Blue Bell has started ice cream production trial runs in Alabama three months after a listeria scare halted all sales. The company has not said when sales will resume.
Temperatures are rising and many people have been standing by, with bowl and spoon in hand, waiting for Blue Bell Creameries to resume production. Well, the wait is going to go on for a while longer.
Blue Bell’s CEO told shareholders that billionaire Sid Bass will lend the company up to $125 million, and that the investment is essential for the company to remain in business.
Blue Bell Creameries announced on Tuesday that Texas business investor Sid Bass has become an investor and partner with the company.
A new Listeria claim, this one stemming from their Alabama plant: One Florida man claims to have fell ill after eating Blue Bell’s Cookies ‘n Cream ice cream. Blue Bell Creameries is reviewing a report from the private laboratory that found the evidence.
Some Texas children are praying for the quick return of Blue Bell Ice Cream; the children know their favorite ice cream brand is traveling a rocky road, and that the company recently had to lay off a lot of moms and dads.
While Blue Bell is still trying to pinpoint the source of a Listeria outbreak linked to three deaths, Texans are showing their support for the Brenham company.
Monday was a busy day at the Blue Bell plant in Brenham, Texas. Hundreds of employees spent the day at a training session led by a microbiologist.
Joanne Kasten and her friends didn’t mind that they didn’t get to tour the Blue Bell plant in Brenham — even after their 110 mile journey on motorcycle.
Experts say Blue Bell Creameries will survive their recent crisis, but it will take work and money.
ays after a foodborne illness was linked to Blue Bell ice cream products, a state inspection of an Oklahoma plant later tied to the infection praised the facility for having no violations and doing a “great job,” according to a copy of the inspection report.
An outbreak of listeria that contributed to the deaths of three people has been traced to a second production facility operated by Blue Bell Ice Cream.