Hain Celestial UK Recognized for its Positive Impact on the Environment
MELVILLE, N.Y., June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – The Hain Celestial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAIN), a leading natural and organic products company providing consumers with “A Healthy Way of Life(TM)”, today announced the selection of Hain Celestial UK as a recipient of The Sunday Times Best Green Companies Award 2011. This is the fourth year in a row the Company merited such distinction. This year Hain Celestial UK ranked 20th in the national ranking with its positive high environmental impact.
“As a leader in the natural and organic industry, I am extremely proud of our dedicated workforce and their commitment to environmental practices in Luton, Fakenham and Manchester in the United Kingdom,” said Irwin D. Simon, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hain Celestial. “We continue to promote “A Healthy Way of Life(TM)” through the efforts of our Hain Celestial UK team, which has earned us this recognition.”
Hain Celestial UK produces and sells natural and organic products including Daily Bread(TM) branded fresh prepared foods and Linda McCartneyÃ‚® frozen meat-free products and sells Hain Celestial’s global brands — Celestial SeasoningsÃ‚® tea, Terra ChipsÃ‚® and Rice DreamÃ‚® non-dairy beverages.
“We are a growing company today with Hain Celestial’s product offerings in numerous retailers including Asda, Morrisons, Iceland, Sainsbury’s and Tesco, and we appreciate the support of our business partners, consumers and employees,” concluded Irwin Simon.
The Hain Celestial Group
The Hain Celestial Group (NASDAQ: HAIN), headquartered in Melville, NY, is a leading natural and organic products company in North America and Europe. Hain Celestial participates in many natural categories with well-known brands that include Celestial SeasoningsÃ‚®, Earth’s BestÃ‚®, TerraÃ‚®, Garden of Eatin’Ã‚®, Sensible PortionsÃ‚®, Health ValleyÃ‚®, Arrowhead MillsÃ‚®, MaraNathaÃ‚®, SunSpireÃ‚®, DeBolesÃ‚®, Gluten Free Cafe(TM), Hain Pure FoodsÃ‚®, HollywoodÃ‚®, Spectrum NaturalsÃ‚®, Spectrum EssentialsÃ‚®, Walnut Acres OrganicÃ‚®, ImagineÃ‚®, Almond DreamÃ‚®, Rice DreamÃ‚®, Soy DreamÃ‚®, WestSoyÃ‚®, The Greek GodsÃ‚®, Ethnic GourmetÃ‚®, Yves Veggie CuisineÃ‚®, GranoseÃ‚®, RealeatÃ‚®, Linda McCartneyÃ‚®, Daily Bread(TM), LimaÃ‚®, DanivalÃ‚®, GG UniqueFiber(TM),Grains NoirsÃ‚®, NatumiÃ‚®, JASONÃ‚®, ZiaÃ‚® Natural Skincare, Avalon OrganicsÃ‚®, Alba BotanicaÃ‚®, Queen HeleneÃ‚®, Earth’s Best TenderCareÃ‚® and Martha Stewart Clean(TM). Hain Celestial has been providing “A Healthy Way of Life(TM)” since 1993. For more information, visit www.hain-celestial.com.
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