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Jul 11, 2014, 10:00 ET

Chicago-area pediatric practices implement Spot™ vision screener, improving screening age ranges and patient service in time for summer

 With families free from the time demands of school and extracurricular activities, summertime is the perfect time for pediatricians to...

Feb 24, 2014, 09:02 ET

Welch Allyn and EarlySense Partnership Generates Wide Range of Monitoring Solutions to Enhance Patient Safety

EarlySense®, the market leader in proactive patient care solutions, together with Welch Allyn, a leading medical diagnostic device company...

Mar 06, 2013, 08:00 ET
Most Family Meals on the Go? Not So.  (PRNewsFoto/Welch's)

New Study Shows Families Are Making Mealtime a Top Priority

This National Nutrition Month, Begin Healthier Habits at the Kitchen Table In honor of National Nutrition Month, a positive step toward...

Nov 21, 2012, 09:53 ET

Welch's Partners With Family-to-Family To Connect Families With More To Families With Less

Annual Infrastructure Grant Expands Charity Nationally  Thanksgiving is a special day when families connect over a meal and give thanks...

Nov 16, 2012, 08:00 ET
1,000 Family Farmers Hit By Smallest Concord Grape Harvest Since 1977.  (PRNewsFoto/Welch's)

1,000 Family Farmers Hit By Smallest Concord Grape Harvest Since 1977

Tireless Effort During Growing Season Produced Quality, Tasty Fruit In spite of multiple curve balls pitched by Mother Nature this year...

Aug 01, 2012, 08:00 ET

Welch's Continues Global Growth with New International Vice President

Welch's, the leading marketer of Concord and Niagara grape-based products, announces the appointment of Wayne D. Lutomski as Vice President,...

Jun 13, 2012, 08:00 ET

New Research Links Concord Grape Juice to Healthy Circulation & Possible Memory Benefits

Evidence Mounts That Concord Grapes Contribute to Healthy Lifestyles Two new scientific papers recently published in Nutrition Today and the...

May 30, 2012, 08:00 ET

New Survey: Americans Don't Know Their Grapes During National Wine Month

Grape Juice And Wine Offer Similar Benefits, People Don't Make The Heart-Health Connection A recent nationwide survey of more than 4,000...

Apr 26, 2012, 15:29 ET
Former Red Sox players Kevin Millar and Pedro Martinez toast to Fenway Park's 100th anniversary with Welch's Sparkling Grape Juice. Photo Credit: Billie Weiss.  (PRNewsFoto/Welch's, Billie Weiss)

Welch's And Red Sox Nation Break A World Record

100th Anniversary of Fenway Marked by World's Largest Collective Toast Guinness World Records recently confirmed that a new record for...

Feb 09, 2012, 06:00 ET

Robert Welch Designs, Award-Winning U.K. Housewares Firm, Opens Chicago Office

 Robert Welch Designs Inc., an award-winning, U.K.-based housewares design firm, has opened a Chicago office to better serve its growing...

Feb 01, 2012, 08:33 ET
Source: Porter Novelli Styles for Welch's.  (PRNewsFoto/Welch's Foods Inc.)

New Research Provides Report Card on Americans' Heart-Smarts and Shopping Carts

 As the nation prepares for American Heart Month this February, a new Porter Novelli Styles survey of more than 4,000 Americans, sponsored by...

Oct 03, 2011, 09:00 ET

Welch's and Zagat Launch First-Ever Guide on Where and How to Eat Local & Seasonal

According to data just released from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, more than 1,000 farmers markets have opened in the past year, a 17 percent...

Feb 10, 2011, 08:00 ET

Welch's Family Vine Tool Enables Families to Trace Their Heart Health History

Consumers Encouraged To Take an Active Role in their Personal Heart Health In time for American Heart Month, Welch's has introduced the Welch's...

Jan 31, 2011, 16:38 ET

Welch's® 100% Grape Juice Provides a Delicious and Refreshing Way to Help Families Meet the 2010 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) today released their 2010 Dietary Guidelines...

Nov 03, 2010, 16:37 ET

A Refreshing Discovery: Concord Grape's Role in Heart Health

Studies Highlight Concord Grape Juice as Beneficial to Heart Health and Possibly More More than 50% of Americans list heart health as their...

Sep 08, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Welch's Continues Momentum as Gillette Veteran is Appointed to Chief Marketing Officer Role

Welch's, the world's leading marketer of Concord and Niagara grape-based products, today announced the appointment of Matthew Wohl as Chief...

Sep 01, 2010, 08:00 ET

Welch's Harvest Grants Help Children Enjoy Benefits of Growing Fruits and Vegetables and Reap Rewards in the Classroom

The second annual Welch's Harvest Grants program launches today to support school gardens nationwide and encourage healthy eating habits. The...

Jun 01, 2010, 10:00 ET

Welch's Appoints Boston-Area Executive to Board of Directors

Welch's, the world's leading marketer of Concord and Niagara grape-based products, today announced the appointment of Robert T. DeMartini,...

Apr 21, 2010, 12:30 ET
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Food Network Star Alton Brown presented a Welch's Harvest Grant to the staff and children of Whitefoord Elementary School, Atlanta. (PRNewsFoto/Welch's, Mary Plotts)[AB]
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 04/21/2010

100 Schools Nationwide Receive Welch's Harvest Grants to Grow Gardens and Learn Healthy Eating Habits

Fruit and vegetable gardens are sprouting up in schools across the country thanks to a unique Harvest Grants program from Welch's and Scholastic...

Mar 08, 2010, 12:49 ET

Concord Grape Juice Shown to Improve Nocturnal Blood Pressure

Welch's understands that heart health is a primary concern for busy moms and family members of all ages, and new research further supports the fact...