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Public Alert – Dream® Plant-Based, Chocolate-Coated Frozen Desserts for Milk Allergen
April 2, 2017
Lake Success, NY
Dream® brand, manufacturer of Almond Dream®, Rice Dream® and Coconut Dream® frozen dessert products, is publicly reinforcing to its consumers that the Dream® plant-based, chocolate-coated frozen desserts listed below have been found to contain milk. Some consumers have reported experiencing allergic reactions to milk after consuming these products.
Currently, product labeling states the following:
While we believe the labeling conveys that individuals allergic to milk should not consume these products, we recognize that certain statements on the label may be confusing to consumers. We are currently investigating new label statements to make the presence of milk more clear on these products.
These products are not being recalled and are safe for non-allergic consumers to eat.
The products subject to this notification include:
|Product UPC||Product Description|
|84253-28426||Almond Dream Vanilla Dessert Bites 6.6 FL OZ|
|84253-28427||Almond Dream Chocolate Dessert Bites 6.6 FL OZ|
|84253-29462||Almond Dream Peppermint Dessert Bites 6.6 FL OZ|
|84253-29464||Almond Dream Pumpkin Dessert Bites 6.6 FL OZ|
|84253-28428||Almond Dream Vanilla Dessert Bars 9.9 FL OZ|
|84253-33000||Rice Dream Vanilla Dessert Bars 3.2 FL OZ|
|84253-44460||Rice Dream Vanilla Nutty Dessert Bars 3.4 FL OZ|
|84253-44470||Rice Dream Chocolate Nutty Dessert Bars 3.4 FL OZ|
|84253-45504||Rice Dream Vanilla Dessert Bites 6.6 FL OZ|
|84253-44450||Rice Dream Mocha Dessert Pies 3.7 FL OZ|
|84253-44420||Rice Dream Chocolate Dessert Pies 3.7 FL OZ|
|84253-44430||Rice Dream Mint Dessert Pies 3.7 FL OZ|
|84253-44400||Rice Dream Vanilla Dessert Pies 3.7 FL OZ|
|84253-28557||Coconut Dream Dessert Bites 6.6 FL OZ|
For consumer inquiries or concerns, please contact the Dream® brand Consumer Care center at 1-888-301-7497. Consumer Care hours are Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 7 PM EDT.