Flowers Foods (NYSE: FLO) yesterday reported results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2001. Sales for the 16-week quarter ended April 21, 2001 were $467.2 million, an increase of 3.8% over the $450.1 million recorded for the same quarter a year ago. Including all non-recurring items, net loss for the first quarter was $20.7 million, or $1.04 per share, compared to net income of $16.8 million, or $.83 per share, for the same period a year ago.