Hamburger and hot dog buns and other bakery products distributed in 18 states, were voluntarily recalled Tuesday by Flowers Foods, Inc. after small pieces of plastic were found in the production equipment.
The items were distributed to stores in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas, and eleven other states.
The items recalled belong to an array of brand names including 7-Eleven, Bravo, Clover Valley, Food Depot, Great Value, Grissom’s Mill, Hitchcock’s, Home Pride, Laura Lynn, Members Mark, Nature’s Own, Piggly Wiggly, Publix, Sunbeam and Wonder.
People were urged not to eat the products due to the possibility of small pieces of plastic in them, according to a news release from Flower Foods, Inc.
Those who purchased the products listed should discard them or return them to the place of purchase for a refund, the company said in the release.