press release

October 2, 2015

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

STOP & SHOP NEW ENGLAND LAUNCHES COMPANION WHOLESOME FORMULA PET FOOD PRODUCTS Wholesome ingredients for happier pets!

Quincy, MA (October 2, 2015) – Attention all pet lovers! To help customers provide their pets with nutritious, high-quality, affordable food, Stop & Shop has introduced its exclusive Companion Wholesome Formula line of pet food.

Companion Wholesome Formula is made with real meat and is all natural with no by-products, soy, wheat, corn, artificial flavors, colors or preservatives.

“Pet owners are constantly searching for natural and nutritious pet food without a premium price tag,” said David Siegel, Vice President of Sales and Merchandising for Stop & Shop New England.  “We are delighted to offer customers our Companion Wholesome Formula line, a high-quality, natural pet food line that is priced at great value.”

More than 25 items including dog treats, and a variety of dry and wet food for both dogs and cats are now available at all Stop & Shop locations. The first ingredient in every product is meat or poultry and all products contain a blend of Omega and Omega 3.

Product assortment includes chicken breast jerky tenders, chicken & brown rice, lamb & rice, grain free turkey & vegetables, salmon & sweet potato stew and more. For more information visit stopandshop.com.

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 www.stopandshop.com or www.facebook.com/stopand shop