press release

November 4, 2015

Contact:
Arlene Putterman
Stop & Shop NY Metro Division
(914) 251-2834
[email protected]

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

STOP & SHOP ALERTS CUSTOMERS TO VOLUNTARY RECALL OF KOZY SHACK PUDDING

(Purchase, NY & Quincy, MA) November 4, 2015 – Following a recall by Kozy Shack Enterprises LLC, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announced it removed from sale select Kozy Shack Indulgent Recipe pudding products which may contain egg, an allergen that is not listed on the ingredient label. These products are safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from an egg allergy.

The following products are included in this recall:

  • Kozy Shack Indulgent Recipe Salted Caramel Pudding, 15 oz., UPC 7349109240, lot number 31908941 with a use by date of 11/30/2015
  • Kozy Shack Indulgent Recipe Vanilla Bean Pudding, 15 oz., UPC 7349109230, lot number 31908940 with a use by date of 11/30/2015

Stop & Shop has received no reports of illnesses to date. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to eggs may run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products. Symptoms of food allergies typically appear from within a few minutes to two hours after a person has eaten the food to which he or she is allergic. Allergic reactions can include: hives; flushed skin or rash; tingling or itchy sensation in the mouth; face, tongue, or lip swelling; vomiting and/or diarrhea; abdominal cramps; coughing or wheezing; dizziness and/or lightheadedness; swelling of the throat and vocal cords; difficulty breathing; loss of consciousness.

Customers who have purchased these products 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 Kozy Shack at 877.585.2365. In addition customers 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 59,000 associates and operates 395 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