Genisoy Food Company Announces Voluntary Recall of Genisoy Organic Apple Cinnamon Soy Protein Bars Due to Potential Health Risk

February 1, 2009

February 1, 2009 -- Genisoy Food Company is announcing a voluntary recall of their Genisoy Organic Apple Cinnamon Soy Protein Bars because they may have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.  The recalled products contain peanut ingredients supplied by Peanut Corporation of America, which has just announced an expansion of a voluntary recall covering all peanut products made in their Blakely, GA plant since January 1, 2007.  Peanut Corporation of America is currently the focus of an ongoing investigation concerning recent Salmonella outbreaks.

The following Genisoy Organic Apple Cinnamon Soy Protein Bars, with "Best By" dates on each bar are subject to voluntary recall:

Genisoy Organic Apple Cinnamon Soy Protein Bars

Package Size UPC code number Code Dates
Individual bar 1.60 oz (45g) 6-35992-07810-4 BEST BY: 12/21/08
BEST BY:  6/17/09
BEST BY:  7/18/09
Carton: 12 bars / carton 6-35992-07811-1 BEST BY: 12/21/08
BEST BY:  6/17/09
BEST BY:  7/18/09
Case: 6 cartons / case 10-6-35992-07812-5 BEST BY: 12/21/08
BEST BY:  6/17/09
BEST BY:  7/18/09

Genisoy Organic Apple Cinnamon Soy Protein Bars are distributed and sold primarily as individual bars in grocery and specialty retail stores. Genisoy Food Company has not received any reports of illness.

For more information please contact Genisoy Food Company consumer line 1-888-GENISOY (1-888-436-4769), visit www.genisoy.com, or visit the FDA website.