Lifestyle Evolution Inc. (LEI) Issues Allergy Alert -- Undeclared Milk in Lifestyle Evolution Inc.'s NuGO FREE, NuGO Dark and NuGO Slim Non Dairy bars ONLY bars with a best by date of 2013 are subject to recall.

PITTSBURGH, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lifestyle Evolution Inc announces the voluntary recall of NuGO FREE, NuGO Dark and NuGO Slim Non Dairy bars Made BEFORE October 2012 because of the potential for undeclared milk.  Individuals with allergies to dairy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume products containing milk protein.  Lactose intolerance is not a milk allergy and should not be confused with a milk protein allergy. Lifestyle Evolution's voluntary recall is being conducted in consultation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

The products were distributed nationwide.

ONLY PRODUCT WITH BEST BY DATE OF 2013 IS SUBJECT TO RECALL.  (i.e. 25 Dec 13)

PRODUCTS WITH 2014 BEST BY DATES ARE NOT SUBJECT TO RECALL (i.e. 23 Feb 14)

Product NAME

UPC (box of 12)                  

UPC (indiv Bar)   

has BEST BY DATE of

NuGO FREE Dark Chocolate Trail Mix     

691535 45302

691535 45301

2013

NuGO FREE Dark Chocolate Crunch         

691535 45102

691535 45101

2013

NuGO FREE Carrot Cake

691535 45502

691535 45501

2013

NuGO Dark Chocolate Chocolate Chip   

691535 52102

691535 52101

2013

NuGO Dark Mocha

691535 52302

691535 52301

2013

NuGO Dark Mint Chocolate Chip

691535 52502

691535 52501

2013

NuGO Dark Peanut Butter Cup                  

691535 52702

691535 52701

2013

NuGO Dark Pretzel

691535 52902

691535 50901

2013

NuGO Slim Crunchy Peanut butter

691535 20702

691535 20701

2013

NuGO Slim Espresso                                      

691535 20902

691535 20901

2013

The recall was initiated out of an abundance of caution after testing revealed the possible presence of trace levels of milk protein in products that did not declare milk on the label.  Corrective actions have been taken to address the problem.   

There has been one report of an allergic reaction. Distributors and customers that have purchased these products directly will be notified by Lifestyle Evolution, Inc. regarding product return procedures. Consumers with questions should contact customer service 1 -866-266-7623 between 8 am to 6 pm, ET Monday thru Friday.

LEI is dedicated to the health and safety of its consumers.  Therefore, the company initiated this voluntary recall.  We apologize to our distributors and our customers and sincerely regret any inconvenience caused by this event.

Consumer: 866-266-7623

SOURCE Lifestyle Evolution Inc.




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