Who invented Jif peanut butter?

Answer Proctor and Gamble created the creamy version of Jif Peanut Butter in 1958. J.M. Smucker acquired the peanut butter business in an all-stock transaction with P&G in 2001. J.M. Smucker also acquired... Read More »

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Who invented peanut butter?

George Washington Carver invented peanut butter. Born a slave, he became a scientist who developed crop rotation methods and new uses for crops. He invented 300 peanut-derived products. Carver was ... Read More »

What year was peanut butter invented?

As peanut butter consumption predates written records in South America, the original inventor of peanut butter is unknown. Experimentation with peanuts became popular around the late 1880s with pea... Read More »

Who invented the formula for peanut butter?

George Washington Carver, a man born into slavery, is widely acknowledged to be the inventor of peanut butter. About the turn of the 20th century, he invented peanut butter, as well as hundreds of ... Read More »

Who invented peanut butter sandwiches?

While it is unclear exactly who invented the peanut butter sandwich, it was first mentioned in 1901, in an article by author Julia Davis Chandler. According to Andrew F. Smith, author of "Peanuts: ... Read More »