The popular maker of baked beans – Bush’s – has just issued a national recall for several varieties of it’s baked beans due to defective side seams.
They note that the defective side seams may cause the cans to leak or allow for harmful bacteria to grow inside the product.
According to their official recall, anyone who has 28 ounce cans of BUSH’S® Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans, Country Style Baked Beans and Original Baked Beans should dispose of them immediately. “This recall was initiated after our internal quality assurance checks identified the issue. Subsequent investigations indicated a temporary quality issue from one of our can suppliers.”
The specific recalled cans include the following;
— Bush’s Best Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01977 0 and Lot Codes 6097S GF and 6097P GF with Best By date of Jun 2019
— Bush’s Best Country Style Baked Beans 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01974 9 and Lot Codes 6077S RR, 6077P RR, 6087S RR, 6087P RR with the Best By date of Jun 2019
— Bush’s Best Original Baked Beans 28 ounce with UPC of 0 39400 01614 4 and Lot Codes 6057S LC and 6057P LC with the Best By date of Jun 2019
The company said that customers should dispose of any recalled cans immediately, even if they appear to be fully sealed.
You can call 800-590-3797 Monday-Friday from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pacific time, or visit bushbeans.com for more information.