press release

October 16, 2015

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

Stop & Shop Lowers Prices on Thousands of Additional Items Part of “My Stop & Shop” commitment to help customers save money, save time and eat well

Quincy, MA (October 16, 2015) – Stop & Shop New England Division today announced its latest price reduction on thousands of items across stores as part of its new “My Stop & Shop” commitment to make grocery shopping more affordable and convenient for customers, and to help customers lead healthier lifestyles. These customer-essential items are in addition to the price reductions Stop & Shop implemented last fall.

“We are pleased to offer our customers reduced prices on thousands of fresh food and grocery items,” said Mark McGowan President, Stop & Shop New England Division. “For 101 years, Stop & Shop has put customers at the heart of our business and that is why we remain steadfast in helping our customers save money, save time and eat well.”

Stop & Shop’s lower priced items are highlighted in the weekly circular and also in stores on new Low Everyday Price signage. Customers can see the savings on blue shelf tags where they can compare an item’s old price with its new price.

These price reductions are part of the company’s business strategy to invest in price, quality and service on behalf of the customer. This strategy is being supported by a new branding effort under the tagline: “My Stop & Shop helps me save money, save time, and eat well.”

In addition to saving money, Stop & Shop helps customers save time in numerous ways, including grocery delivery and pick-up via Peapod in participating communities, offering ready-made meal options, ready-cut fruits and vegetables, in-store technology, and personalized offers sent directly to shoppers’ email.

Stop & Shop also helps customers eat well and save money with an ever-expanding selection of more than 800 Nature’s Promise products. From handcrafted artisan breads and fresh meats to healthy snacks and yogurt, customers can trust Nature’s Promise products for their family's health and well-being at a great value every day. And Stop & Shop’s award-winning digital content platform and magazine Savory Fast, Fresh and Easy™ pulls it all together by making meal planning and fresh food preparation easy. -more- Stop & Shop is helping customers win small victories and providing customers with the shopping experience they want, where they want it, and how they want it. For more information about how to save money, save time and eat well when shopping at Stop & Shop, visit stopandshop.com for more information or stop into any store.

About Stop & Shop

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC presently employs over 59,000 associates and operates 394 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, visit stopandshop.com or www.facebook.com/stopandshop.