Major Bread Recall Affects 11 States: All the Details

bread recallBetter check your bread box! A massive bread recall has been issued on loaves sold in 11 states. The recall, by Bimbo Bakeries, includes multiple Sara Lee products, as well as Nature's Harvest, Great Value brands, Kroger, L'Oven Fresh, and Bimbo brands. It was issued after "fragments of glass caused by a broken light bulb at one of its bakeries."


The recall impacts the following states: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Products in question are marked with "best buy" dates ranging from Aug. 29 to Sept. 1, according to a Bimbo Bakeries USA statement.

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So far the company said no injuries have been reported but it did received three consumer reports of small pieces of glass found on the outside of the bread.

If you think you've purchased the bread, the company advises consumers to return it for a full refund or contact the company at 1-800-984-0989 at any time 24 hours a day.

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Images via Anna Breitenberger/shutterstock; Bimbo Bakeries

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