5lbs of Shedd’s peanut butter in a can! Produced by Shedd-Bartush Foods of Detroit Michigan. Good graphics on the tin which are aimed at the younger market. Bright colours and wire bale handle.
The original Shedd’s brand was a product of Shedd-Bartush Foods based in Detroit. It made and marketed margarine (beginning in 1945)[ and Shedd’s peanut butter as well as salad dressing and prune juice. It merged in 1959 with Beatrice Foods before they sold the Shedd’s business to Unilever in 1984. This can dates to it’s ownership by Beatrice Foods so between 1959 and 1984 and is believed to be from the late 1950’s.
Product code: 8977