As a precautionary measure, Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is voluntarily recalling Swiss Rolls sold under the brand names Mrs. Freshley’s, Food Lion, H-E-B, Baker’s Treat, Market Square, and Great Value, distributed nationwide, and Captain John Derst’s Old Fashioned Bread distributed in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina, due to the potential presence ofSalmonellain an ingredient, whey powder. The ingredient recall was initiated by a third-party whey powder manufacturer and supplier. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the recalled items. See below for list of UPC #s and “best by” dates.
Salmonellais an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy persons infected withSalmonellaoften experience fever, diarrhea (which may be bloody), nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. In rare circumstances, infection withSalmonellacan result in the organism getting into the bloodstream and producing more severe illnesses such as arterial infections (i.e., infected aneurysms), endocarditis and arthritis.
The recalled products are:
|BRAND||UPC #||BEST BY / ENJOY BY DATES|
|Mrs. Freshley’s – 4 ct./7.2 oz.||072250011907||10/09/18 through 10/19/18 309 8187 A 75 D
309 8187 B 75 D
309 8190 C 75 D
309 8194 B 75 D
309 8194 C 75 D
|Mrs. Freshley’s – 6 ct./12 oz.||072250903233||10/14/18
309 8194 B 75 D
|Food Lion – 6 ct./13 oz.||035826092779||10/16/18|
|H-E-B – 6 ct./12 oz.||041220296583||09/19/18|
|Baker’s Treat – 6 ct./13 oz.||041498188382||09/21/18 through 09/28/18|
|Market Square – 6 ct./12 oz.||087381760556||309 8194 B|
|Great Value – 6 ct./13 oz.||078742147550||Sep 17 2018 Through Sep 25 2018
309 8191 B
|Captain John Derst’s
Old Fashioned Bread
|071316001180||07/16/18 through 7/28/18|
Consumers should not consume these products.
Affected product should be discarded or may be returned 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. Eastern. Consumers also may contact the center via e-mail by visitingwww.flowersfoods.com/contact/consumers.