Blue Bell Butter Crunch Ice Cream Product Recall
Date: October 08, 2019
Sold at Publix: Yes
Sold at GreenWise Market: No
Blue Bell Creameries is voluntarily recalling a select lot of Butter Crunch Ice Cream half gallons produced on a specific production line on August 26, 2019 in their Sylacauga, AL plant because of the possibility the products may contain a foreign object.
Blue Bell discovered the issue when they were notified by a consumer about the presence of a piece of a plastic tool in a half gallon of Butter Crunch Ice Cream. Their investigation revealed the broken tool used to open plastic bags was inadvertently incorporated into the production process in a small amount of product.
The Butter Crunch Ice Cream half gallons can be identified by the following code located on the top of the packaging lid: 082621222.
The affected Butter Crunch Ice Cream half gallons were distributed in parts of Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. All affected stores are directly delivered to and serviced by Blue Bell Creameries and are instructed to remove the product from their shelves. There have been no reports of injuries due to consumption of this product to date.
Blue Bell takes these matters very seriously and is committed to the quality and safety of their products. Their top priority is to produce a product that is safe for consumers to enjoy. Blue Bell apologizes for any inconvenience this recall may cause.
Customers are instructed to return affected products to the place of purchase for a full refund. If consumers have any questions, they may call 979-836-7977, Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST.