Kashi Misleadingly Labels Sugar As 'Cane Juice,' Suit Says

Law360, New York (April 16, 2013, 3:35 PM EDT) -- Kellogg Co. Inc. cereal and snack maker Kashi Co. was hit Monday with a proposed class action alleging the company disguises sugar in its lists of ingredients by instead listing “evaporated cane juice” or “evaporated cane juice crystals.”

Plaintiff Nadine Saubers alleges that in violation of a host of California laws, Kashi fails to disclose that “evaporated cane juice” is not actually juice and is considered to be a processed sugar.

“Nearly all of Kashi’s products’ labels list ‘evaporated cane juice’ as an ingredient despite the...
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Case Title

Saubers v. Kashi Company


Case Number

3:13-cv-00899

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California Southern

Nature of Suit

Fraud or Truth-In-Lending

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Janis L. Sammartino

Date Filed

April 15, 2013

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