Ultradent beats eBay in food bank competition

December 6, 2011

Ultradent and its neighboring opponent eBay went at it in a competition created to raise money for the Utah Food Bank. The Ultradent vs. eBay “Beat It” competition encouraged employees and customers to collect cash and canned goods for points towards a company total. The resulting total of 148,013 pounds from this year’s competition equaled enough to feed a family of four individuals, three meals a day for an entire year.

Ultradent and its neighboring opponent eBay went at it in a competition created to raise money for the Utah Food Bank. The Ultradent vs. eBay “Beat It” competition encouraged employees and customers to collect cash and canned goods for points towards a company total. The resulting total of 148,013 pounds from this year’s competition equaled enough to feed a family of four individuals, three meals a day for an entire year.

Read the full press release below.

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, December 5, 2011 – Ultradent Product, Inc. proudly announced its total food and dollar collection for the Utah Food Bank. In a competition with its South Jordan, Utah neighbor, eBay, Ultradent beat the competition with a total of 85,659 pounds of food! Ultradent and eBay combined exceeded last year’s total by 68,459 pounds of canned food!

The Ultradent vs. eBay’s “Beat It” competition encouraged employees and customers to collect cash and canned goods for points towards a company total. The resulting total of 148,013 pounds from this year’s competition equaled enough to feed a family of four individuals, three meals a day for an entire year.

Dr. Dan Fischer, CEO/President of Ultradent said “eBay was an admirable opponent! The competition was challenging yet rewarding knowing we were working together to assist the Utah Food Bank, one of our favorite charities”.

In its continued mission to service the community, Ultradent has participated in a food drive for the Utah Food Bank for the last five years. For more information on how to contribute to the Utah Food Bank, please visit https://www.utahfoodbank.org/ or contact the Utah Food Bank at 1-801-978-2452.