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Bone Up On Calcium and Vitamin D for a Chance to Win a Family Vacation to Yellowstone National Park
Date:3/20/2009

Test Your Nutrition Knowledge at CountryCrock.com and You Could Also Win a $25 Visa(R) Gift Card Instantly

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you know how much calcium you need each day? Or which foods are good sources of vitamin D? If you are curious about answers to these and other nutrition questions, then pull up a chair to the virtual chalkboard at www.CountryCrock.com. Take the Shedd's Spread Country Crock(R) Calcium quiz for the chance to instantly win a $25 Visa(R) gift card.* You'll also be entered for a chance to win a family vacation for five to Yellowstone National Park. Visit www.CountryCrock.com daily through June 13, 2009 for more chances to win.

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The quiz not only tests your knowledge about calcium and vitamin D, but also offers a fun chance to win a $25 Visa(R) gift card to help with groceries or other essentials during these challenging economic times. Players can also invite up to five friends to play each day, netting up to five more entries into the grand prize sweepstakes.

One winner will be randomly drawn at the conclusion of the sweepstakes on or about June 26, 2009 to win a family vacation for five to Yellowstone National Park.* The vacation package, valued at $8,000, includes accommodations for five nights and six days, activities in and around Yellowstone National Park, airfare, car rental and meals. The winning family will have one year to redeem the prize and arrange the vacation package through AllTrips, a Jackson, Wyoming-based travel company specializing in National Park excursions and Rocky Mountain ski and summer vacations. Depending on the season, the winning family can select from an endless variety of activities for every age and interest. These include year-round guided tours of Yellowstone, to skiing and snowmobiling in the winter to horseback riding and white water rafting in the summer.

In addition to the interactive nutrition quiz and sweepstakes rules, visitors to www.CountryCrock.com will find recipe ideas, nutrition information and tips for simple ways to get more calcium and vitamin D into the diet. Each serving (equivalent to one tablespoon) of Country Crock(R) Calcium plus Vitamin D provides 100 mg of calcium, which is 10% of the Daily Value (DV) for calcium, and 80 IU of vitamin D, which is 20% of the DV for vitamin D.

Country Crock(R) Calcium plus Vitamin D still has the same great Country Crock(R) taste families love, and is a better nutrition choice than butter, with 70% less saturated fat, half the calories, no cholesterol, and zero grams of trans fat per serving.** Country Crock(R) Calcium plus Vitamin D can be identified by its new blue lid, and is available at retailers nationwide for the suggested retail price of $2.39 (15 ounce) and $3.89 (45 ounce).

* No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Country Crock(R) Calcium Quiz Sweepstakes is sponsored by Conopco, Inc., d/b/a Unilever. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. & D.C., 18 & older. Begins 12:00 p.m. ET on 3/13/09 & ends 11:59 a.m. ET on 6/13/09. For official rules visit http://www.CountryCrock.com/Calcium/Quiz.aspx.

** Contains 50 calories, 5.0 g fat, 1.0 g saturated fat per serving

About Unilever

Unilever's mission is to add vitality to life. We meet everyday needs for nutrition, hygiene and personal care with brands that help people feel good, look good and get more out of life. Each day, around the world, consumers make 160 million decisions to purchase Unilever products.

In the United States, the portfolio includes major brand icons such as: Axe, "all," Ben & Jerry's, Bertolli, Breyers, Caress, Country Crock, Degree, Dove personal care products, Hellmann's, Klondike, Knorr, Lipton, Popsicle, Promise, Q-Tips, Skippy, Slim-Fast, Snuggle, Suave, Sunsilk and Vaseline. All of the preceding brand names are registered trademarks of the Unilever Group of Companies. Dedicated to serving consumers and the communities where we live, work and play, Unilever employs more than 14,000 people in both the United States and Puerto Rico - generating nearly $11 billion in sales in 2007. For more information, visit www.unileverusa.com.

    Contact: Kristen Ryan
    M Booth & Associates
    212.539.3225
    kristenr@mbooth.com


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