NEW YORK (WENY) – J.M. Smucker is recalling some JIF peanut butter products due to salmonella. Health officials are investigating this outbreak in multiple states.
The company says the peanut butter was sold nationwide and the affected products include both creamy and crunchy peanut butter, peanut butter to-go packs, and the natural squeeze pouch.
The products have lot codes between 1274425 to 2140425. The company said in a statement, The lot code is next to the “best if used by” date on the product’s packaging.
The FDA recommends washing and sanitizing surfaces that may have come into contact with the peanut butter.
A total of 14 illnesses have been reported including one in Massachusetts. Customers who have had a reaction and symptoms, or have any questions, should visit the company’s website.