Sprouts recalls peppercorns due to Salmonella risk; shares -1.9% AH

|About: Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM)|By:, SA News Editor

Sprouts (SFM) is recalling its organic black peppercorns, sold by the company under its own brand, due to their "potential to be contaminated with Salmonella."

Sprouts launched the recall after a sample taken during a routine FDA test revealed Salmonella was present. No illnesses have yet been reported.

Shares had already fallen 4% in regular trading.