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2013-10-07 16:26:08

Study Finds WIC Moms Are Unaware That Store Brand Infant Formula Provides the Same Nutritional Value -- At 50 Percent Savings*** GORDONSVILLE, Va., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to media reports, the Government Shutdown may impact millions of moms and babies. Last week, the federal government stopped funding the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, also known as WIC. Approximately 9 million mothers and children rely on WIC vouchers for...

2013-02-21 08:36:06

LONDON, February 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Processed and packaged Goods industry is one of the largest Manufacturing Industries in the USA. After experiencing a slowdown in growth during the recession, the industry is picking up pace again. But as with all the industries post-economic turbulent this industry too faces its own sets of challenges. Innovation, research and development focused on better quality foods, greater convenience and cheaper products have become a necessity...

2012-12-05 08:27:19

GORDONSVILLE, Va., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a study published earlier this year in Clinical Pediatrics,* two-thirds of families in the federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) run out of WIC-supplied baby formula toward the end of most months. Among these families, 27 percent reported "formula-stretching" - watering down infant formula or reducing feedings - which can have serious health and developmental consequences for babies....

2012-08-28 02:35:56

GORDONSVILLE, Va., Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Printable baby formula coupons are now available to parents online at www.storebrandformula.com. Sold as "store brands" under individual retailer, grocery and drugstore labels, "Store Brand Formula" has become a branded concept for infant formulas sold nationwide that meet or exceed FDA nutritional standards just like Enfamil® and Similac® "national brand" formulas. "Storebrandformula.com is a great source of information and a savings...

No Cronobacter In Baby Formula, FDA And CDC Report
2012-01-02 05:46:22

No trace of a potentially deadly bacteria linked to two recent infant deaths and two other illnesses was found in a popular brand of baby formula, U.S. health officials revealed on Friday. According to Reuters and the Associated Press (AP), scientists with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) tested various brands of powdered, milk-based formula -- including Mead Johnson Nutrition Co.'s Enfamil -- as well as distilled or nursing...

Walmart Pulls Infant Formula After Baby’s Death
2011-12-23 12:47:27

Containers of Enfamil Premium Newborn formula are being pulled from Walmart shelves after an infant in Missouri became sick and died after developing a rare infection from the bacteria Cronobacter sakazakii that has previously been found in powdered infant formula, reports Kim Carollo for ABC News. Only ten days-old, Avery Cornett of Lebanon, Mo., died Sunday of an infection from the bacteria after being fed Enfamil Newborn formula, Elizabeth Weise reports for USA Today. The bacteria was...

2010-06-21 08:15:00

COLUMBIA, Md., June 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Martek Biosciences Corporation (Nasdaq: MATK) announced today that it has extended its sole-source supply agreement with Mead Johnson & Company, LLC, for DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) and ARA (arachidonic acid) for infant formula products. Under the terms of the amendment, Martek will remain Mead Johnson's global sole-source supplier of DHA and ARA for all of its infant formula products through December 31, 2015, an extension of four years...

2009-10-19 05:00:00

EVANSVILLE, Ind., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In the first year of life, nutrition is critical to establishing a foundation for lifelong growth, health and well-being. And for the first time, a collection of visual images that tell the story of how nutrition plays a vital role in babies' health, growth and development during that critical first twelve months will be available online. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/enfamil/40064/...

2009-07-21 14:52:00

GORDONSVILLE, Va., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- For more than a year now, Consumer Reports has been urging parents to save money on baby formula by purchasing store brands at retailers such as Walmart, Sam's Club, Target, Kroger, CVS, Babies R' Us, and Walgreens. In a recent blog posting, the publisher announced the availability of the new 10th edition Consumer Reports Best Baby Products, available in its online bookstore* and in bookstores nationwide. The guide offers a number of ways to "save...

2009-06-24 11:22:00

GORDONSVILLE, Va., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- PBM Products, LLC, a leading infant formula company that supplies store-brand infant formulas to Walmart, Sam's Club, Target, Kroger, CVS, Walgreens, and other retailers, has partnered with the University of Virginia (U.Va.) to conduct clinical studies on infant nutrition. U.Va. has been collaborating with PBM during the past few years on studies regarding PBM's milk, soy, and specialty infant formulas that compete with expensive national brands,...