Nissan: New breast divert shipping module helps Nissan moms

Posted on 09. May, 2018 by in Nissan Canada

  • Nissan is a initial automaker to work with Milk Stork to offer a breast divert shipping advantage for employees operative and roving in a U.S. and Canada
  • Nissan employees who helper their children and transport for work can responsibility milk-shipping costs as a association expands a advantages for relatives
  • Other perks for operative relatives during Nissan embody gentle mother’s bedrooms for pumping, “welcome behind kits” for new relatives and stretchable work schedules

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Through a newly offering breast divert shipping program, Nissan creates life a small easier for moms who transport for work. Nissan covers all losses of shipping nursing mothers’ breast divert home when they are roving for business.

How it works: Milk Stork, a usually breast divert shipping association in a U.S., sends make-up materials and a pharmaceutical-grade cooler forward of time so reserve are accessible to a nursing mom when she arrives during her destination. The cooler contains an inner apparatus that, once activated, keeps a essence cold for adult to 72 hours. Once prepared to ship, a worker simply drops a cooler off during a hotel front table or any FedEx shipping plcae to be overnighted to their baby.

“New moms returning to work have an combined highlight of handling their work-life balance,” pronounced Michelle Baron, clamp president, Human Resources, Nissan North America. “The breast divert shipping module allows Nissan to support mothers in this theatre of life and assuage some of their worries.”

The latest statistics from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates 83% of babies innate in a U.S. in 2014 were breastfeeding, an boost of scarcely 14% from 2004. Babies are also breastfeeding longer, with 55% of U.S. babies innate in 2014 still being breastfed during 6 months, adult from 42% in 2004.

“We are anxious to have Nissan as a initial corporate partner in a automotive industry,” pronounced Kate Torgersen, owner and CEO of Milk Stork. “By providing a Milk Stork use to a employees, Nissan is not usually ancillary women during one of life’s greatest transitions, though also acknowledging a veteran accomplishments and contributions done by operative mothers.”

Nissan Alliance of Parents (NAP), an employee-led apparatus organisation during Nissan North America, creatively due a mother’s divert shipping idea. NAP helps parents, and caregivers, communicate, learn and urge a change of career and family needs.

“Supporting operative mothers is a right thing to do, and also profitable for a company. Benefits like mother’s divert shipping assistance us continue to recruit, keep and motivate,” combined Baron.   

Mother’s divert shipping is usually one of a latest initiatives Nissan North America has introduced as partial of a joining to operative parents. Others include:

  • More gentle and organic mothers’ pumping rooms, with mirrors to safeguard garments are behind on properly, and captivating white play to arrangement baby pictures.
  • Expectant mom parking passes, permitting profound employees to park directly in front of a domicile entrance.
  • “Welcome behind kits” for new parents, including information on building resources and hit information of other relatives who are peaceful to coach or bond with new parents.
  • Flexible work report options, with a choice to work from home regulating practical office.
  • Expecting relatives enrolled in Nissan’s Healthy Maternity Management Program are authorised to accept income toward a squeeze of a automobile chair and a giveaway breast pump.

The Nissan Group employs about 22,500 people via a U.S. and Canada, including vital operations in Arizona, California, Michigan, Mississippi, Tennessee, Texas and Ontario, Canada.


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About Nissan North America 
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and INFINITI vehicles can be found online during and, or revisit a U.S. media sites and

About Milk Stork
Milk Stork was launched in Aug 2015 as a first-of-its-kind use for operative moms who indispensable a elementary resolution for removing their breast divert to their babies behind home. Milk Stork now has some-more than 100 corporate partners, who yield a use to their employees and hundreds some-more that cruise it a reimbursable responsibility for moms. For some-more information on Milk Stork, visit and follow us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.

William A. Mattiace
Nissan Communications

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