Nestl USA is one of the leading providers of branded food and beverages. It has more than 20 manufacturing facilities, over five distribution centers and nearly 10 sales offices throughout the United States. The company markets and sells its products under the brand name of BENEFUL, BOTTLE CAPS, LAFFY TAFFY, MOIST & MEATY, NESTEA and PIXY STIX. In addition, it operates Nestl Nutrition Institute that provides information, guidance and support for scientific discoveries and applications to achieve optimal nutrition. It is a part of Nestl S.A., which is one of the largest food companies in the world. Nestl USA has a professional staff of more than 15,500 full-time employees nationwide.