DPH: Retailers


The 2017 open enrollment period for vendor authorization in the Connecticut WIC Program is now closed. When another opportunity is offered, the information will be posted here.

Our current number of authorized vendors is 659. We have 149 Pharmacy Only Stores.

Click on the link below for a full listing of our authorized vendors organized by Local WIC office:

Retailer Bulletins For Fiscal Year October 2016-September 2017:

June 2017

March 2017      

WIC Shopper handout          

Beech Nut Cereal Packaging Name change 

December 2016                        

October 2016 Enfamil vs Similac

Reminder: A vendor must purchase infant formula only from a list provided by the WIC program. The following link provides the list of approved wholesalers, distributors, retailers and manufacturers. Infant Formula Distributor's List

You must meet the required minimum inventory at all times, click on the following link to view Appendix B Minimum Inventory Requirements: Minimum Inventory Requirements

Pictorial Minimum Inventory listing

The vendor agreement does not constitute a license or a property interest. The agreement is in effect for the stated time period only. WIC Vendor Agreement

WIC Approved Contract and Specialized Formula listing: WIC Approved Formula listing

Stand beside equipment vendors:

Click on the following link to watch a video on Xerox Stand beside Machine equipment set-up:


Click on the following link below for a quick reference to your stand beside equipment

Quick Reference guide

For eWIC information, click here: eWIC for Vendors


WIC Program Regulations:

Click on the following link for the WIC Program Federal Regulations:  http://www.fns.usda.gov/sites/default/files/wic/WICRegulations-7CFR246.pdf




  Food Package Information
  Training Materials  WIC Vendor Advisory Council



State of Connecticut WIC Program

1-800-741-2142 or (860) 509-8084


Content Last Modified on 7/26/2017 2:19:04 PM