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2013-05-22 12:34:10

NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Smarter Commerce Global Summit, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that The Dannon Company, Inc., the leading selling yogurt company in the U.S., is using IBM's cloud-based predictive analytics to ensure it has the right product mix delivered at the right time to satisfy consumers in the highly competitive $7 billion U.S. yogurt market. Through the use of integrated analytics planning, Dannon is able in real-time to improve forecasting...

2012-09-27 06:28:18

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dannon Company, Inc. has awarded the 2012 Dannon Next Generation Nutrition® Grants, donating a total of $120,000 to four non-profit organizations in support of community-based nutrition and wellness programs for children. The grants were awarded throughout the months of August and September, and concluded this week with a final grant presentation in White Plains, NY, home to Dannon's corporate headquarters. Since the program began,...

2012-09-12 14:22:20

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --The Dannon Company, Inc. today awarded Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) a Dannon Next Generation Nutrition® Grant totaling $30,000 in support of Know Greater Heroes, a performance-based health and wellness program designed to promote healthy, active lifestyles and reduce childhood obesity in Salt Lake County. Dannon presented SLCC with the award during a campus activity day and festival on the SLCC Taylorsville Redwood...

2012-09-01 02:20:29

MINSTER, Ohio, Sept. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dannon Company, Inc. today awarded the Minster Athletic Boosters a Dannon Next Generation Nutrition® Grant totaling $30,000 in support of the Minster Memorial Field improvement project, Honoring the Past While Building for the Future. Dannon presented Minster Athletic Boosters with the award during a ceremony that preceded Minster High School's first 2012-2013 home varsity football game. (Photo:...

2012-08-18 10:20:23

FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dannon Company, Inc. today awarded Cook Children's a Dannon Next Generation Nutrition® Grant totaling $30,000 in support of its Nutrition University, a healthy eating and exercise program dedicated to fostering positive lifestyle habits for overweight children. Dannon presented the award during an event in conjunction with the Tax Free Weekend Back to School Expo at North East Mall. (Photo:...

2011-05-21 20:03:00

WEST JORDAN, Utah, May 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth time, The Dannon Company, Inc. was a sponsor of the West Jordan Health and Preparedness Expo. Dannon volunteers handed out thousands of samples of popular Dannon brands like Danimals® and Danonino® that are manufactured in the company's West Jordan, Utah plant. Since the opening of the plant in 2000, Dannon has been committed to helping improve the overall well being of its employees...

2010-05-22 16:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth consecutive year, The Dannon Company, Inc. was a leading sponsor of the Forth Worth FitFuture KIDS Fest. While showing its support for a healthier Tarrant County, the dairy company, which has a plant in Fort Worth, handed out thousands of bottles of Dannon smoothies and nutrition educational materials. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100522/NY09285 ) "Dannon's mission is to support healthy lifestyles through...

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2010-05-19 07:55:12

The probiotic yogurt-like drink DanActive reduced the rate of common sicknesses such as ear infections, sinusitis, the flu and diarrhea in daycare children, say researchers who studied the drink in the largest known probiotic clinical trial to be conducted in the United States. An additional finding, however, showed no reduction in the number school days missed. The study led by Daniel Merenstein of Georgetown University School of Medicine (GUSOM), was funded by The Dannon Company, Inc., and...

2009-08-14 15:12:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- At a check presentation ceremony today, The Dannon Company, Inc. awarded Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Westchester County with the fourth annual Dannon Next Generation Nutrition Grant. CCE received $30,000 in support of its program, Health and Nutrition from the Garden. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090814/NY61901 ) "We believe that getting children out of the classroom and engaging them in fun, hands-on activities is...

2009-05-27 09:00:00

SAN DIEGO, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A growing body of research was presented at the symposium, "The Health Benefits of Probiotics" at the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) 37th Annual Conference. PAs from around the world who attended are an educational bridge to consumers and they desire to know more about these "friendly" bacteria and how to recommend them to their patients. The symposium brought together scientific experts and medical doctors in the fields of...