Stop & Shop Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Lifestyle Evolution Inc.'s NuGO Non Dairy Bars

Sat Mar 30, 2013 12:50pm EDT

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PURCHASE, N.Y. and  QUINCY, Mass.,  March 30, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- The Stop &
Shop Supermarket Company LLC, following a recall by Lifestyle Evolution Inc.,
announced it removed from sale several varieties of its NuGO Non Dairy Bars due
to undeclared milk, an allergen, on the ingredient label.

The following products are included in this recall:

* NuGO Nutrition Bar Dark Chocolate Trail Mix, UPC 69153545301, 16.9 oz, with a
best by date in 2013  
* NuGO Natural Energy Bars Chocolate Chip, UPC 69153552101, 50 grams, with a
best by date in 2013  
* NuGO Natural Energy Bars Dark Mocha, UPC 69153552301, 50 grams, with a best by
date in 2013  
* NuGO Nutrition Bar Dark Pretzel, UPC 69153552901, 19.08 oz, with a best by
date in 2013

This product is safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from a milk
allergy, however, people who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk may
run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume
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.   

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.

Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Lifestyle
Evolution Inc. customer service at 1-866-266-7623. 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 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 
www.stopandshop.com



SOURCE  Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC


Arlene Putterman, Stop & Shop NY Metro Division, (914) 251-2834,
arlene.putterman@stopandshop.com; Suzi Robinson, Stop & Shop New England
Division, (617) 774-4434, suzi.robinson@stopandshop.com

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