Food recall warning

Certain Jif brand Peanut Butters recalled due to Salmonella

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Summary

Product
Certain Jif brand Peanut Butters
Issue
Food - Microbial Contamination - Salmonella
What to do

Do not consume, use, sell, serve, or distribute the recalled products

Affected products

Brand Product Size UPC Codes
Jif Squeeze Creamy Peanut Butter 375 g 0 51500 24556 9 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Creamy Peanut Butter
200 Cups
200-18 g 0 51500 40200 9 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Dark Roast Creamy Peanut Butter 500 g 0 51500 45163 2 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Dark Roast Creamy Peanut Butter 1 kg 0 51500 45736 8 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Light Creamy Peanut Butter 500 g 0 51500 70037 2 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Light Creamy Peanut Butter 1 kg 0 51500 70038 9 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Creamy Peanut Butter 500 g 0 51500 75002 5 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Crunchy Peanut Butter 500 g 0 51500 75004 9 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Creamy Peanut Butter 1 kg 0 51500 75005 6 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif Crunchy Peanut Butter 1 kg 0 51500 75006 3 1274 425 to 2140 425
Jif TO GO Creamy Peanut Butter 8 Individual Cups 250 g 0 51500 75007 0 1274 425 to 2140 425

Issue

Smucker Foods of Canada Corp. is recalling certain Jif brand Peanut Butters from the marketplace due to possible Salmonella contamination.

The recalled products have been sold nationally and online.

What you should do

  • If you think you became sick from consuming a recalled product, call your doctor
  • Check to see if you have the recalled products in your home or establishment
  • Do not consume the recalled products
  • Recalled products should be thrown out or returned to the location where they were purchased

Food contaminated with Salmonella may not look or smell spoiled but can still make you sick. Young children, pregnant women, the elderly and people with weakened immune systems may contract serious and sometimes deadly infections. Healthy people may experience short-term symptoms such as fever, headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal cramps and diarrhea. Long-term complications may include severe arthritis.

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Additional information

Background

This recall was triggered by a recall in another country.

There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of these products in Canada.

What is being done

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting a food safety investigation, which may lead to the recall of other products. If other high-risk products are recalled, the CFIA will notify the public through updated food recall warnings.

The CFIA is verifying that industry is removing the recalled products from the marketplace.

Details
Original published date:
Alert / recall type
Food recall warning
Category
Food - Other
Companies

Smucker Foods of Canada Corp.

Published by
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Audience
General public
Recall class
Class 2
Identification number
RA-63954
Canadian Food Inspection Agency ID
15003
Media and public enquiries
Company information

Smucker Foods of Canada Corp.
Telephone:  800-828-9980
Email:  www.jif.ca/En/Contact-Us

Public enquiries
Toll-free: 1-800-442-2342 (Canada and U.S.)
Telephone: 1-613-773-2342 (local or international)
Email: information@inspection.gc.ca
Media relations
Telephone: 613-773-6600
Email: cfia.media.acia@inspection.gc.ca