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Blue Bell’s Latest Agreement To Ensure Production Of Safe Ice Cream

Once the company is ready to resume production, the voluntary agreement also calls for a trial production period before ice cream is distributed to consumers.

06/01/2015

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Patient Sues Blue Bell Over Sickness

A former Houston resident said that he contracted listeria-related meningitis after eating Blue Bell ice cream. Now, he is suing the Texas company for negligence.

05/20/2015

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Longtime Blue Bell Employees Crushed By Layoffs, Furloughs

Thousands of layoffs and furloughs are impacting people who work at Blue Bell distribution centers in North Texas.

05/15/2015

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Business At Plano Creamery Triples Since Blue Bell Recall

Ever since Blue Bell’s total recall last week, it’s been ‘churn and burn’ at Henry’s Homemade Ice Cream in Plano.

CBS 11–04/29/2015

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Ice Cream Recalls Raise Questions About Cause

Major recalls from two ice cream companies due to listeria bacteria raise questions about how the pathogen could have contaminated multiple manufacturing plants.

04/24/2015

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New Cleaning & Training Procedures To Begin At Blue Bell Plants

Blue Bell Creameries says it’s going to start new, intensive cleaning and training procedures at all four of its plants, including the two in its hometown of Brenham, Texas.

CBS 11–04/23/2015

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Blue Bell Could Be Back On Shelves In Weeks, Lawsuits Certain

The company says it is making a few flavors of ice cream, but won’t ship them out for sale for at least two to three weeks, until test results show they are safe.

04/21/2015

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Blue Bell Says It’s Still Trying To Pinpoint Listeria Cause

Blue Bell Creameries says it’s getting closer to identifying how listeria got into its facilities, after the century-old Texas ice cream maker issued a massive recall because its products were linked to a deadly string of illnesses.

04/21/2015

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Poll: Will You Still Buy Blue Bell Ice Cream?

It could be two to four weeks before Blue Bell ice cream is available in stores again, after the company voluntarily recalled all of its products. But will you still buy it?

04/21/2015

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Inspection Found No Problem At Oklahoma Blue Bell Plant

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.

04/09/2015

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3 More People Sickened By Listeria

Federal health authorities on Thursday confirmed that three additional people have become ill from a foodborne illness linked to some Blue Bell ice cream products.

04/09/2015

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No Blue Bell At HEB Stores, Due To Listeria Concerns

The grocery store chain has decided to pull all of the company’s products due to safety concerns.

CBS 11–04/04/2015

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