Flowers Foods Voluntarily Recalls Hamburger Buns and Hot Dog Buns

July 10, 2019

THOMASVILLE, Ga., July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is voluntarily recalling hamburger and hot dog buns and other bakery products due to the potential presence of small pieces of hard plastic that may have been introduced during production. Consumption of product may cause a choking hazard.

The products being recalled were distributed to retail customers under a variety of brand names and distributed in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia.

The company initiated the recall following the discovery of small pieces of hard plastic in production equipment. No related injuries or illnesses have been reported. Following is a list of the products, UPC numbers, "best by" dates, and the first three digits of the lot number for the products involved in this recall.

7-ELEVEN 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 52548006600, Best by July 18 2019 Lot #111

BRAVO 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 33755858688, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

CBC NATHANS 8CT HAMBURGER BUN, UPC 72250093668, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

CLOVER VALLEY 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 70210007595, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

CLOVER VALLEY 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 70210007601, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

FAMILY STYLE 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250024730, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

FAMILY STYLE 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 70210012971, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

FLOWERS 12CT BRATWURST BUNS, UPC 71301067764, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

FLOWERS 8CT 100% WHOLE WHEAT HAMBURGER BUNS, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

FLOWERS BBQ BREAD, UPC 72250040792, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

FLOWERS ENRICHED ROLLS, UPC 70210006864, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

FLOWERS RESTAURANT 12CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 70210006406, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

FLOWERS RESTAURANT 12CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 70210006499, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

FLOWERS RESTAURANT 12CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 70210009643, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

FOOD DEPOT 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250024402, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

FOOD DEPOT 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 72250024396, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

GREAT VALUE 100% WHOLE WHEAT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 78742008004, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

GREAT VALUE 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 78742223759, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

GREAT VALUE 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 78742097282, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

GRISSOM'S MILL 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 51933267404, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

HITCHCOCK'S 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 70210103372, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

HOME PRIDE 16CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250006583, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

IDEAL 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250025072, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

IDEAL 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 72250024631, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

IGA 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 41270025485, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

IGA 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 41270042444, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

INGLES BBQ BREAD, UPC 86854015438, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

LAURA LYNN 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 86854007808, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

LAURA LYNN 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 86854007846, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

LAURA LYNN DINNER ROLLS, UPC 86854066690, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

L'OVEN FRESH 8CT KAISER BUNS, UPC 41498117221, Best by July 17 2019, Lot #111

MARKET PANTRY 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 85239031636, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

MARKET PANTRY 8 CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 85239701331, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

MEMBERS MARK 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS 3 PK, UPC 93968013936, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

NATURAL GRAIN 12CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 73105920597, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

NATURAL GRAIN 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 73105920580, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

NATURE'S OWN 8CT 100% WHOLE WHEAT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250003988, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

NATURE'S OWN 8CT BUTTER HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250023139, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

OVEN FRESH 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250024716, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

OVEN FRESH 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 72250024389, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

PIGGLY WIGGLY 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 41290013172, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

PIGGLY WIGGLY 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 41290013134, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

PUBLIX 12CT BROWN & SERVE ROLLS, UPC 41415311909, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

PUBLIX 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 41415306905, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

PUBLIX 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 41415307902, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

SE GROCERS 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 38259101827, Best by July 18 and July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

SE GROCERS 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 38259101834, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

SEDANO'S 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250000314, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

SUNBEAM 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 77633063283, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

SUNBEAM 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 77633063740, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #180

WM 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS (PAN PARA SANDWICH), UPC 78742048680, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

WONDER 12CT DINNER ROLLS, UPC 72250074216, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

WONDER 24CT DINNER ROLLS, UPC 72250011693, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

WONDER 8CT HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250021098, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

WONDER 8CT HONEY HAMBURGER BUNS, UPC 72250021128, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #111

WONDER 8CT HOT DOG BUNS, UPC 72250021081, Best by July 19 2019, Lot #111, 180

WONDER PULL-A-PART BBQ BREAD, UPC 72250020923, Best by July 18 2019, Lot #180

People should not consume these products.

Consumers should discard affected product or return it to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may call Flowers' Consumer Relations Center at 1-866-245-8921. The center is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST. Consumers also may contact the center via e-mail by visiting www.flowersfoods.com/contact/consumers.

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About Flowers Foods

Headquartered in Thomasville, Ga., Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is one of the largest producers of fresh packaged bakery foods in the United States with 2018 sales of $4 billion. Flowers operates bakeries across the country that produce a wide range of bakery products. Learn more at www.flowersfoods.com.