Waffle Maker Accused Of Sugarcoating Nutrition Info

Law360, New York (March 6, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- The makers of a popular “all-natural” line of frozen waffles and the grocers who sell them, including Whole Foods Market Inc. and Trader Joe's Co., have been hit with a putative class action alleging that Van’s Waffles have double, sometimes triple, the amount of fat or calories listed on the packaging.

Three California women filed the lawsuit Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, alleging that Vans International Foods and Healthy Food Holdings Inc., has continued marketing the waffles, despite knowing...
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