The J.M. Smucker Company announced a limited recall of specific lots of bulk packs of sandwiches exclusively through foodservice sales channels. Peanut butter used in these products is associated with the Sunland, Inc. recall due to possible contamination and were used only in the production of certain lots of institutional 72-count bulk packs of sandwiches produced for and distributed exclusively through foodservice sales channels.
|The recall does not impact any other Smucker products including those distributed through retail channels such as grocery, convenience or warehouse club stores. Smucker produces its own peanut butter for branded peanut butters and Uncrustables distributed in retail channels. Product Codes
|5150006650, 5150006611, 5150006612, 515000 6651, 5150006656, 5150006659, 5150006660, 5150006655, 5150006620, 5150006621||April 1, 2012 through
November 14, 2012
The impacted product is limited to 72-count bulk packs distributed in the foodservice channel
• The peanut butter was supplied through the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service and was produced by Sunland, Inc., which has issued an expanded national recall of some of its products due to possible contamination with salmonella.
• The Smucker Company did not manufacture the peanut butter
• The Smucker Company conducts microbiological testing on ingredients used in as well as finished product testing
There have been no reported illnesses associated with the consumption of this product but the company is nonetheless acting with an abundance of caution to protect consumer safety.
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