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May 30, 2018, 08:02 ET Weight Watchers Launches WW Good: A Social Impact Campaign to Help Communities Get Healthier

Today, Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) ("WW") is launching WW Good™, a global social impact campaign that aims to make health and...


Mar 01, 2018, 08:00 ET Weight Watchers And DJ Khaled Launch Khaled's Kitchen Tour

Music mogul DJ Khaled might be hitting the road on tour, but he's bringing a little piece of home along the way: his kitchen. Today, Weight Watchers...


Nov 01, 2017, 07:00 ET Weight Watchers Names Michael Korcuska Chief Product Officer

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) today announced that Michael Korcuska has been appointed Chief Product Officer. In this role,...


Dec 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Weight Watchers Unveils New Apple Watch Subscription Plan

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) announces today a new subscription plan that includes a new Apple Watch Series 2 with the purchase of ...


Aug 15, 2016, 08:53 ET Weight Watchers And The American Cancer Society Launch Initiative To Support Holistic Health For Breast Cancer Survivors

Today, Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) launched Project L.I.F.T. – Live Inspired, Fight Together – a new movement, in collaboration...


Dec 23, 2013, 08:00 ET Weight Watchers What To Cook Now - 300 Recipes for Every Kitchen

As the food world has changed, so has the way we think about eating and cooking. Whether you're a novice or a seasoned cook, this complete guide to...


Dec 16, 2013, 07:00 ET Weight Watchers Takes The Focus Off Big Resolutions In 2014 And Encourages A "Simple Start" With Its New Two-Week Starter Plan

Remember the days when you thought anything was possible? Well, it still is. Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) is helping consumers to...


Oct 15, 2013, 12:01 ET Baylor College of Medicine Researchers Find Community-Based Weight Loss Intervention Yields Greater Weight Loss than Self-Help Approach

A new randomized controlled trial conducted by Baylor College of Medicine researchers and published today as an Article in Press in The American...


Apr 30, 2013, 08:00 ET From Retro Favorites To Modern Classics, Weight Watchers Captures A Half Century Of Successful Recipes And Valuable Food Knowledge In New "50th Anniversary Cookbook"

What do you get when you mix 50 years of success with over 280 best-loved recipes updated to reflect the world we live and eat in today? The new...


Jan 08, 2013, 10:15 ET Weight Watchers® Ranked Best Weight-Loss Diet By U.S. News & World Report Expert Panel

U.S. News & World Report released its 2013 Best Diets rankings today and, once again, Weight Watchers is proud to be ranked #1 for "Best Weight Loss...


Dec 17, 2012, 08:00 ET New Weight Watchers 360° Mobile App Taps Our Technology Habit To Support Healthy Behavior Change

In the world we live in today, both food and technology are always at the tips of our fingers. Harnessing the power of that technology habit to...


Oct 30, 2012, 08:00 ET Weight Watchers® 5th Annual Lose For Good® Campaign Makes Significant Contribution To Hunger Relief Organizations

Weight Watchers today announced that it will donate $1 million to hunger-fighting organizations Share Our Strength and Action Against Hunger through...


Sep 10, 2012, 04:00 ET Weight Watchers® Introduces Jessica Simpson In New Fall Campaign

Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE: WTW) introduces its newest ambassador, Jessica Simpson, with a fall campaign to begin airing today. The...


Aug 31, 2012, 09:00 ET Weight Watchers® Continues Fight Against Obesity And Hunger With 5th Annual Lose For Good® Campaign

Weight Watchers today announced the launch of its 5th Annual Lose For Good campaign, which gives members and Weight Watchers Online subscribers the...


Apr 30, 2012, 07:01 ET Weight Watchers® Research Reveals Brits Just not Bothered about Exercise

Weight Watchers UK has commissioned research that reveals that a third of British adults admit to being lazy - and would always take the lift instead ...


Jan 31, 2012, 07:01 ET Millions Fall Off Healthy Living Bandwagon by 'Flab-ruary the First'

February identified as month when UK feels fattest so Weight Watchers is 'surround sounding' the UK at 11am on 1st February to motivate everyone to...


Jan 05, 2012, 06:58 ET Weight Watchers Responds to the 2012 U.S. News & World Report Best Diet Rankings

From Dave Burwick, President, North America, Weight Watchers: At Weight Watchers, we're proud that US News & World Report and the 22 independent...


Dec 31, 2011, 07:01 ET Weight Watchers® set to Turn Heads With new TV Ad

Weight Watchers UK has joined forces with Alesha Dixon to create a pop anthem which puts members' weight loss success centre stage. The song, which...


Dec 13, 2011, 09:00 ET Weight Watchers Shoots and Scores with Men

Weight Watchers International, Inc. today introduced National Basketball Association (NBA) Hall of Famer and current "NBA on TNT" studio analyst...


Dec 07, 2011, 03:17 ET Weight Watchers Introduces Improvements to Its Highly Successful PointsPlus® Program

Weight Watchers, ranked the #1 commercial weight management service provider by US News and World Report, today introduced PointsPlus 2012, an...


Jul 13, 2010, 11:39 ET Nuevas investigaciones demuestran el funcionamiento mundial de Weight Watchers

- Haciendo frente a la cada vez mayor epidemia de la obesidad: Nuevas investigaciones demuestran el funcionamiento mundial de Weight Watchers Una...


Jul 13, 2010, 08:00 ET Tackling the Growing Obesity Epidemic: New Research Shows Weight Watchers Works Globally

New research unveiled at the International Congress on Obesity (ICO) is further evidence of how Weight Watchers helps people around the world lose...


Jun 03, 2010, 03:27 ET This June 6 Declared Weight Watchers® Walk-It Day

Weight Watchers has created the first Walk-It Day scheduled for June 6 to encourage people to get active and walk a 5K. This nationwide initiative is ...


May 06, 2010, 03:40 ET Jennifer Hudson, Weight Watchers(R) Spokesperson, Celebrates O, the Oprah Magazine's 10th Year Anniversary

Weight Watchers is proud to be a sponsor of O, the Oprah Magazine Live Your Best Life Walk in New York City on May 9. As part of the festivities,...


Apr 14, 2010, 09:00 ET WEIGHT WATCHERS(R) EAT! MOVE! PLAY! A Parent's Guide for Raising Healthy, Happy Kids

"Through my years of medical practice and my personal experience with weight loss, I know that the simple suggestions presented in this book actually ...