New Chapter, Inc. Issues Voluntary Recall

  New Chapter, Inc.Issues Voluntary Recall

     Undeclared soy identified in one lot of Probiotic Elderberry dietary
                                  supplement

Business Wire

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. -- March 20, 2013

New Chapter, Inc. is voluntarily recallinga limited number of packages of its
90 count Probiotic Elderberry dietary supplement because it may contain an
undeclared allergen - soy. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity
tosoy run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they
consume this product. There have been no illnesses reported to date in
connection with this product. This product is a food safety concern only for
people who are allergic to soy.

The affected product is packaged in a 90-count amber glass jar with an outer
cardboard carton marked with:

Probiotic Elderberry

Lot#: 01230049332

Expiration date: 01/31/15 (located on the bottom of the box and on the side of
the bottle)

UPC: 7-27783-00123-8

This voluntary recall is limited only to packages of New Chapter Probiotic
Elderberry bearing the above UPC, expiration date and lot number. No other New
Chapter products are affected.

The one lot of affected New Chapter Probiotic Elderberry was
distributednationwide. It reached consumers through retail stores, mail
order, and direct delivery.

Consumers who have purchased Probiotic Elderberry from this affected lot may
return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions
may contact New Chapter at 1-800-543-7279.

New Chapter is also issuing an alert through the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis
Network (FAAN) in an effort to notify any potentially impacted consumers.

Contact:

New Chapter, Inc.
Sue Harris, 800-543-7279
 
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