INDIANAPOLIS -- Bush Brothers & Company is voluntarily recalling some of its 28-ounce cans of beans due to potentially defective side seams on the cans.
The recall was initiated after checks identified the issue and further testing indicated a temporary quality issue from one of Bush's can suppliers.
The Baked Beans involved in the recall include:
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 flavors in the cans are:
- Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans
- Country Style Baked Beans
- Original Baked Beans
The problem was corrected and no other product is affected, according to the company.
"No illnesses or other adverse consequences have been reported in connection with this voluntary recall," Bush's said in a statement. "However, we urge you to dispose of these affected products immediately even if the beans do not look or smell spoiled. We are working with our retailers to ensure timely removal of affected product from their warehouses and shelves."