Stop & Shop alerts customers to voluntary recall of Ocean Beauty Seafoods LLC Nathan's Brand Cold Smoked Atlantic Salmon

Stop & Shop alerts customers to voluntary recall of Ocean Beauty Seafoods LLC
                  Nathan's Brand Cold Smoked Atlantic Salmon

PR Newswire

PURCHASE, N.Y. and QUINCY, Mass., Dec. 17, 2012

PURCHASE, N.Y.and QUINCY, Mass., Dec. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --The Stop &
Shop Supermarket Company LLC, following a recall by Ocean Beauty Seafoods LLC,
announced it removed from sale Nathan's Brand Cold Smoked Atlantic Salmon
because of possible contamination by Listeria monocytogenes.

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The following product is included in this recall:

  oNathan's Brand Cold Smoked Atlantic Salmon, 3 oz., UPC 7303080368, all
    sell-by dates

To date, Stop & Shop has received no reports of illness associated with
consumption of this product. Customers who have purchased the product should
discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to Stop & Shop
for a full refund.

Listeria is a common organism found in nature. Consumption of food
contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes can cause listeriosis, an uncommon
but potentially fatal disease. Healthy people rarely contract listeriosis.
However, listeriosis can cause high fever, severe headache, neck stiffness and
nausea. Listeriosis can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths, as well as
serious and sometimes fatal infections in those with weakened immune systems,
such as infants, the elderly and persons with HIV infection or undergoing

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Ocean
Beauty Seafoods customer service at 206-285-6800. In addition, customers may
call Stop & Shop Customer Service at 800-767-7772 for more information.
Customers can also visit the Stop & Shop website at

About Stop & Shop
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company employs approximately 62,000 associates
and operates more than 400 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode
Island, New Hampshire, 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

SOURCE The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC

Contact: Arlene Putterman, Stop & Shop - NY Metro Division, +1-914-251-2834, or Suzi Robinson, Stop & Shop - New England
Division, +1-617-774-4434,
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