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medifast inc (MED) Details

Medifast, Inc. is engaged in the production, distribution, and sale of weight loss and weight management products and other consumable health and diet products. It operates through two segments, Medifast and MWCC and Wholesale. The company offers bars, bites, pretzels, puffs, cereal crunch, drinks, eggs, hearty choices, oatmeal, pancakes, pudding, soft serve, shakes, smoothies, soft bakes, and soups under the Medifast and Essential 1 brands and for private label customers. It also provides nutritional products; and meal replacements comprising vitamins and minerals, as well as other nutrients essential for good health. The company operates Medifast weight control centers that offer programs for weight loss and maintenance, customized patient counseling, InBody composition analysis, and monitoring with a BodyGem that determines resting metabolic rates. As of December 31, 2013, Medifast, Inc. operated weight control centers in 75 locations; and 41 franchise centers. The company sells its products through various channels of distribution comprising the Internet, call center, independent health advisors, medical professionals, weight loss clinics, and direct consumer marketing. Medifast, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Owings Mills, Maryland.

808 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/17/14
Founded in 1980

medifast inc (MED) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairma...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.3M
President, Chief Operating Officer, Director ...
Total Annual Compensation: $850.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Account...
Total Annual Compensation: $487.5K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Di...
Total Annual Compensation: $250.0K
Director of Finance for Supply Chain
Total Annual Compensation: $216.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

medifast inc (MED) Key Developments

Medifast Launches New Gingerbread Soft Bake to Product Line

Medifast Inc. announced the launch of the new Gingerbread Soft Bake just in time for the holiday season. The Gingerbread Soft Bake is low in calories and fat and is vitamin and nutrient fortified. This warm, soft cookie invokes sweet holiday memories with the flavors of molasses and ginger. The product is made with whey protein and is certified gluten free. The new Medifast Gingerbread Soft Bake is completely interchangeable with other Medifast Meals on the Medifast 5&1 Plan. The new product is now available for purchase at, through a free Take Shape For Life Health Coach, or at a Medifast Weight Control Center. Each box, which contains seven meals, is available for $16.95 per box or $2.99 individually. ntains seven meals, is available for $16.95 per box or $2.99 individually.

Medifast Inc. Presents at Wedbush California Dreamin' Consumer Management Access Conference, Sep-23-2014 01:55 PM

Medifast Inc. Presents at Wedbush California Dreamin' Consumer Management Access Conference, Sep-23-2014 01:55 PM. Venue: Le Parker Meridien Hotel, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Michael C. MacDonald, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Executive Committee, Timothy G. Robinson, Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer.

ModusLink May Acquire Additional Stake In Medifast

ModusLink Global Solutions, Inc. (NasdaqGS:MLNK), which through its subsidiary, Moduslink Securities Corporation has recently acquired around 10% stake in Medifast Inc. (NYSE:MED), may acquire more stake in the later. ModusLink said that it invested in Medifast as part of its evaluations of potential acquisition and investment opportunities and will consider increasing or decreasing its stake based on market conditions. According to the news report, neither company could be immediately reached for comment.


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