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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 19, 2014 – nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain retail lots of Arrowhead Mills® Peanut Butters, MaraNatha® Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and specific private label nut butters (listed below) packaged in glass and plastic jars because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.


Several types of peanut butter and almond butter have been recalled by manufacturers according to a notice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, including some from high end supermarkets Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s.All the jars were produced by nSpired Natural Foods, Inc. and sold under the brand names Arrowhead Mills and MaraNatha. The firm also makes peanut butter and almond butter sold under private labels of Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Kroger and Safeway. These products were sold in Canada, the Dominican Republic, Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates as well as the U.S.

Salmonella can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems.

Another massive peanut butter, almond butter recall for Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Kroger August 19, 2014

The F.D.A. says the potential risk was discovered during routine testing of products. The notice also reveals that four people have come forward complaining of illness associated with the peanut and almond butters.

According to the F.D.A., salmonella is “an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and those with weakened immune systems.”

Infection with salmonella can at the very least cause nausea, vomiting and severe adbominal pain.

Jars affected can be identified by checking the sell by date on the top of the lid. Potentially contaminated jars have sell by dates ranging from December 2014 to July 2015.


Some jars of Whole Foods 365 Creamy Roasted Almond Butter 16oz and Crunchy Roasted Almond Butter 16oz are included, as are some jars of Trader Joe’s Crunchy Raw Almond Butter 16oz.

In total more than 40 different types of peanut and almond butters are on the list which can be viewed in full here.

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