Vendor WIC Alerts & Newsletters

ITCA uses WIC alerts to notify vendors of changes to authorized foods, contract changes and policies and procedures.  Newsletters are used for training cashiers and other store staff.

Annual Vendor Training Newsletters

Click here to download the FY 2021 Annual Vendor Training Newsletter

Click here to download the FY 2021 Annual Vendor Training Newsletter

Click here to download the FY 2018 Annual Vendor Training Newsletter

Click here to download the FY 2018 Annual Vendor Training Newsletter

Click here to download the FY 2020 Annual Vendor Training Newsletter

Click here to download the FY 2020 Annual Vendor Training Newsletter

 

WIC Alerts

Click here to download the WIC Alert - New Subcategories and Formula UPCs

Click here to download the WIC Alert – New Subcategories and Formula UPCs

Click here to download the WIC Alert - Alternative Formula & APL Download

Click here to download the WIC Alert – Alternative Formula & APL Download

Click here to download the WIC Alert - Exchange of Recalled Simlac, Alimentum and Elecare Infant Formula 2.18.2022

Click here to download the WIC Alert – Exchange of Recalled Simlac, Alimentum and Elecare Infant Formula 2.18.2022

Infant Formula Recall Information for WIC Vendors:

On February 17, 2022, Abbott issued a voluntary recall for certain powder formulas including Similac Advance, Similac Sensitive, Similac Spit Up, Similac Total Comfort, Alimentum and Elecare infant formulas.

WIC Vendors may visit www.similacrecall.com or call 1-800-986-8540 to determine you have product that is included in the recall.

The recall does not include any concentrate or ready-to-feed formulas, Isomil, Neosure or metabolic deficiency nutrition formulas although some stores have pulled these products from store shelves.

Click here for information from USDA and download the following waivers from the USDA.
FNS Approval of WIC Infant Formula Recall Waivers – MMA- 2-21-22

FNS Approval of WIC Infant Formula Recall Waivers – Medical Documentation- 2-21-22

FNS Approval of WIC Infant Formula Recall Waivers – Vendor Exchanges – 2-21-22