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Skippy Foods announced a voluntary recall of some peanut butter products this week after small metal fragments were found in some jars.

The recall includes a limited number of Skippy Reduced Fat Creamy Peanut, Skippy Reduced Fat Chunky Peanut Butter Spread and Skippy Creamy Peanut Butter Blended with Plant Protein, with use-by dates from early May 2023.

The products were sold in the states of California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma and Wisconsin.

No consumer complaints have been received and all retailers have been notified.

The recall does not include other sizes, varieties or packages of Skippy brand peanut butter or peanut butter spreads.

In a statement, the company said, “From our family to yours, we want you to know that we take the quality of our products very seriously and apologize to our fans for this situation. Our company is committed to product quality and will continue to invest in our processes to ensure the quality and wholesomeness of our products.”