press release

February 26, 2013

Suzi Robinson
Stop & Shop New England
617-276-7756
suzi.robinson@stopandshop.com

Arlene Putterman
Stop & Shop NY Metro
914-251-2834
arlene.putterman@stopandshop.com

Stop & Shop Offers News Updates and Information on Contract Negotiations with UFCW Locals in New England

Purchase, NY and Quincy, MA (February 26, 2013) — Stop & Shop has made a website available as a dedicated resource for the Stop & Shop community to learn about 2013 labor contract negotiations with UFCW Locals 328, 371, 919, 1445 and 1459 in New England.

Visit the site at www.stopandshop.com/labor/UFCW-New-England/labor-news.htm.

About Stop & Shop

The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC employs approximately 60,000 associates and operates 400 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, 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 and www.facebook.com/stopandshop.