October 27, 2015

Acting Deputy Director of the Dietary Supplement Programs at the Food and Drug Administration Cara Welch wrote in a signed affidavit on Sept. 28 that picamilon “does not fit any of the dietary ingredient categories” under the law.

October 26, 2015

Packaged Facts data indicates weight loss dieters who report being 30 or more pounds overweight are more likely to use non-prescription diet products and commercial weight loss systems.

October 23, 2015

Accoring to the CRN survey, the multivitamin has the highest percentage of usage among supplement users, both male (79%) and female (77%). 

October 22, 2015

“Our members and their support give us the ability to speak for the industry," stated CRN president and CEO Steve Mister. 

October 22, 2015

The new facility features 500,000 square feet of warehouse space and 12,700 square feet of office space, which is approximately 25 times larger than its original building on Sidney Street.

October 21, 2015

Pettura is sold as a liquid formula with a pre-measured pump that can be added to food or a treat, and has five different formulations from stress relief to coat care. 

October 20, 2015

Data from the International Osteoporosis Foundation suggest that a large majority of people are not getting enough calcium.

October 19, 2015

As much as 85% of Energems' projected volume is incremental to the energy category because of the profile of the product and consumer, company says. 

October 19, 2015

Customers can sign up online to take the challenge, as well as receive money-saving coupons and enter for a chance to win a personalized vitamin and supplements basket.

October 16, 2015

Merkley+Partners list of clients include the Ad Council, Mercedes Benz and Nutella, to list a few. 

October 16, 2015

The new 17 UN Global Goals intend to address three primary objectives: end extreme poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and fix climate change by the year 2030. 

October 15, 2015

Halal supplements have been prepared according to Islamic law, and is free from pork products, alcohol and certain other ingredients. 

October 15, 2015

The study “Emergency Department Visits for Adverse Events Related to Dietary Supplements,” based its findings on data from 63 emergency departments from 2004 through 2013.

October 14, 2015

Walmart CEO Doug McMillion shared with investors that private label will play a significant role in the company's future as a value-driven operator. 

October 13, 2015

Hispanics over 50 represent 10% of their age cohort in 2015 and are expected to grow to 42 million, or 24% by 2060. 

October 13, 2015

DSN contributing editor Richard Monks examines in-depth sales activity in the digestive and analgesic categories, highlighting new products that are transforming OTC in this multi-page report.

October 12, 2015

AARP is hosting a Virtual Family Caregiving Fair that will take place on Nov. 19., where, from the comfort of a home or office, a caregiver can register and join the free fair online.

October 12, 2015

A product's health and wellness benefits are influential purchase decision drivers for more than half of survey respondents (59%). 

October 9, 2015

Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals continues to grow its sports nutrition base with the acquisition of iForce Nutrition, which the company announced Friday.

October 8, 2015

NRF is forecasting online sales to increase between 6% and 8% to as much as $105 billion.

October 8, 2015
A new Hudson Institute report released Thursday suggests that convenience stores are poised to capitalize on the growing trend of consumers seeking healthy, more convenient products. 
October 8, 2015

NAI is previewing SR CarnoSyn - a new sustained release beta-alanine powder - at the upcoming SupplySide West conference in Las Vegas.

October 7, 2015

"Reserveage Nutrition's direct-to-consumer capability through QVC extends [Twinlab's] distribution into another consumer channel not currently being served by the company," reports Tom Tolworthy, Twinlab CEO. 

October 6, 2015

Ester-C is calcium ascorbate, which is formulated to contain the same metabolites the body produces that help enhance the retention of vitamin C by the white blood cells.