QUINCY, Mass., Sept. 4 The Stop & Shop SupermarketCompany, following a voluntary recall by The Hershey Co., removed from itsshelves all 7.25 ounce plastic bottles of Hershey Chocolate Shell Toppingbecause the product may contain almonds, an allergen that was not listed as aningredient.
Upon being notified of the voluntary recall, Stop & Shop immediatelyremoved all affected production codes of the product from its stores.
The product recalled by Hershey's has a UPC code of # 3400000600 and wassold nationwide after July 8, 2008. Customers who are allergic to almonds andwho still have the product should discard it and/or return it to any Stop &Shop for a full refund.
Customers with questions about the recalled product may call The HersheyCo. at (800) 468-1714 or Stop & Shop Customer Service at (800) 767-7772 from9 - 5, Monday through Friday or visit Stop & Shop's website atwww.stopandshop.com.
About Stop & Shop
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, based in Quincy, Massachusetts,employs more than 59,000 associates and operates stores throughoutMassachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire, New York andNew Jersey.
SOURCE The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company