The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Leadership Change And New Corporate Officer

   The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Leadership Change And New Corporate

PR Newswire

ORRVILLE, Ohio, June 4, 2014

ORRVILLE, Ohio, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:
SJM) today announced the appointment of Corporate Officer John Denman to a new
Officer role and the election of Jill Penrose as a Corporate Officer of the

Mr. Denman, currently a Corporate Officer as Vice President, Controller, and
Chief Accounting Officer was appointed Vice President, Human Resource
Operations effective July 16, 2014. Mr. Denman has been with the Company for
more than 30 years in various leadership positions in Accounting and Finance.

Ms. Penrose has been an employee of the Company for 10 years and was promoted
to a Corporate Officer and Vice President, Human Resources, effective July 1,
2014. Ms. Penrose was formerly the Vice President, Strategy and Organization
Development, held several leadership positions within the Human Resource
department, and had extensive consulting experience prior to joining the
Smucker Company.

John Denman, Vice President, Human Resource Operations
Jill Penrose, Corporate Officer and Vice President, Human Resources

About The J.M. Smucker Company

For more than 115 years, The J.M. Smucker Company has been committed to
offering consumers quality products that bring families together to share
memorable meals and moments. Today, Smucker is a leading marketer and
manufacturer of fruit spreads, retail packaged coffee, peanut butter,
shortening and oils, ice cream toppings, sweetened condensed milk, and natural
foods products in North America. Its family of brands includes Smucker's^®,
Folgers^®, Dunkin' Donuts^®, Jif^®, Crisco^®, Pillsbury^®, Eagle Brand^®, R.W.
Knudsen Family^®, Hungry Jack^®, Cafe Bustelo^®, Cafe Pilon^®, truRoots^®,
White Lily^®, and Martha White^® in the United States, along with Robin
Hood^®, Five Roses^®, Carnation^®, and Bick's^® in Canada. The Company remains
rooted in the Basic Beliefs of Quality, People, Ethics, Growth, and
Independence established by its founder and namesake more than a century ago.
For more information about the Company, visit

The J.M. Smucker Company is the owner of all trademarks referenced herein,
except for the following, which are used under license: Pillsbury^® is a
trademark of The Pillsbury Company, LLC; Carnation® is a trademark of Societe
des Produits Nestle S.A.; and Dunkin' Donuts® is a registered trademark of DD
IP Holder LLC.

Dunkin' Donuts® brand is licensed to The J.M. Smucker Company for packaged
coffee products sold in retail channels such as grocery stores, mass
merchandisers, club stores, and drug stores. This information does not
pertain to Dunkin' Donuts® coffee or other products for sale in Dunkin'
Donuts® restaurants.

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Contact: Maribeth Burns, 330-682-3000
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