Andrew M. Cuomo, Governor | Richard A. Ball, Commissioner

Food Safety Alert

November 30, 2007

Jessica A. Chittenden

Stop & Shop Updates Cookie Tray Recall

2 Pound Cookie trays recalled due to undeclared ingredients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE --Quincy, MA -- Nov. 30, 2007--- On November 21, 2007 The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company announced a recall of Stop & Shop 2- pound cookie trays produced by Luigiís Bakery and sold in Stop & Shop stores in Connecticut and New York.  The cookies were recalled because the label did not list as ingredients artificial colors including FD&C Yellow #5, which can cause an allergic reaction in some individuals. Upon investigation by regulatory agencies, the cookies were found to contain milk and sulfur dioxide, both of which were not listed on the label and can cause an allergic reaction in sensitive individuals.

The cookies were packaged on a plastic plate with cellophane over wrap and a Luigiís Bakery Sticker affixed to them. They have a UPC code of   20549910000.

Customers who have purchased this product and have any remaining product may return it to Stop & Shop for a full refund, or call Stop & Shop Customer Service at (800) 767-7772 for more information. Customers can also visit the Stop & Shop website at

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