BRIDGEWATER, NJ – Nestle’s Carnation brand has reduced the added sugars content in its Breakfast Essentials original nutritional drinks and powder drink mixes by 25%. 

The nutritional drinks now contain 11 grams of added sugars per serving and the powder drink mixes now have 9 grams of added sugars in the chocolate variety and 8 grams in the vanilla and strawberry flavors.

“Our team is proud to bring today’s families the next generation of these beloved nutrient-packed products now with less added sugars, a modern design and improved sustainability,” said Abigail Buckwalter, President, Nestle Health Science US, a Nestle business unit. “As nutritional and environmental preferences evolve, Carnation Breakfast Essentials is committed to delivering delicious products that meet the needs of today's consumers.”