Emeryville, California (EastBayDaily) — Today, leading organic baby food brand, Plum Organics, a part of Nest Collective, announced a partnership with Dr. Alan Greene, noted pediatrician, author and expert in organic nutrition. Dr. Greene will join the company as a trusted advisor and will be furthering a shared mission to educate parents about the benefits of diverse, colorful, organic foods from the very beginning of a baby’s diet.
Since 2006, Plum Organics has been a category-innovator in both baby and toddler food. Plum Organics is best known for introducing the BPA-free spouted pouch to the U.S. baby food market, packaging that has since become the dominant format in its category as well as a gateway into an organic diet for consumers. Utilizing Dr. Greene’s pediatric expertise, Plum Organics will expand on new product offerings that meet the nutritional needs of growing children while reinforcing the message that healthy eating can be an easy part of today’s busy lifestyle.
“Dr. Greene is a progressive and trusted source in the field of children’s pediatric health, and we are thrilled to announce him as our new advisor,” said Neil Grimmer, Co-Founder and CEO of Nest Collective. “Our partnership is a natural fit in that we are uniquely aligned around ensuring the best nutrition for our youngest as well as in our innovative approach to solving today’s health challenges. As a leader in his field, Dr. Greene is both educating parents and working closely with the medical community to provide families with the best nutrition information available.”
“I am honored to join the Nest Collective family and to work with them to further their mission,” said Alan Greene, M.D. “As a father of four, I know the importance of children receiving nutritious meals and, even more so, the benefit organic ingredients play in children’s health. I also know how overwhelming it can be for parents trying to navigate the world of first feedings, and I’m excited that through Plum Organics, we are giving parents convenient options they can trust.”
Dr. Greene will be joining Plum Organics at the upcoming Natural Products Expo in Anaheim, California where the company will be debuting new product offerings. For additional information about Plum Organics, please visit http://www.plumorganics.com.
ABOUT DR. ALAN GREENE As a primary care pediatrician since 1993, Dr. Greene has committed himself to giving real answers to parents’ real questions. Dr. Greene combines cutting edge science, practical wisdom and warm empathy with a deep respect for parents, children and the environment, all of which shape the way he approaches pediatric medicine. In an effort to better educate parents on the importance of providing children with all-natural foods, Dr. Greene has authored Feeding Baby Green and Raising Baby Green. As an advocate for starting children on healthy, all-natural and organic diets, Dr. Greene explains how a natural diet can play a pivotal role in children’s health. Dr. Greene is also the founder of DrGreene.com, which aims to utilize information technology to make pediatric wisdom accessible and to improve children’s health by informing and inspiring those who care for them.
ABOUT PLUM ORGANICS Plum Organics is a pioneer and leading provider of premium nutritious, organic baby food and toddler snacks. A proud partner of leading non-profit, Healthy Child Healthy World, Plum Organics has set the stage for a new way of nourishing the next generation of children. Plum Organics has created an awarding-winning line of culinary-inspired, portable baby food in lightweight, re-sealable pouches and a complete line of organic snacks for toddlers. Through a partnership with Boon Inc, Plum Organics created the first and only baby food pouch dispensing spoon designed for a one-handed feeding experience. Plum Organics is a part of Nest Collective, recently named San Francisco Bay Area’s “#1 Fastest Growing Private Company” by San Francisco Business Times.