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Blue Bell Just Recalled Ice Cream in 10 States Over New Listeria Concerns
This time, the blame is on a supplier.
Blue Bell Finally Identifies One Source of Its Massive Listeria Outbreak
And the ice-cream company assures everyone things are taken care of, even if it’s not precisely sure of
problem that caused a months-long shutdown.
Blue Bell Warns Its Factories Still Have Some Listeria in Them
The company admits it’s identified “locations” where the pathogen still “may be present.”
U.S. Justice Department Launches Criminal Investigation of Blue Bell
The government wants to know when the company discovered listeria at its ice-cream plants.
Former Blue Bell Workers Say Their Plant Was Disgusting
They say sludge oozed into clean tanks, and they never wiped butterfat off of surfaces.
Hallelujah: Blue Bell Ice Cream Is Back in Stores
The first half-gallons arrived in some Texas and Alabama stores this morning.
Blue Bell Is Back in Stores on August 31 — Here’s Where to Find It
Texas and Alabama will be the first to get the ice cream back.
Blue Bell Is Officially Delivering Ice Cream Once Again
Just in time for the last stretch of summer.
Blue Bell Cleared to Officially Resume Ice-Cream Production
Five months, $10 million, and 1,500 fired employees later.
Blue Bell Could Start Making Ice Cream Again by the End of the Month
It plans to limit initial production to half-gallons of ten flavors.
Blue Bell CEO Warned Investors the Company Could Be Forced to Close for Good
A billionaire investor appears to have saved the day, for now.
Coming Back Eventually
Blue Bell Is (Finally) Getting Ready to Churn ‘Trial’ Batches of Ice
But there’s still no definitive timeline for the company’s return.
Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream Halts Production Yet Again Over Listeria
The company’s shops had only just reopened after a previous shutdown.
Someone Has Sued Blue Bell for Causing ‘Profound Brain Damage’
This Houston man says he “damn near died” from eating the ice cream.
Blue Bell Has Laid Off 1,450 Employees
Another 1,400 are being furloughed, and everybody else is getting a pay cut.
How the Blue Bell Recall Puts One Independent Scoop Shop in a Terrible Position
“We’re just going to try to have to survive. “
There’s a Black Market for Recalled Blue Bell Ice Cream
Contraband pints are priced at thousands of dollars.
An FDA Report Says Blue Bell Had Evidence of Listeria in Its Factories in 2013
But newly unveiled information suggests the company kept shipping ice cream anyway.
Blue Bell Ice Cream Could Be Back in Time for Memorial Day
The company says it’s an “ambitious” goal, but not an impossible one.
A CDC Expert Explains Why You Probably Shouldn’t Be
“It’s a wake-up call to the ice cream industry.”
The CDC Now Says Blue Bell’s Listeria Outbreak Began in 2010
Going forward, each batch of ice cream will get tested.
Blue Bell Expands Recall to Literally Everything It Makes
Listeria is lurking in products sold in grocery stores.
Blue Bell Shuts Down Yet Another Ice-Cream Plant Over Listeria Fears
The ice-cream company’s problems persist.
Blue Bell Ice-Cream Products Recalled After Being Linked to Three Deaths
Officials linked a listeria outbreak to a machine at the Texas production facility.
Blue Bell Inn Changes Hands
The historic Montgomery County inn will undergo minimal changes.
Jim Coleman Resurfaces With a New Chef Gig
The former Chef’s Table host landed a new gig in Center City.
Flying Saucer Coffee to Reopen With New Owners; A New Cafe Is Coming to East
Radice and Ashys Burger and Fries are opening in the burbs.
Alison at Blue Bell Closes, Alison Two Remains Open
Alison Barshak’s first restaurant is officially closed