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Giant, Martin's Supermarket Chains Announce Non-dairy Bars Recall

March 30, 2013

The Giant and Martin's supermarket chains are recalling a number of dairy bars from store shelves without listing milk on the ingredient label.

The stores say the NuGO Non Dairy bars are safe for consumers who do not have a milk allergy to consume. Those with an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk, though, could run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the products.

The specific products recalled are:

NuGO Nutrition Bar Dark Chocolate Trail Mix, UPC 69153545301, 16.9 oz., with a "best by" date in 2013

NuGO Natural Energy Bars Chocolate Chip, UPC 69153552101, 50 grams, with a "best by" date in 2013

NuGO Natural Energy Bars Dark Mocha, UPC 69153552301, 50 grams, with a "best by" date in 2013

NuGO Nutrition Bar Dark Pretzel, UPC 69153552901, 19.08 oz., with a "best by" date in 2013

The supermarkets warn symptoms of any food allergies could appear within a few minutes to two hours after someone consumes the product. Symptoms include hives, rashes, vomiting, dizziness and difficulty breathing, among others.

Customers looking for additional information can call Lifestyle Evolution, Inc., customer service at 1-866-266-7623.

The Giant/Martin's customer service line is 1-888-814-4268.


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