NUTRITION & INNOVATION
Developing Healthy New Products
As a socially responsible global manufacturer of food products, Heinz recognizes that good nutrition, healthier foods and physical exercise can help reduce the risk of hypertension, heart disease and obesity.
Reflecting the Company’s commitment to the health and wellness of consumers, Heinz continued to focus on evaluating the nutrient density of our branded foods, fostering innovation and product reformulation, and informing consumers about smart eating principles.
For the most part, our global portfolio is centered on nutritious foods made with tomatoes, beans, fruits and vegetables.
Heinz also remained a leader in the nutritional/weight management category, with Weight Watchers® Smart Ones® and Weight Watchers® from Heinz® branded products.
Heinz is committed to reducing total fat, saturated fat, trans fat, sodium, and total sugar across our product line.
Heinz continues to develop healthy new products at Heinz’s Global Innovation and Quality Center in Pittsburgh, Pa., the Company’s Global Center of Excellence in Infant Nutrition in Milan, Italy, and our newly opened European Innovation Center in Nijmegen, the Netherlands.
The four Heinz Health & Wellness platforms include; Better for You,
Growth & Development,
Weight Management, and
Heinz has implemented consistent global food safety management processes across our supply chain. These are applied to our factories, our co-packers, and our suppliers.