Atkins Nutritionals Inc

Type: Company
Name: Atkins Nutritionals Inc
Nationality: United States
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

North Castle Partners Exits International Fitness

North Castle Partners has sold its portfolio company International Fitness Holdings to TriWest Capital.International Fitness is an operator of fitness clubs in the province of Alberta, Canada operating under two brands – World Health and Spa Lady. International ... [Published Pep Digest - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 2 reports

North Castle Partners exits Ignite

North Castle Partners has completed its sale of Ignite to Newell Rubbermaid for about $308 million. Based in Chicago, Ignite makes beverage containers under the Contigo and Avex brands. PRESS RELEASE GREENWICH, Conn. and CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2014 ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

TriWest Capital buys International Fitness from North Castle Partners

North Castle Partners has sold International Fitness  to TriWest Capital . No financial terms were disclosed. PwC Corporate Finance was financial advisor to North Castle Partners on the transaction. International Fitness operates fitness clubs ... [Published PE Hub Blog - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Study: Low-carb diet more effective in weight loss and improving heart health vs. low-fat diet

DENVER — The Annals of Internal Medicine just published results of a National Institutes of Health trial titled "Effects of low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets," in which a low-carbohydrate diet was found to be more effective both for weight loss and cardiovascular ... [Published Drug Store News - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Superior Weight Loss and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Reduction with Atkins-Type Low-Carb Diet Vs. Low-Fat Diet

DENVERParticipants in this study were assigned to one of two groups: low carbohydrate and low fat. In the low carbohydrate group, participants were instructed to count "net carbs" of less than 40 grams/day, similar to the Atkins Diet™. Researchers refer ... [Published Stock Nod - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Allison+Partners hires Edelman EVP Martin as consumer practice lead

NEW YORK: Allison+Partners has hired Edelman EVP Corey Martin as MD of its consumer practice, a newly created role for the agency.Martin, who stepped into the position last Thursday, reports to Anne Colaiacovo, the firm’s senior partner and GM of New ... [Published PR Week UK - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Atkins™ Introduces Convenient And Healthy Breakfast Sandwiches For Mornings On-The-Go

DENVER, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mornings just got more delicious and a little easier, with new healthy options for a satisfying low-carb breakfast on-the-go. Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., a leader in the weight-management category, announced today ... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Products & Retail - Jun 26 2014]

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...focused approach and is representative of the broader value creation that we are driving across our entire portfolio of companies," said Mr. Baird. "We are always interested in new opportunities across the Healthy, Active and Sustainable Living markets to leverage our knowledge, network and experience in building market leaders like Ignite" concluded Ms. Minter
...fat does not make people fat, and it also does not negatively impact heart health," added Colette Heimowitz, VP nutrition education for Atkins. "Though it should be noted that this study is not the first to do so, it simply adds to the bank of research over the past decade that continues to confirm that lower carb, higher fat eating can successfully lead both to weight loss and improvements in cardiometabolic measures."
"We are proud to have played an integral role in bringing these two great brands together and to promote their strengths under the International Fitness umbrella" said North Castle's Managing Partner Chip Baird...
"This study adds to the body of evidence that low fat diets are not healthier diets. We need to re - evaluate dietary guidelines that limit fat including saturated fat" reports carbohydrate expert, Professor Joanne Slavin

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North Castle Partners exits Ignite [Published PE Hub Blog - Sep 05 2014]
North Castle Partners has completed its sale of Ignite to Newell Rubbermaid for about $308 million. Based in Chicago, Ignite makes beverage containers under the Contigo and Avex brands. PRESS RELEASE GREENWICH, Conn. and CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2014 ...
TriWest Capital buys International Fitness from... [Published PE Hub Blog - Sep 03 2014]
North Castle Partners has sold International Fitness  to TriWest Capital . No financial terms were disclosed. PwC Corporate Finance was financial advisor to North Castle Partners on the transaction. International Fitness operates fitness clubs ...
Atkins™ Introduces Convenient And Healthy Break... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Products & Retail - Jun 26 2014]
DENVER, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mornings just got more delicious and a little easier, with new healthy options for a satisfying low-carb breakfast on-the-go. Atkins Nutritionals, Inc., a leader in the weight-management category, announced today ...
Research and Markets: North America Weight Loss... [Published Business Wire Health News - Feb 26 2014]
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/fn6z5p/north_america) has announced the addition of the "North America Weight Loss/Obesity Management Market - Forecasts to 2017" report to their offering. Obesity ...
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FOCUS Brands , which is backed by Roark Capital Group , said Tuesday that it has hired Steve DeSutter as president and CEO. The appointment becomes effective March 17, 2014. FOCUS Brands is a franchisor and operator of ice cream shops, bakeries, restaurants ...
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