press release

June 10, 2015

Arlene Putterman
(914) 251-2834
[email protected]

Stop & Shop to Close Manalapan, NJ Store

Purchase, NY – The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC today announced the company will close its store located at 700 Tennent Road, Manalapan, NJ. The store will close on July 10th, 2015.

“After a thorough review of the operating performance of our stores, we made the difficult business decision to close our Manalapan store location,” said Don Sussman, Stop & Shop’s New York Metro Division President. “We regret any inconvenience this will cause and encourage our customers to shop at our Freehold store located at 160 Village Center Drive which is 6 miles from our Manalapan store.”

All 80 associates from the Manalapan store location will be offered positions to work in other Stop & Shop stores in New Jersey.

For additional information on Stop & Shop store locations, visit Stop & Shop’s website at

About Stop & Shop

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC employs approximately 60,000 associates and operates 400 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, and New Jersey. The company helps support local communities fight hunger, combat childhood cancer and promote general health and wellness – with emphasis on children’s educational and support programs. In its commitment to be a sustainable company, Stop & Shop is a member of the U.S. Green Building Council and EPA’s Smart Way program; has been awarded LEED (EB) certifications for 50 of its existing stores; and has been recognized by the EPA for the superior energy management of its stores. Stop & Shop is an Ahold company. To learn more about Stop & Shop, visit