iChoc brand Vegan Bars recalled due to improperly declared milk

Starting date:
May 26, 2020
Type of communication:
Recall
Alert sub-type:
Food Recall Warning (Allergen)
Subcategory:
Allergen - Milk
Hazard classification:
Class 2
Source of recall:
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Recalling firm:
Ecoideas Innovation Inc.
Distribution:
National
Extent of the product distribution:
Retail
CFIA reference number:
13848

Last updated:

Advisory details

Ottawa, May 26, 2020 - Ecoideas Innovation Inc. is recalling iChoc brand Vegan Bars from the marketplace because they may contain milk which is improperly declared on the label. People with an allergy to milk should not consume the recalled products described below.

Recalled products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
iChoc White Vanilla Vegan Bar 80 g 4 044889 002720 L29182
L29405
iChoc Classic Vegan - Vegan Bar made with Rice Drink 80 g 4 044889 002966 L29415
L19184
L38412
iChoc Super Nut - Vegan Bar With Hazelnuts 80 g 4 044889 002942 L29184
L29415
iChoc Almond Orange - Vegan Chocolate Bar with Orange and Almonds 80 g 4 044889 002744 L29182
L39415
iChoc Expedition Sunny Almond - Dark Almond Nougat Crisp - Vegan 50 g 4 044889 003062 L39192
iChoc Expedition Caribbean Gold - White with Coconut Blossom Sugar - Vegan 50 g 4 044889 013382 L39247
iChoc Choco Cookie - Vegan Chocolate Bar with Cookie Pieces 80 g 4 044889 002737 L39415
L39181
iChoc White Nougat Crisp - White Nougat Crisp Vegan Bar 80 g 4 044889 002751 L39183

What you should do

Check to see if you have the recalled products 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, do not consume the recalled products as they may cause a serious or life-threatening reaction.

Who is affected

There have been reported reactions associated with the consumption of these products.

Background

This recall was triggered by consumer complaints. 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 products from the marketplace.

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