|September 27, 2016|
Have you seen something new on some shelf tags at Stop and Shop? They added an icon on the price tag to some gluten free products.
Here is a sample shelf tag that shows the item is gluten free:
Now it's very easy to identify which products are Gluten Free. In fact, because of the shelf tag we found a couple of soup items that we didn't know were gluten free. We needed them for a pot roast recipe and didn't realize that a couple of the Progresso items were
While it's great that Stop and Shop are doing this, those with gluten sensitivity should use a smartphone app like "ShopWell" to verify that the product is safe.
They also have an icon for products that are a healthy option, products that are low fat or low salt will display the tag.
I don't know when Stop and Shop started doing this. I did notice that many gluten-free products didn't get a shelf tag icon. Perhaps they are phasing in this feature as products change prices.
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