Bush's Baked Beans issues voluntary recall

You may want to check the baked beans before your next cookout because they could make you sick.

Bush Brothers & Co.announced Saturday the company has issued a voluntary recall of certain 28-ounce cans of Bush’s Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans, Country Style Baked Beans and Original Baked Beans because of potentially defective side seams on cans.

The recall was initiated after the company internal quality assurance checks identified the
issue, according to a press release.

The company said subsequent investigations indicated a temporary quality issue from one of its can suppliers. The
problem was corrected and no other product was affected, according to the release. 

Click here to read the entire recall, featuring all case codes, lot codes, and container codes.

A summary of affected products is as follows:

BUSH'S BEST® BROWN SUGAR HICKORY BAKED BEANS
  • 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01977 0
  • Lot Codes 6097S GF and 6097P GF
  • Best by Jun 2019

BUSH'S BEST COUNTRY STYLE BAKED BEANS
  • 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01974 9
  • Lot Codes 6077S RR, 6077P RR, 6087S RR, 6087P RR
  • Best by Jun 2019

BUSH'S BEST ORIGINAL BAKED BEANS
  • 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01614 4
  • Lot Codes 6057S LC and 6057P LC
  • Best by Jun 2019

Bush's Baked Beans said in a statement that to date, no illnesses or other adverse consequences have been reported in connection with this voluntary recall; however, the company urges you to dispose of these affected products immediately even if the beans do not look or smell spoiled.

The company said it is working with its retailers to ensure timely removal of affected product from their warehouses and shelves. 

Bush's Consumer Relations is available to answer any questions the public may have by calling 1-800-590-3797 Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST.

Information may also be found on the company's website at www.bushbeans.com.

 

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