Probar brand The Simply Real Bar – Chocolate Coconut Flavour recalled due to undeclared milk and soy

Starting date:
September 19, 2019
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk, Allergen - Soy
Hazard classification:
Class 1
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Horizon Distributors Ltd.
Distribution:
Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan, Yukon
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13220

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, September 19, 2019 - Horizon Distributors Ltd. is recalling Probar brand The Simply Real Bar, Chocolate Coconut Flavour from the marketplace because it may contain milk and soy which are not declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk or soy should not consume the recalled product described below.

What you should do

Check to see if you have the recalled product in your home. Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the store where they were purchased.

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

Who is affected

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

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country. 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 the recalled product from the marketplace.

Affected products

Affected products
Brand name Common name Size Code(s) on product UPC
Probar The Simply Real Bar – Chocolate Coconut Flavour 85 g BEST BEFORE
20-MA-03
8 53152 80066 6

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