Notwithstanding references in The Boston Beer Company recall notice to the bottles being defective, O-I's investigation to date has indicated that the glass containers supplied to The Boston Beer Company were manufactured to O-I's normal manufacturing specifications and tolerances. O-I will continue to investigate the root cause of the issue, which is currently unknown.
For additional information regarding the recall, consumers are encouraged to contact The Boston Beer Company at 1-888-674-5159.
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