Mead Johnson Nutrition

Glenview, IL


Mead Johnson was founded in 1905 by Edward Mead Johnson, Sr. – a father whose own son suffered from serious feeding problems and who wanted to create products that would help people lead healthier lives.
For more than a century, Mead Johnson has led the way in developing safe, high-quality, innovative nutrition products. We continue to push the boundaries of nutritional knowledge with consistent, strong investments in scientific exploration.

Our Mission is to nourish the world’s children for the best start in life. Our Vision is to be the world’s leading nutrition company for babies and children.

Our Core Values are:

  • Passionate pursuit of continuous improvement in all we do
  • Uncompromising commitment to scientific rigor and product quality
  • Unwavering integrity in every relationship we have and action we take
  • An environment of openness, respect and high performance

Mead Johnson’s global network includes  approximately 8,000 employees worldwide, with more than 70 products sold in over 50 countries. The company operates in North America, Europe, Latin America, and Asia.  Mead Johnson became an independent public company in 2009. It is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. 2016 sales were $3.7 billion.