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Updated Food Recall Warning (Allergen) : Zing Brand Snack Bars Recalled Due to Undeclared Milk

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 03/28/14 -- Product photos are available at http://bit.ly/1jgA6BZ

The food recall warning issued on March 20, 2014 has been updated to include additional codes.

Industry is recalling Zing brand snack bars from the marketplace because they contain milk which is not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

The following products have been sold nationally.

Recalled products


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Brand     Product    Size       UPC             Codes
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Zing      Chocolate  50 g       8 55531 00205 0 B. B. 14FEB14 and 13JUN14
          Coconut
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Zing      Dark       50 g       8 55531 00216 6 B. B. 31JUL14
          Chocolate
          Hazelnut
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What you should do

If you have an allergy to milk, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.


--  Learn more about common food allergies

http://www.inspection.gc.ca/food/information-for-consumers/fact-sheets/labelling-food-packaging-and-storage/food-allergies/eng/1332442914456/1332442980290


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Background

This recall was triggered by a trade complaint. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated Food Recall Warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing recalled products from the marketplace.

Illnesses

There have been no reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

More information


--  CFIA: www.inspection.gc.ca/contactus

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