Mead Johnson Nutrition Co.
| New York Stock Exchange: MJN
Mead Johnson Nutrition Co. produces infant and children's pediatric nutrition. It develops, manufactures, markets and distributes nutritional products worldwide. The company's product portfolio addresses a broad range of nutritional needs for infants, children and expectant and nursing mothers. It markets its portfolio of more than seventy products to mothers, health care professionals and retailers in more than fifty countries in Asia, North America, Latin America and Europe. The company's pediatric nutrition products are grouped by category of feeding: infant formula products, children's nutrition products and other products. The infant formula products include formulas for routine feeding, solutions formulas for mild intolerance and specialty formula products, including formulas for severe intolerance, formulas for premature and low birth weight infants and medical nutrition products. The children's nutrition products are designed to provide children with enhanced nutrition, primarily in Asia and Latin America. It is further divided into two categories: Enfa branded children's nutrition products and other children's nutrition products. The Enfa branded children's nutrition products are marketed under the Enfa family of brands. It designs these products to meet the changing nutrition needs of children at different stages of development. The company also produces a range of other products, including pre-natal and post-natal nutritional supplements for expectant and nursing mothers, including Expecta LIPIL and EnfaMama A+. Its products for expectant or nursing mothers provide the developing fetus or breastfed infant with vitamin supplements and/or an increased supply of DHA for brain, visual and nervous system development. These products also supplement the mother's diet by providing either DHA or ARA with increased proteins, as well as vitamins and minerals. Its pediatric vitamin products, such as Enfamil Poly-Vi-Sol, provide a range of benefits for infants, including multivitamins and iron supplements. Mead Johnson Nutrition was founded by Edward Mead Johnson, Sr. in 1905 and is headquartered in Glenview, IL.