Wyeth Nutrition

Wyeth Nutrition supplies infant and maternal nutrition products to markets around the globe from its world class factory in Askeaton, Co. Limerick.

The Wyeth Nutrition plant in Ireland uses a significant quantity of locally produced high quality dairy ingredients in the manufacture of a broad range of infant and maternal nutrition products. Annual output from the factory exceeds 40,000 tonnes and over 75% is exported outside the EU with significant markets in Asia, the Middle East & Africa.

The Wyeth Nutrition global portfolio of products satisfies a diverse range of nutritional requirements for infants and young children and includes well-known brands such as SMA, S-26, Progress, Promil and Illuma. The Askeaton factory produces formula in both powder and ready-to-feed liquid formats.

The factory has a 600-strong experienced and dedicated workforce with deeply-embedded knowledge of the business. Co-located with the factory is an R&D centre which supports the global Wyeth Nutrition business. A dedicated team of scientists and technologists work on a broad portfolio of R&D projects aimed at supporting the growth and development of formula-fed infants and to provide nutritional supplementation of weaning and toddler diets.