Albertsons Companies, in cooperation with its supplier The J. M. Smucker Co., has voluntarily recalled 11 store-prepared items due to possible Salmonella contamination. In Jackson and Eastern Idaho, the store-prepared items were available for purchase at Albertsons stores and include various peanut butter products.
Among them are Jif peanut butter products including various sizes and types of peanut butter including Natural Creamy, Creamy, Reduced-Fat Creamy, Creamy Omega, Natural Crunchy, Crunchy, Natural, Natural Honey, No-Added Sugar, various squeeze pouches, to-go packs, and more.Consumers who have purchased these items are urged not to consume them and to either dispose of them or return the items to their local store for a full refund.
Anyone concerned about a resulting illness should contact a healthcare provider. Salmonella is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Healthy people infected with Salmonella often experience fever, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain. Consumers who have questions can contact Albertsons Companies at 1-877-723-3929.