Recall: Chef Jay’s Food Products & Jimmy's Cookies peanut butter recalls
Posted Jan 23 2009 3:57pm
Jimmy's Cookies Issues Nationwide Recall of Various Peanut Butter Cookies Due to Possible Health Risk Contact: Jimmy's Cookies 1-800-937-5050
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- January 22, 2009 -- Jimmy's Chocolate Chip Cookies, Inc. of Fair Lawn, NJ is recalling Jimmy's Cookies and One Smart Cookie Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk cookies in retail pack sizes 4 oz, 12.5 oz, and 18 oz. and cookie dough in 15 lb, 20 lb and 25 lb foodservice pack sizes with pack dates 12/4/08 - 1/14/09. These cookies were made with peanut butter purchased from Peanut Corporation of America which has been identified as a source of several salmonella outbreaks in recent weeks.
Jimmy's Cookies and One Smart Cookie brands are distributed in most eastern, southern and Midwestern states through supermarket instore bakeries, convenience stores and lunch trucks. The packaging is clear plastic, round, rectangular, or octagonal, with a label bearing the brand name.
No illnesses connected with the Jimmy's Cookies or One Smart Cookie brands have been reported to date.
No other Jimmy's Cookies or One Smart Cookie retail packages are included in this recall.
Jimmy's Cookies is working closely with FDA officials to ensure the safety of the consumer.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled cookies should either destroy or return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Questions may be directed to the company at 1-800-937-5050 between the hours of 8AM and 5PM EST.
Chef Jay’s Food Products Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Products Containing Peanut Butter Due to Possible Health Risk Peanut Butter Used in These Products May Be Contaminated with Salmonella Contact: Insert name here Insert phone number here
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE -- Las Vegas, Nev. (Jan 21, 2009) – Chef Jay's Food Products today announced a voluntary recall of some of its branded food products that contain peanut butter because the products have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The recalled products contain peanut butter manufactured by Peanut Corporation of America (PCA). As you may be aware, Peanut Corporation of America (PCA) voluntarily has recalled certain lots of its peanut butter and peanut butter paste because these products could be contaminated with Salmonella. Chef Jay's Food Products has identified (5) five items that contain the specified lots of peanut butter recalled by PCA. The following products, in all sizes and packages, with the "Best By" dates ranging from 06/Sept/09 thru 16/Jan/10 are included in the recall:
These products were sold on the Internet, nutrition/health food stores and gyms throughout the United States and Europe. No other Chef Jay's products or flavors are included in this recall.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled products are urged to destroy them immediately but may retain the package with the “Best By” dates ranging 06/Sept/09 thru 16/Jan/10 in order to receive replacement product. Consumers with questions regarding product replacement can find these details at www.chefjays.com, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (702) 450-7711.
"We are in full cooperation with the FDA during this recall process as we only want to provide the best, and safest product to our customers. Thankfully no illnesses have been reported in conjunction with any of our products," said Jay Littmann, CEO and President of Chef Jay's Food Products.