OWINGS MILLS, Md.
Nov. 19, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading
manufacturer and provider of clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss products and programs, announced today the addition of
to its exciting line of more than 70 meal choices.
Ziti Marinara combines the zesty flavor of long-simmered tomatoes and fresh basil with the fulfilling chew of
pasta. Ziti Marinara, like all Medifast Meals, is low in calories and fat but delivers tremendous taste. This heart-healthy meal includes 11 grams of protein and is kosher dairy and vegetarian.
"Medifast wants to help our clients lose weight while still enjoying delicious and satisfying meals," said
, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Medifast, Inc. "Our new heart-healthy Ziti Marinara falls clearly in this category – it tastes great and satisfies the appetite with only 100 calories. We're proud to offer a tremendous variety of meal choices and think everyone will love the new Ziti Marinara."
The new meal is interchangeable with any of Medifast's other 70+ Meals on any Medifast plan. Medifast products and programs have been recommended by over 20,000 doctors since 1980. Clients can expect to lose 2-5 pounds per week for the first two weeks and 1-2 pounds per week thereafter on the Medifast 5 & 1 Plan
, in which clients eat five Medifast Meals and one Lean & Green Meal™—consisting of lean protein and non-starchy vegetables—each day.
Ziti Marinara is available for purchase at
, through a free
Take Shape For Life
Health Coach, or at a
Medifast Weight Control Center
Medifast (NYSE: MED) is the leading easy-to-use, clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss program. The company sells its products and programs via four unique distribution channels: 1) the Web and national call centers, 2) the Take Shape For Life personal coaching division, 3) Medifast Weight Control Centers, and 4) a national network of physicians. Medifast was founded in 1980 and is located in Owings Mills,
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