WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — In a response to a lawsuit filed in District Court here, Stop & Shop said that advertisements comparing its prices with A&P were not misleading and that A&P in fact was guilty of “insidious and defamatory” ads. As reported in SN last week, Montvale, N.J.-based A&P filed a suit alleging the Stop & Shop ads comparing prices on baskets of identical items between the chains contained false prices and misleading artwork, and sought a court order to pull ...

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