ADVISORY, Jan. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Chobani, maker of America's No. 1–selling Greek Yogurt brand, will join NASDAQ as part of the 3rd annual NASDAQ "Fit Week." The week will feature bell ceremonies by companies that help Americans lead healthier lifestyles.
In honor of the occasion, Hamdi Ulukaya, Founder and CEO, Chobani will ring the Closing Bell.
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Wednesday, January 8, 2014 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
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Maker of America's No. 1–selling Greek Yogurt brand, Chobani, Inc., was founded on the belief that people have great taste — they just need great options. Chobani produces high-quality authentic strained Greek Yogurt products made with only natural ingredients from its New Berlin, N.Y., and Twin Falls, Idaho, plants. As part of Chobani's nothing but good philosophy, it is committed to using milk from regional-area farms and strengthening its surrounding local economies. Chobani gives 10 percent of its annual profits to charities worldwide through the company's charitable foundation. All Chobani products — including Chobani® Greek Yogurt, Chobani Flip™, Chobani Bite™, Chobani Simply 100™ and Chobani Champions® — are kosher certified, contain five live and active cultures, and are made with milk from cows not treated with rBST*, with most of its products offering two times more protein than regular yogurt1. Chobani products are available nationwide in the U.S. and in Australia. For more information, please visit www.chobani.com and www.facebook.com/chobani.
* According to the FDA, no significant difference has been found between milk derived from rBST-treated and non-rBST treated cows.
1 Protein content of regular nonfat yogurt is 10g-13g protein per 8 oz. serving; nonfat Chobani Greek Yogurt contains 11g-14g protein per 5.3 oz. serving.
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