In April 2020, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against Aldi Inc. for allegedly misleadingly marketing that the exclusive flavoring ingredient in Friendly Farms Vanilla Almondmilk Non-Dairy Creamer is vanilla when, according to the complaint, the ingredients list does not include a vanilla ingredient and reveals the creamer contains “Natural Flavors” instead. (Buonocore et al v. Aldi Inc.
, Case No. 20-cv-1699, E.D.N.Y.)
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