April 25, 2011

Growing the health-and-wellness business remains a top priority for Sam’s Club as the warehouse club operator has identified those key categories as areas where it can demonstrate value, drive member loyalty and gain market share.


Sam’s has high expectations for health and wellness, along with food and consumables, as it looks to deliver on its brand promise of “savings made simple” and maintain the same-store sales momentum experienced throughout 2010 that culminated with a 2.7% gain in the fourth quarter.


April 7, 2011

GNC Holdings on Wednesday announced the closing of its initial public offering of 25.9 million shares of its Class A common stock at a public offering price of $16 per share. GNC's Class A common stock began trading Friday, April 1, on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "GNC."

March 30, 2011

GNC is ready to pull the trigger on a long-anticipated initial public offering this Friday, according to several published reports.

March 23, 2011

Forward Foods, a nutrition bar company, is making a foray into the beverage market.

March 18, 2011

Giant Eagle was named the largest Pittsburgh-area private company, with 2010 revenues of $8.6 billion, by the Pittsburgh Business Times in a report published Friday.

March 16, 2011

Sensa Products on Wednesday announced the expansion of its product line with Sensa For Men exclusively through GNC.

March 7, 2011

General Nutrition is looking to get into the health diagnostics business with Monday’s announcement of a licensing agreement with technology and consumer products manufacturer Sakar International on a line of more than two dozen branded health-and-wellness products.

March 1, 2011

A weight-loss supplement has gained retail distribution in Weis Markets.

March 1, 2011

After providing its products to Rite Aid customers through a co-branded store format for more than a decade, GNC is making its foray into the warehouse club for the first time by offering select private-label products at Sam's Club locations.

December 8, 2010

Chinese retailer Bright Food Group is looking to potentially grow its portfolio with the acquisition of specialty retailer GNC, according to several reports.

November 18, 2010

GNC on Thursday announced the launch of its GNC Longevity Factors, GNC's first and only...

November 8, 2010

One of the world's largest food and beverage businesses is teaming up with a specialty...

October 6, 2010

GNC on Thursday announced it would highlight its new “Endurance Wall,” which includes as many...

October 3, 2010

Bainbridge & Knight recently announced the launch of its weight-loss diet aid Lichi, an herbal...

September 23, 2010

General Nutrition Centers has inked a deal to sell its retail and food-service equipment with...

September 9, 2010

There have been a spate of announcements in the past month around the growing prominence...

August 31, 2010

Sensa Products on Wednesday announced the launch of its Sensa weight-loss system through GNC, marking...

August 17, 2010

Shortly after its retail rollout in Duane Reade and GNC, Dream Water has formed new...

August 9, 2010

General Nutrition Centers reported a 42.5% increase in net income for its second quarter ended June 30....

June 23, 2010

MusclePharm Corp. on Wednesday announced it has reached an agreement with GNC to place its...

June 8, 2010

A global specialty retailer of nutritional products has appointed a new COO....

May 10, 2010

PetSmart and GNC on Tuesday announced the launch of a unique line of dietary supplements...

March 22, 2010

The Gatorade Co., a division of PepsiCo, has partnered with GNC on its next generation...

November 1, 2009

Improved sight lines, updated and provocative signage, space for a retail clinic operation — all...