Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Lifestyle Evolution Inc.'s NuGO Non Dairy Bars

Sat Mar 30, 2013 10:27am EDT

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LANDOVER, Md.,  March 30, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- Giant Food of  Landover, Md.,
following a recall by Lifestyle Evolution Inc., announced it removed from sale
several varieties of its NuGO Non Dairy Bars due to undeclared milk, an
allergen, on the ingredient label.

The following products are included in this recall:

* 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

This product is safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from a milk
allergy, however, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk may
run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume
this product. Customers who have purchased the product should discard any unused
portions and bring their purchase receipt to Giant Food for a full refund.   

Symptoms of food allergies typically appear from within a few minutes to two
hours after a person has eaten the food to which he or she is allergic. Allergic
reactions can include: hives; flushed skin or rash; tingling or itchy sensation
in the mouth; face, tongue, or lip swelling; vomiting and/or diarrhea; abdominal
cramps; coughing or wheezing; dizziness and/or lightheadedness; swelling of the
throat and vocal cords; difficulty breathing; loss of consciousness.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Lifestyle
Evolution Inc. customer service at 1-866-266-7623. In addition customers may
call Giant Food Customer Service at 1-888-469-4426 Monday through Friday from  9
a.m. to 5 p.m.  and visit the Giant Food website at  www.giantfood.com  for more
information.

About Giant Food  of  Landover, Md.

Giant Food LLC, headquartered in  Landover, Md., operates 171 supermarkets in 
Virginia,  Maryland,  Delaware, and the  District of Columbia, and employs
approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 171 stores are 156
full-service pharmacies. Giant opened the first supermarket in the nation's
capital on  February 6, 1936. For more information on Giant, visit 
www.GiantFood.com.  

                

SOURCE  Giant Food of  Landover, Md.


Jamie Miller, (301) 341-8776, jmiller@giantfood.com

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