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Updated Press Release - It Takes A Village Foods LLC. Dba Veggie Evolution Issues An Allergy Alert On Undeclared Soy In Veggie Evolution Kale Crisps Zen Nori
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 20, 2015 – It Takes a Village Foods LLC of Hailey, ID is recalling “Veggie Evolution Kale Crisps Zen Nori” because it contains undeclared soy. People who have allergy or severe sensitivity to soy run the risk of serious or life threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product.
Veggie Evolution Kale Crisps Zen Nori was distributed to retail stores in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Michigan, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Wyoming and also sold on line at “VeggieEvolution.com” The firm distributed this product between 09/18/2014 and 07/15/2015.
The Kale Crisps Zen Nori product is seaweed flavored dehydrated kale chips, available in a 1.5 oz. package, sold under the brand name of “Veggie Evolution”. Product with the Best if Used By date stamp on or before 022116 is being recalled. The Best if Used By date is found at the lower left corner on the back side of a package.
No illnesses have been reported to date from the consumption of this product.
The recall was initiated after it was discovered that this product that contains soybeans, was distributed in packaging that did not reveal the presence of soybeans in the product.
This recall is being made with the knowledge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
If you have purchased this product you should contact Veggie Evolution at 208 721-0765 from 9am -5pm MST Monday thru Friday or at email@example.com for information on how to get a full refund or properly labeled replacement.
Recalled Product Photos Are Also Available on FDA’s Flickr Photostream.