Nut butters

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Soy Nut Butter Recalled For Possible E. Coli Contamination

Soy nut butter is an alternative to peanut butter for people who have allergies, or for schools and child care facilities that have been declared peanut-free zones due to students’ allergies. However, a product meant to keep people safe is endangering their lives in a different way, after 12 people, mostly children, became infected with E. coli from the nut butter. [More]


Maker Of Skippy Shops The Organic Aisle, Scoops Up Nut Butter Company Justin’s

Another day, another trendy organic food brand gobbled up by a large food conglomerate. This time it’s nut butter company Justin’s out of Boulder, CO, which was just bought by Hormel Foods– maker of Skippy peanut butter — for $286 million. [More]

JEM's Cashew Cardamom is just one of 12 types of nut butter spread being recalled.

Nut Butter Spreads Recalled Over Salmonella Risk After Report Of 11 Illnesses In Nine States

An Oregon company issued a recall for 12 different types of nut butter as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention investigates 11 salmonella-related illnesses in nine states that may be linked to the spreads.  [More]