Publix is recalling its store-brand jalapeno bagels, which are sold in the self-service bins and artisan cases in the bakery department, because they may contain pieces of glass and small stones.
The bagels were distributed to Publix store locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. Publix stores in Tennessee and North Carolina are not impacted by this recall.
Publix was made aware of this potential product hazard by the supplier.
"As part of our commitment to food safety, potentially impacted product has been removed from all affected bakery departments,” said Maria Brous, Publix media and community relations director, in a statement posted at Publix.com. "To date, there have been no reported cases of illness or injury.
Consumers who have purchased the product in question may return the product to their local store for a full refund.