A G Specialty Foods Inc of Happy Valley, Oregon is recalling certain perishable products including “The Goods” Snack Pack, We Be PB & Jammin’ Snack Box, Peanut Butter Strawberry Jam Old Fashioned White Bread, and Peanut Butter Strawberry Jam White Bread containing the Jif Creamy Peanut Butter, Jif Creamy Peanut Butter To Go 1.5oz cups, Jif Natural Creamy Peanut Butter To Go 1.5oz cups, and Smuckers Peanut Butter 3/4oz cups because of potential Salmonella contamination.
A G Specialty Foods, Inc. initiated this recall because it contains the Jif Creamy Peanut Butter and Jif Creamy Peanut Butter To Go 1.5oz cups, Jif Natural To Go 1.5oz cups, and Smuckers Peanut Butter 3/4oz cups that have been recalled by J.M. Smucker Co.
J.M. Smucker Co. recalled Jif peanut butter products because of an outbreak of infections from Salmonella Senftenberg. The full recall can be viewed here.
The recalled products have a 7-14 days shelf life and were distributed in Oregon and Washington to distributors, retailers and food service companies from 05/11/2022 through 05/23/2022 with Lot Codes from 129 to 141.
|UPC||Use By Dates Range||Included States|
|A G Specialty Foods||”The Goods” Snack Pack||8oz||8 40152 41145 9||
|A G Specialty Foods||Peanut Butter Strawberry Jam Old Fashioned White Bread||6.5oz||8 40152 42409 1||
|A G Specialty Foods||Peanut Butter Strawberry Jam White Bread||6.5oz||8 40152 47409 6||
|A G Specialty Foods||We BE PB & Jammin’ Snack Box||6oz||8 40152 41140 4||
As of the posting of this recall, no illnesses or deaths have been reported in connection with A G Specialty Foods’ products.
Anyone who has the recalled products produced by A G Specialty Foods in their possession should not consume and should discard the affected products.
About Salmonella infections
Food contaminated with Salmonella bacteria does not usually look, smell, or taste spoiled. Anyone can become sick with a Salmonella infection. Infants, children, seniors, and people with weakened immune systems are at higher risk of serious illness because their immune systems are fragile, according to the CDC.
Anyone who has eaten any of the recalled products and developed symptoms of Salmonella infection should seek medical attention. Sick people should tell their doctors about the possible exposure to Salmonella bacteria because special tests are necessary to diagnose salmonellosis. Salmonella infection symptoms can mimic other illnesses, frequently leading to misdiagnosis.
Symptoms of Salmonella infection can include diarrhea, abdominal cramps, and fever within 12 to 72 hours after eating contaminated food. Otherwise, healthy adults are usually sick for four to seven days. In some cases, however, diarrhea may be so severe that patients require hospitalization.
Older adults, children, pregnant women, and people with weakened immune systems, such as cancer patients, are more likely to develop a severe illness and serious, sometimes life-threatening conditions.
Some people get infected without getting sick or showing any symptoms. However, they may still spread the infections to others.
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