press release

January 9, 2016

Contact:
Philip Tracey
Stop & Shop New England Division
(617) 774-4434
[email protected]

STOP & SHOP ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF CARE ONE CHILDREN’S COUGH MEDICINE

Purchase, NY & Quincy, MA (January 9, 2016) – Following a recall by Perrigo Company plc, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announced it removed from sale Care One Children’s Mucus Relief Cough due to incorrect dosage markings which could result in a potential overdose.

The following product is included in this recall:

  • Care One Children’s Mucus Relief Cough – Cherry Flavor, 4 oz., UPC 34152031837 with an expiration date of 3/17

Stop & Shop has received no reports of illness to date.

Customers who have purchased this product should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to Stop & Shop for a full refund.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Stop & Shop’s Customer Service at 1.800.767.7772 for more information. Customers can also visit the Stop & Shop website at www.stopandshop.com.

About Stop & Shop

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC employs over 61,000 associates and operates 419 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 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, visitwww.stopandshop.com orwww.facebook.com/stopandshop