Atkins brand Energy Bar Recall [Canada]

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Canada/Ottawa: Atkins brand Energy Bar Recall [Canada]Atkins Nutritionals Inc. recalls certain batch/lots of Atkins brand Energy Bars containing Sunflower Seeds due to suspected Listeria monocytogenes contamination, a serious health hazard. CFIA:

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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (“CFIA”) reports the following Energy Bars are subject to this recall:

  • Atkins Day Break brand Chocolaty Hazelnut Bar sold in 200 gram boxes containing five (5) by 40 gram bars with best-before date codes of 2016 OC 23 K5296 4 and 2016 DE 16 K5350 4 with a UPC of 6 37480 01532 5
  • Atkins Day Break brand Cranberry Almond sold in 175 gram boxes containing five (5) by 35 gram bars with a best-before date code of 2016 MR 28 K6088 2 and a UPC of 6 37480 01568 4
  • Atkins brand Chocolaty Chip Granola Bar sold in 240 gram boxes containing five (5) by 48 gram bars with best-before date codes of 2016 OC 23 K5296 4 with a UPC of 6 37480 35364 9

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional images of the recalled Energy Bars are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the CFIA, Atkins Nutritionals Inc. has recalled certain batch/lots of Atkins brand bars containing Sunflower Seeds from the marketplace due to possible Listeria monocytogenes contamination. You should not consume the recalled products listed above.

==> For information about Listeriosis (Listeria poisoning), please consult the “Illnesses” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Energy Bars, please do not consume them directly nor use them as an ingredient in another dish or preparation. Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Atkins Nutritionals’ Customer Service Department at 1-855-201-4611 (English) or 1-336-631-7691 (French), from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM from Monday through Friday Eastern Standard Time. You can also reach the company by e-mail at

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Recalls Direct RIN: 7121-2016
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