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Vega Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Vega One Bars and Vega Sport Protein Bars

Published on Friday, 14 June 2013 01:04

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Recall -- Firm Press ReleaseFDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties. FDA does not endorse either the product or the company. Vega Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Milk in Vega One Bars and Vega Sport Protein BarsContact
Consumer:
1-866-839-8863Media:
1-866-839-8863 x 366
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 13, 2013 — Sequel Naturals Ltd. Dba “Vega” is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of nutrition bars due to finding trace amounts of milk in some lot codes.People who have severe sensitivity or allergies to milk may run the risk of a serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. There has been one reported allergic reaction.The bars are sold nationwide. They do not pose any risk to the general population without milk allergies.While the products are labeled with a precautionary statement “Made in a facility that processes peanuts, tree nuts, sesame, dairy, and soy”, Vega will be revising our packaging to expand the current precautionary allergen labeling information to include “May Contain Dairy…”.For more information, please visit Vega’s website:
www.myvega.com

Vega is voluntarily recalling bars from these lot codes:

Product nameSizeUPCLotExpiry Date
Vega ONE Bar - Chocolate Almond63 g83876607004913028U14-Feb
Vega ONE Bar - Chocolate Cherry63 g83876607005613032U14-Mar
Vega ONE Bar - Double Chocolate63 g83876607003213026U14-Feb
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Coconut60 g83876600830112100U13-May
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Coconut60 g83876600830112170U13-Jul
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Coconut60 g83876600830112238U13-Sep
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Coconut60 g83876600830112296U13-Nov
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Coconut60 g83876600830112346Jan-14
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Coconut60 g83876600830113037U14-Mar
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Saviseed60 g83876600831812095U13-May
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Saviseed60 g83876600831812172U13-Jul
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Saviseed60 g83876600831812235U13-Sep
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Saviseed60 g83876600831812295U13-Nov
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Saviseed60 g83876600831812349Jan-14
Vega Sport Protein Bar - Chocolate Saviseed60 g83876600831813038U14-Mar

This voluntary recalling does not apply to any other Vega products distributed anywhere in the United States.

If you have purchased a product from any of the lot codes below and wish to return it, please call or email Vega for a full refund: 1-866-839-8863 or questions@myvega.com.

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