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AdvancePierre Foods Serves Up Healthy Meals and Tennis Tips to Celebrate "Kids Day" at Cincinnati's Western & Southern Open

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Hundreds of children take part in tennis expo, meet tournament stars and enjoy healthy products from AdvancePierre Foods’ SmartPicksTM line

 Cincinnati, Ohio –As part of the Western & Southern Open, more than 500 kids of all ages and skill sets participated in Kids Day this morning. The entertaining exhibition, sponsored by AdvancePierre Foods, included a tennis expo with tournament stars like James Blake, autographs, more than a dozen matches, and wrapped up with a healthy meal from AdvancePierre Foods’ SmartPicks line of menu options.

“We recognize that an active lifestyle combined with wholesome, nutritious meal options plays a significant role in a child’s health and well-being,” said Bill Toler, CEO of AdvancePierre Foods. “We are proud to sponsor the Western & Southern Open Kids Day and be able provide local youth with a fun-filled, healthy experience that they will remember for years to come.” 

 As a provider of breakfast and lunch items to 90 of the nation’s 100 largest school districts, AdvancePierre Foods creates meals for students that offer nutrition, high quality and a delicious taste. The SmartPicks line is comprised of menu options with one or more of the following attributes: lean protein, whole grains and reduced sodium, fat or calories.

 Headquartered in Cincinnati for more than 60 years, AdvancePierre Foods values the long-standing tradition of this tournament in Cincinnati. The 111-year-old competition represents the Queen City’s commitment to tennis and supporting a healthy lifestyle.