Social Responsibility

Watson Joins Glanbia Nutritionals to Provide Market-Leading Solutions to our Customers

The Watson family and Management Team are happy to announce that Watson is now part of Glanbia Nutritionals (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Glanbia plc) a company whose values, culture and purpose match those of Watson Inc. With our combined portfolios, expertise, and manufacturing capability, our customers now have access to more technologies, more knowledge, and…

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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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Watson Donates $2000 to Taylorville Food Pantry Building Fund

Taylorville IL – Watson Inc. is proud to announce the donation of $2,000 to the Taylorville Emergency Food Pantry Building Fund.  The check was presented to Don Readhead, Director of the Food Pantry.  The presentation was made on May 17 by Philip Lee, Plant Manager at Watson Taylorville.  Also present was Larry Peterson (President of…

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Watson celebrates Veterans Day

Watson celebrates Veterans Day by remembering 14 veterans at Harkness House Watson Inc. prepared for Veterans Day this year by signing 14 greeting cards. The cards had a patriotic theme and “Thank you for your service” printed on the front. They were circulated among Watson’s departments and signed over a two week period of time.…

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Watson Garden 2015 Season Recap

Watson Garden Donated Over 750 lbs. of Vegetables through the 2015 Season and Plans for Expansion in 2016 West Haven, CT –  Watson is pleased to announce that the Watson garden, maintained and organized by Watson team members, donated a total of 750 lbs. of vegetables to WHEAT during the 2015 growing season. This is…

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Thanksgiving Meal Boxes

Watson Team Members Pack 30 Complete Thanksgiving Meal Boxes for the Connecticut Food Bank West Haven, CT –  Watson Inc. is proud to announce that team members completed a Thanksgiving packing event at the company’s West Haven facilities. In total 30 complete meal kits were sorted and packaged. Each meal kit contained all of the…

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Watson Pancake Mix Donation

Watson Donated Pancake Mix is a Good Source of 10 Vitamins and Minerals West Haven CT – Watson Inc. is proud to announce a second donation of 4,000 pounds of buttermilk pancake mix to the Connecticut Food Bank. “This pancake mix is special,” said Moira Watson, Vice President of Marketing and Communication at Watson, “not…

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Watson Harvest Donated to Food Bank

Watson Inc. is proud of the employee Garden Club for donating the largest harvest of the season to WHEAT (West Haven Emergency Assistance Taskforce) in conjunction with Connecticut Food Bank’s Plant a Row for the Hungry campaign. Many of the Watson gardeners planted extra rows in their plots this spring for the Food Bank. In…

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Watson Pancake Mix Donation – 2015

Watson Donates 4,000 Lbs of Pancake Mix to the Connecticut Food Bank West Haven CT – This week Watson team members produced 4,000 lbs of pancake mix for the Connecticut Food Bank. This mix is a complete mix, only water needs to be added. The 4,000 lbs of mix will produce 108,000 four-inch pancakes. At…

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Summer Hunger Facebook Campaign 2015

Watson Starts Facebook Campaign to Fight Summer Hunger and Raise Awareness May 21, 2015 West Haven CT – Watson Inc. will be starting a Facebook campaign to alleviate summer hunger, through donations to the Connecticut Food Bank.  “We hope that this campaign will help raise awareness about summer hunger in the state of Connecticut”, stated…

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Watson Donates Vitamins

Watson Donates Vitamins to Help Prevent Nutritional Deficiencies in the Dominican Republic May 13, 2015 West Haven CT – Watson Inc. has donated 360,000 nutritional supplement tablets, which were formulated and produced in their West Haven, Connecticut facilities. The formula was developed in the Watson R & D laboratories to address the nutritional needs of…

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Watson Starts Employee Garden in Orange CT

West Haven CT – Watson Inc. will be starting their own employee garden in Orange CT this spring. Employees have been signing up for their own plot, or to share a plot with other employees. Watson will be tilling the soil in preparation for planting at the end of May, and they will be growing…

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