From the Okanogan County Public Health Department.
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Voluntary Precautionary Recall Of Arnold, Brownberry, Earthgrains, Farm, Harmons, L’oven Fresh, Stroehmann and Sara Lee Multi-grain Breads and Sara Lee Thin Style Buns
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 19, 2013 – BBU, Inc., the parent of the Bimbo Bakeries companies, has initiated a voluntary recall due to possible presence of flexible wire caused by a faulty screen at a third party flour mill.
This recall does not affect any products currently offered for sale in retail stores but the company, out of an abundance of caution, wants to alert consumers to check any affected products they may still have in their homes.
Recalled products are listed below with the applicable “Best By” dates and their states of distribution. The “Best By” date is printed on the front of the bag on the bread items and on a sticker on the thin style buns product.
Best By dates prior to and including Feb. 17:
- SARA LEE MULTI-GRAIN THIN STYLE BUNS/CA ONLY
Best By dates prior to and including Feb. 20:
- ALDI L’OVEN FRESH HEARTY 12 GRAIN/AR, CT, DC, IL, IA, KS, MD, MA, MN, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OK, PA, RI, SC, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV
FARM BREAD ALL NATURAL MULTI-GRAIN/UT
HARMONS 100% MULTI-GRAIN WIDE PAN OVEN-BAKED BREAD/UT
ARNOLD DUTCH COUNTRY 100% WHOLE GRAIN/AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV
ARNOLD HEALTHFULL 45 CALORIES PER SLICE MULTIGRAIN/DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA, WV
BROWNBERRY HEALTHFULL 45 CALORIES PER SLICE MULTIGRAIN/IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, PA, SD, WI, WV
BROWNBERRY DUTCH COUNTRY 100% WHOLE GRAIN/IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, PA, SD, WI, WV
BROWNBERRY GRAINS & MORE DOUBLE PROTEIN/IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, OH, PA, ND. SD, WI, WV
BROWNBERRY HEALTHFULL NUTTY GRAIN/IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MN, MO, ND, OH, PA, SD, WI, WV
STROEHMANN DUTCH COUNTRY 100% WHOLE GRAIN/DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA, WV
EARTHGRAINS 12 GRAIN NATURAL BREAD/ALL STATES
SARA LEE 12 GRAIN BREAD HEARTY & DELICIOUS/ALL STATES
No other brands or products are affected.
BBU is committed to providing high-quality products, and the safety and health of our consumers is our most important priority. We are working closely with the third party flour mill to avoid this issue in the future.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled product can return the product to its place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-800-984-0989 at any time 24 hours a day.