QUINCY, Mass. Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-USnewswire/ -- The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, following a voluntary recall by Chattem, Inc., announced it is removing Icy Hot Heat Therapy products from sale. Chattem is recalling these products based on consumer reports of first, second and third degree burns as well as skin irritation resulting from consumer use or possible misuse of these products.
All lots and all sizes of the following Icy Hot Heat Therapy products
are affected by this recall:
1. Icy Hot Heat Therapy Air Activated Heat- Back
[3 Count] UPC # 41167 08330
2. Icy Hot Heat Therapy Air Activated Heat- Arm, Neck, and Leg
[4 count] UPC #41167 08335
3. Icy Hot Heat Therapy Air Activated Heat- Arm, Neck, and Leg single
consumer use "samples" included on a limited promotional basis in
cartons of 3 oz. Aspercreme Pain Relieving Creme.
NO UPC ON SAMPLE PRODUCT
Upon hearing of the announcement by Chattem, Stop & Shop immediately removed the items for sale from its shelves.
NOTE: if products have been removed from their holding cartons the recalled products are packaged in a red colored plastic pouch which states Icy Hot Heat Therapy and either Back or Arm/Neck and Leg.
Single consumer use "samples" of Icy Hot Heat Therapy -- Arm, Neck and Leg were included on a limited promotional basis in yellow and red cartons of 3 oz. Aspercreme Pain Relieving Creme. The samples were distinct and stand-alone products, clearly labeled as "Icy Hot Heat Therapy Air Activated Heat," with their own internal labeling.
This recall only involves the above listed Icy Hot Heat Therapy products including single consumer use "samples" that were included in cartons of 3 oz. Aspercreme Pain Relieving Creme and does not involve any other Icy Hot or Aspercreme products.
If you have purchased any of these products, you may return them to Stop & Shop for a full refund or call Stop & Shop Customer Service at (800) 767-7772 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for more information. Customers can also visit the Stop & Shop website at http://www.stopandshop.com.
About Stop & Shop
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, based in Quincy, Massachusetts, employs more than 59,000 associates and operates 389 stores throughout Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire, New York and New Jersey.
|SOURCE The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company|
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