanuts in "Dymatize Nutrition, Elite Gourmet Bars”
(Cookies & Cream and Fudge Brownie)

Contact

Consumer:
Alicia Graham
330-759-3100 ext. 203
 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - January 15, 2013 - Belmont Confections Inc. is recalling Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bars and Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie bars in both the 1.5oz and 3oz packages because they may contain undeclared peanuts. Belmont became aware of the problem via a complaint to the distributor Dymatize Inc.  People who have allergies to peanuts run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

The recalled Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Bars were distributed to U.S. and International retail stores and through mail orders via e-commerce March 14, 2012 to December 18 2012.

The Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream bars and Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie bars come in 12-pack box for the 3oz bar and 6-pack box for the 1.5oz bars. The retail boxes are wrapped in clear plastic and the packages are marked with the following Best By and Lot Codes # printed on the top panel of the retail box:

Product NameUPC Code

Lot
Numbers
Affected

Best by
Date
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699314712200ASEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699314712249ANOV 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699314712310AJAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699314712353AFEB 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g)70501699300012072AMAY 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g)70501699300012200ASEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g)70501699300012310AJAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Cookies & Cream 3oz (85g)70501699300012353AFEB 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699313012199ASEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699313012244AOCT 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699313012311BJAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 1.5oz (42.5g)70501699313012352BFEB 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g)70501699307912084AMAY 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g)70501699307912199ASEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g)70501699307912205ASEP 2013
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g)70501699307912311BJAN 2014
Dymatize Nutrition Elite Gourmet Fudge Brownie 3oz (85g)70501699307912352BFEB 2014

Consumers who have purchased boxes of the 1.5oz and 3.0oz bars of Dymatize Nutrition "Elite Gourmet” (Cookies & Cream bars and Fudge Brownie bars), are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund.

This recall is only for the aforementioned bars and does not impact any other products sold by Dymatize.

Consumers with questions may contact Alicia Graham at phone # (330) 759-3100 ext.  203 Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm EST

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