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1 - 6 of 6 Results in 2013
September 10, 2013

Low-Carb Snacking Gets a Bite-Sized Twist with New Atkins Candies

DENVER, Colo. –September 10, 2013– Low-carb dieters now have an even sweeter way to melt off the pounds. Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., a leader in the weight-management category, announced today the launch of Atkins™ Candies, an indulgent line of bite-sized snacks that will be available nationwide beginning October 2013. Offering chocolate-covered peanuts and candy-coated chocolate bites, Read More

June 10, 2013

New Entrees Added to Atkins Frozen Meals Line

DENVER, Colo. –June 10, 2013– Just in time for bikini season, low-carb enthusiasts now have even more options for eating on-the-go this summer. Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., a leader in the weight-management category, announced today the introduction of three new entrees to its current line of indulgent, great-tasting frozen meals. Featuring whole food ingredients, such as Read More

April 30, 2013

Atkins Issues Call for Entries in Vegetarian Contest

Denver, CO – (April 30, 2013) – Living a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle often means limiting your eating options, especially when dieting. The Atkins Diet™ gives non-meat eaters the option tolose weight while enjoying the food they love and win big in the process. Atkins is calling all vegetarians, pescatarians and vegans to enter the Read More

February 28, 2013

New Research Demonstrates a Diet Rich in Healthy Fats Is Good for Your Heart, Beating Out LF Diets

DENVER- February 28, 2013 – A new study showcases that low-fat diets might not be the best diets for reducing the incidence of major cardiovascular events. A recently published study in The New England Journal of Medicine demonstrates that those that followed a Mediterranean diet, one rich in olive oil, nuts, beans, fish, fruits and Read More

February 26, 2013

New Meta-Analysis Demonstrates the Benefits of a Low-Carb Diet, like the Atkins Diet, in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes

DENVER- February 26, 2013 – A recently published meta-analysis in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition reviewed 20 randomized control trials on the effect of various diets on glycemic control, lipids and weight loss in individuals with type 2 diabetes. The results found that a low-carb diet, like the Atkins Diet™, showed greater improvements in Read More

February 14, 2013

Joseph E. Scalzo Named President and Chief Executive Officer of Atkins Nutritionals, Inc.

DENVER, CO., Feb. 14, 2013 — Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., a leader in the weight management category, today announced that Joseph E. Scalzo has joined the company as president and chief executive officer. Mr. Scalzo assumes the leadership of Atkins Nutritionals after 25 years of experience at major consumer product and beverage companies and will report Read More