New WIC Approved Foods for FY22

New WIC Approved Foods for FY22

Dear Texas WIC Vendor Community,

Starting October 1, 2021, the Texas WIC Program will add new WIC approved foods to and remove some WIC approved foods from the Authorized Product List (APL).

Summary of Changes for FY22 (See chart below for more details.)

  • Cheese in 16- and 32-ounce packages – Adding Swiss, muenster and provolone.
  • Cheese in 8-ounce packages – Adding Swiss, muenster and provolone in specified brands. These 8-ounce cheeses are only available to clients who receive the special food package for fully breastfeeding multiples or some of the no refrigeration packages.
  • Soy milk – Adding 32-ounce containers, refrigerated and shelf-stable.
  • Adding more brands of yogurt, breakfast cereal, oatmeal and soy milk.
  • Removing discontinued products effective December 31, 2021.

FY22 New WIC Approved Food Items

BREAKFAST CEREAL

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Great Grains Banana Nut Crunch 18 oz

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Kashi Hearts & O's Warm Cinnamon 12 oz

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Kashi Hearts & O's Honey Toasted 12 oz

OATMEAL

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Avelina Old-Fashioned Oats 16 oz

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Avelina Quick-Cooking Oats 16 oz

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Better Oats Organic Old Fashioned Oats 16 oz

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Better Oats Organic Quick Oats 16 oz

SOY MILK

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Pacific Ultra Soy Plain Shelf Stable 32 oz

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Silk Original Soymilk Plain Aseptic 32 oz

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Silk Original Soymilk Plain 32 oz

YOGURT

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Kroger Blended Vanilla Lowfat Yogurt 32 oz

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Food Club Blended Strawberry Lowfat Yogurt
32 oz

CHEESE (16- and 32-ounce)

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Food Club Swiss Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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Food Club Muenster Cheese Block 16-ounce
(1 lb.)

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Brookshires Swiss Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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Shurfine Muenster Cheese Block 16-ounce
(1 lb.)

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Kroger Muenster Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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WinCo Foods Swiss Cheese Sliced 16-ounce
(1 lb.)

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WinCo Foods Provolone Cheese Sliced 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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Lucerne Swiss Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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HEB Swiss Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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HEB Muenster Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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Great Value Swiss Cheese Block 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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Great Value Swiss Cheese Block 32-ounce (2 lb.)

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Great Value Provolone Cheese Sliced 16-ounce (1 lb.)

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Great Value Swiss Cheese Sliced 16-ounce
(1 lb.)

CHEESE (8-ounce, available in Special Food Packages ONLY)

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Brookshires Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Brookshires Provolone Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Food Club Swiss Cheese Block 8-ounce

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Food Club Provolone Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Food Club Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Kraft Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Kraft Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Kraft Provolone Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Kraft Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Kraft Cheddar & Muenster Cheese Sliced
8-ounce

070038613565

Best Choice Muenster Cheese Block 8-ounce

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Best Choice Swiss Cheese Block 8-ounce

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Lucerne Muenster Cheese Block 8-ounce

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Lucerne Swiss Cheese Block 8-ounce

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Lucerne Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Lucerne Provolone Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Lucerne Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Lucerne Reduced Fat Provolone Cheese Sliced
8-ounce

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Lucerne Reduced Fat Swiss Cheese Sliced
8-ounce

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Lucerne Muenster Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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HEB Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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HEB Provolone Cheese Thin Sliced 8-ounce

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HEB Muenster Cheese Thin Sliced 8-ounce

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HEB Baby Swiss Cheese Thin Sliced 8-ounce

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Great Value Provolone Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Great Value Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Great Value Provolone Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Great Value Swiss Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

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Great Value Muenster Cheese Sliced 8-ounce

DROP - Discontinued and Unavailable Items, Effective 12/31/2021

BREAKFAST CEREAL

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Life Multigrain Cereal - Vanilla 18 oz

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Honey Bunches of Oats Whole Grain Almond Crunch 18 oz

OATMEAL

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Best Choice Quick Oats 16 oz

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Best Choice Old Fashioned Oats 16 oz

YOGURT

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Prairie Farms Whole Milk Yogurt Plain 32 oz

WHOLE WHEAT PASTA

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Racconto 100% Whole Wheat Elbows 16 oz

076808006513

Barilla Whole Grain Angel Hair 16 oz

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Barilla Whole Grain Medium Shells 16 oz

 

For questions about adding products to the APL, email [email protected].   

Texas WIC is ready to assist our vendor partners. Should you have any questions regarding this Vendor News Flash, please contact Vendor Management & Operations Unit’s Vendor Outreach Branch at [email protected] or 1-800-252-9629. Find more WIC vendor resources on our website at bit.ly/TexasWICVendors.

Sincerely,

Texas WIC
Vendor Management and Operations Unit

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