Everyone should understand that food is a right, not a privilege
Palmyra, Wisconsin (PRWEB) September 01, 2017
As part of its ongoing efforts to change lives through whole food nutrition, Standard Process today announced that it donated 63,000 meals to a network of more than 200 food banks in communities nationwide. The donation was made possible by the company's second annual "One Day, One Bottle, One Meal" event.
“Standard Process has always valued the importance of health and nutrition. With this annual event, it gives us the opportunity to provide the most basic necessity to families in need,” said Charlie DuBois, president and CEO of Standard Process. "Everyone should understand that food is a right, not a privilege."
On Thursday, August 17, Standard Process donated one meal for every Standard Process, MediHerb and Standard Process Veterinary Formulas product sold, resulting in 62,203 meals, an increase of 17 percent over the previous year's one day event. The company then rounded up the total to 63,000 meals.
"We are grateful to our extended family of practitioners, distributors, and employees who support community food banks and make a positive impact for those in need," said. Mr. DuBois.
About Standard Process Inc.
Standard Process is the visionary leader in whole food nutrient solutions. Based in Palmyra, Wisconsin, Standard Process offers more than 300 high-quality supplements made with whole food and other ingredients through three product lines:
- Standard Process®
- Standard Process Veterinary FormulasTM
- MediHerb® herbal supplements
The products are available exclusively through health care professionals, including chiropractors, acupuncturists, nurses, naturopaths, medical doctors and veterinarians.
Standard Process is guided by the whole food philosophy of its founder, Dr. Royal Lee. Dr. Lee’s goal was to provide nutrients as they are found in nature, where he believed their natural potency and efficacy would be realized. Today Standard Process proudly carries on Dr. Lee’s legacy and regularly grows more than 80 percent of the raw plant ingredients found in its products on its certified organic farm in Palmyra, Wisconsin. Using state-of-the-art manufacturing processes to retain vital nutrients within each ingredient, Standard Process manufactures its supplements in its certified organic manufacturing facility. Standard Process employs high quality control standards and follows the Food and Drug Administration’s good manufacturing practices.
In the 1940s, Dr. Royal Lee marketed the first household flour mill under the Lee Engineering brand. The Lee Household Flour MillTM has been redesigned and is now offered along with other nutrition-focused products under the Standard Process subsidiary Royal Lee Organics™.
Standard Process employs more than 350 people and has been in business since 1929. The company is recognized as a distinguished leader and innovator in workplace wellness and an exemplary environmental steward. It is a recipient of the Platinum Well Workplace Award from the Wellness Councils of America and a Tier 1 participant in the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Green Tier program, which recognizes companies with strong environmental compliance records. For additional information about Standard Process, visit standardprocess.com.