Stop & Shop Alerts Customers To Voluntary Recall Of Rich Products Corporation Farm Rich® Snack Products

Stop & Shop Alerts Customers To Voluntary Recall Of Rich Products Corporation
                          Farm Rich® Snack Products

PR Newswire

PURCHASE, N.Y. & QUINCY, Mass., April 4, 2013

PURCHASE, N.Y. & QUINCY, Mass., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --The Stop & Shop
Supermarket Company LLC, following a recall by Rich Products Corporation,
announced it removed from sale several varieties of Farm Rich^® snack products
due to possible contamination with Escherichia coli 0121 bacteria (E. coli).

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The following products are included in this recall:

  oFarm Rich^® Mini Quesadillas Appetizers, UPC 04132235635, 18 oz, with sell
    by dates of January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014
  oFarm Rich^® Mini Pizza Slices, UPC 04132235643, 22 oz, with sell by dates
    of January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014
  oFarm Rich^® Mozzarella Bites, UPC 04132237443, 22 oz. with sell by dates
    of January 1, 2013 through September 29, 2014

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

Symptoms of E.coli 0121 exposure could include stomach cramps and diarrhea,
including diarrhea with bloody stools. Although most healthy adults can
recover completely within a week, some people can develop a form of kidney
failure called Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS). HUS is most likely to occur in
young children and the elderly. If any of the described symptoms are
exhibited, medical attention should be sought.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Farm Rich
Consumer Relations at 1-888-220-5955. In addition customers may call Stop &
Shop Customer Service at 1-800-767-7772. Customers can also visit the Stop &
Shop website at www.stopandshop.com.

About Stop & Shop

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC employs approximately 63,000
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 54 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.

SOURCE The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC

Website: http://www.stopandshop.com
Contact: Arlene Putterman, Stop & Shop NY Metro Division, (914) 251-2834,
arlene.putterman@stopandshop.com, or Suzi Robinson, Stop & Shop New England
Division, (617) 774-4434, suzi.robinson@stopandshop.com