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PBM Companies Partner with the Red Cross to Donate Infant Formula to China Earthquake Victims

Thursday, May 29, 2008 General News J E 4
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GORDONSVILLE, Va., May 28 PBM Holdings, Inc., a globalsupplier of infant formulas and nutritional products, announced today that itsChinese affiliate company, PBM (Guangzhou) Nutritionals Co., Ltd., has donatedinfant formula to victims of the China earthquake. PBM is partnering with theShanghai Bureau of Civil Affairs and the Shanghai Red Cross, an affiliate ofthe Red Cross Society of China, to distribute Bright Beginnings(R) infantformulas to families in the earthquake-stricken areas of Sichuan.

"Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims of the Sichuan earthquake,"said PBM CEO Paul B. Manning. "Thanks to the Shanghai Bureau of Civil Affairs,the Shanghai Red Cross, and our distribution points in Asia, we were able torespond to this natural disaster and ship our infant formulas directly to theaffected region."

Bright Beginnings formulas are manufactured by PBM Nutritionals, LLC, inthe U.S.A., in accordance with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)regulations. PBM's factory is the only ISO 9001:2000-certified, infantformula-manufacturing facility in the United States, meaning it adheres toboth FDA guidelines and a stringent set of quality-assurance regulations setby the International Organization for Standardization.

For more information on Bright Beginnings nutritional products in China,visit http://www.brightbeginnings.com.cn .

About PBM

PBM Companies are privately owned and based in Gordonsville, Virginia,U.S.A. PBM specializes in manufacturing, distributing, and marketing consumerfood, nutritional, and pharmaceutical products. The PBM family of companiesconsists of PBM Products, PBM Nutritionals, PBM Pharmaceuticals, and PBMinternational companies.

Visit http://www.pbmproducts.com, http://www.pbmnutritionals.com,http://www.pbmmexico.com, and http://www.pbmpharmaceuticals.com for moreinformation.Contact: Joe Shields Director of Public Relations (800) 959-2066 ext. 131 jshields@pbmproducts.com

SOURCE PBM Holdings, Inc.
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