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A shindig of growing proportions!

Saturday, June 30th, 2018 Watson hosted a Garden Party for their Fellowship Garden Employees and their “Fellowbusiness” owners in the area. The purpose of the party was to open the Gardens for area companies with land and other resources to see how they too can use their lawns and open spaces to provide food to…

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Watson Announces Prototypes to Be Shown at IBIE 2016

Watson Inc. will be exhibiting at the International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE).  IBIE is produced by the American Bakers Association (ABA) and the Baking Equipment Manufacturers and Allieds (BEMA). The exposition takes place in Las Vegas, NV from October 8 to 11, 2016. For the 2016 IBIE, Watson will focus on the following solutions and…

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Watson Announces Three Roundtables to be held at SupplySide West in Las Vegas

West Haven CT – Watson Inc. announced three roundtable discussions to be held at their booth during the upcoming SupplySide West show in Las Vegas, NV.  Watson understands that attendees go to an industry show for a variety of reasons, such as to learn about the new trends, to stimulate new ideas and creative development,…

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Watson Publishes Webinar on Changes to the Nutrition Facts Label

West Haven CT – Watson Inc. has published an on-demand webinar to assist customers in preparing for changes to the Nutrition Facts Label.  The webinar is a condensed version of the comprehensive presentation that has been given at several industry events this year. The Nutrition Facts Label was first introduced 20 years ago, to aid…

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Watson Inc. Sponsors PuppyUp Walk to Fund Research in Comparative Oncology

West Haven, CT –   Watson Inc. is proud to announce it will be a Gold Paw Sponsor of the 2016 Shoreline PuppyUp Walk.  Watson also has a team participating in the walk with the goal to raise $5,000 for the charity.  Watson would also like to encourage other local business to sponsor this event, and…

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Watson Inc. Donates $15,000 to Columbus House

West Haven, CT –   Watson Inc. presented a check in the amount of $15,000 to Columbus House on September 1, 2016.  Alison Cunningham – Chief Executive Officer  of Columbus House, John Brooks – Chief Development Officer, Linda Kosko – Development Manager, and Sheree DiMario – Volunteer Coordinator, visited Watson to accept the donation. The funds…

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Watson Inc. Donates $2,000 to the West Haven Emergency Assistance Task Force

  West Haven, CT –   Watson Inc. presented a check for $2,000 to the West Haven Emergency Assistance Taskforce (known as W.H.E.A.T.).  Rose Majestic, Executive Director of W.H.E.A.T., accepted this donation, which will be used to purchase much-needed items for the food pantry.  W.H.E.A.T.is a volunteer agency with a staff of one, the Executive Director…

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Watson Donates $2,000 to the Taylorville Food Pantry

Taylorville, IL –   Watson recognized Hunger Action Month by donating $2,000 to the Taylorville Food Pantry to support their efforts in feeding those in need.  September is Hunger Action Month, and Watson has committed to supporting the fight against hunger through donations, advocacy, and promoting awareness.  In addition to the donation of $2,000, Watson team…

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Watson Inc. Donates 216 Backpacks and School Supplies to the Taylorville Food Pantry

  Taylorville, IL –   Watson Inc. donated 216 school backpacks to the Taylorville Food Pantry.  The backpacks came in assorted colors, so that the children would be able to pick a color they preferred.  The team members at Watson’s Taylorville plant held a school supply drive during the summer, in order to collect items to…

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Connecticut Food Bank Dedicates Nancy Carrington CEO Office

Honor is Bestowed Through Funding by Watson Foods, Inc. WALLINGFORD, CONN., August 29, 2016 – The Connecticut Food Bank today dedicated the Nancy Carrington CEO Office at its Wallingford headquarters and distribution center. The honor was in recognition of Carrington’s nearly 30 years at the helm of the organization, including the period of planning for…

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IFT16 Watson Employee Interviews

At Ift16 two Watson employees were interviewed about our products and services. View the videos below(external links.) Mary Watson Interview on Edible Glitter Interview by UL Prospector – http://knowledge.ulprospector.com/5003/fb-watson-ift16/ Alice Wilkinson on Microencapsulation and Fortification  Interview by Food Ingredients First – http://www.foodingredientsfirst.com/Video/New-Food-Fortification-Platforms.html

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Watson to Speak on Changes to the Nutrition Facts Label at SupplySide West in Las Vegas

West Haven CT – Watson Inc. is proud to announce that Alice Wilkinson, Vice President of Nutritional Innovation, will be a speaker at SupplySide West, on October 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The title of Wilkinson’s presentation is “What Do the New Dietary Guidelines and Nutrition Facts Label Mean for Our Industry?”. Topics discussed in…

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Watson Announces two Application Labs will be offered on Edible Glitter™ at the Prepared Foods’ R&D Application Seminar

West Haven CT – Watson Inc. is proud to announce that two Application Labs will be offered on Edible Glitter™ at the Prepared Foods’ R&D Application Seminar, taking place this month in Chicago, IL.  The seminar will be held at the Westin Lombard on August 16th and 17th, and is a  2-day, practical-applications-oriented event, intended to…

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