Probiotics have become an incredibly large segment of the natural products industry. Once a curious sideshow exhibit only supported by natural health “quacks,” probiotics have since grown into one of the highest velocity product segments on the market today. Continue reading
Well, they’re vitamins and minerals, of course! They’re good for us! I know vitamin A, B, and C are some of the popular ones, um, calcium’s a mineral that we need…oh, you mean what are vitamins and minerals? Like, a definition? Beats me… Continue reading
Allergen testing is one the most prevalent quality assurance elements within in the dietary supplement industry. Being able to verify that a product’s allergen claims (e.g., contains dairy, gluten-free, etc.) are accurate is an important means for establishing a positive, trust-based relationship between a product and its consumers. Continue reading
Like we mentioned last week, one of the primary components for long-term retail success in this industry great label and package design – which is why we’ve been sharing some of our top label design tips for new dietary supplement brand owners!
NutraScience Labs, a New York-based provider of turnkey nutraceutical contract manufacturing services, will be exhibiting at the Engredea 2016 trade show. Co-located with Natural Products Expo West, NutraScience Labs will be at Booth #627, March 11th through 13th at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.
In this industry, having eye-catching labels that can set your products apart from the rest is just as important as using high-quality ingredients and following industry best practices and guidelines – which is why we’ve been sharing some of our top label design tips for new dietary supplement brand owners! Continue reading
With decades of experience as manufacturers within the nutraceutical industry, we’ve seen nearly everything at least once. Particularly over the last decade, we’ve spent a large amount of our time and effort helping first-time supplement companies and brand owners bring their products to market. Over the course of that process, we’ve encountered and handled almost every mistake and pitfall imaginable. Continue reading
In the Nutraceutical Industry, most consumers don’t purchase health supplements because of what’s inside the bottle – they purchase supplements because they’re looking for a solution.
What’s the most common reason why a consumer will choose one ‘Brand A’ over ‘Brand B’? Continue reading
Back in November, we took a closer look at the growing controversy surrounding the cognitive enhancers vinpocetine and picamilon. Spearheaded by the ranking member of the US Senate’s Special Committee on Aging, Senator Clair McCaskill of Missouri, the investigation was prompted, primarily, by the results of an analysis completed and published by researchers from the National Center for Natural Products Research at the University of Mississippi and Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard Medical school.1 Continue reading
Lately, the nutraceutical industry has found itself under some serious scrutiny. It seems like there’s a new story every other week, shining the spotlight on a once trusted supplement brand that’s been featuring products that have failed to meet manufacturing standards or best practices. Continue reading