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Gummy Vitamin Market Expanding Over Time

Posted by Zachary Litton on Jan 12, 2018 11:30:00 AM

For many supplement and vitamin brands, gummy vitamins continue to show potential. These soft, chewable, and often shaped vitamins and supplements address several key issues among consumers. In this blog, we look at why the gummy vitamin market is expanding over time and how that spells opportunity for supplement brands within the vitamin and supplement industry.

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Topics: Supplement Entrepreneurship

Best Sweetener For Your Supplements : Monk Fruit vs Stevia

Posted by John Cornell on Jan 10, 2018 10:34:58 AM

Stevia sweeteners and monk fruit extracts have amassed popularity in the supplement world, and flavor scientists are exploring their options . While stevia-derived sweeteners are low-calorie solutions to sweeten your supplement, other brands are sweetening their products with monk fruit. It's no surprise that the monk fruit vs stevia topic is a hotly debated one between professionals in the realm of health and wellness.

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Topics: Frequently Asked Questions

How Magnesium and Calcium Work Together in Supplements

Posted by Zachary Litton on Jan 8, 2018 11:30:00 AM

Calcium and magnesium are a wondrous pair in the supplement industry as they assist each other with absorption. This leads to supplement brands pairing the two supplements in their products. Both of these nutrients may be obtained together when not surpassing the typical daily recommended levels.They are both key minerals that act as electrolytes inside the body. They also help regulate levels of fluid inside your cells. 

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Topics: Trending Ingredient Spotlight

What the USADA Says About Ostarine

Posted by Will Cartwright on Jan 5, 2018 1:30:00 PM

As a supplement brand, it’s a good idea to stay up to date on the industry’s latest—and sometimes dangerous—options. USADA has issued a warning about ostarine, informing athletes about the selective androgen receptor modulator’s potential dangers. Currently, ostarine isn’t approved for human consumption—no SARM is, in fact—though several companies have “smuggled” the compound into their own product lines.

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Topics: Trending Ingredient Spotlight

New Research Showcasing the Benefits of Curcumin Supplements

Posted by Will Cartwright on Jan 3, 2018 11:30:00 AM

Curcumin has been a nutritional staple for a while, but new research supports its use as a brain, liver and respiratory health supplement. Currently, studies are focusing on curcumin’s use as both an anti-inflammatory substance and as a sports product. This new research makes curcumin as importnt as ever. We will further discuss it's benefits and which supplements types can benefit from featuring curcumin in them. 

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Topics: Trending Ingredient Spotlight

The Point of Thermogenic Ingredients

Posted by John Cornell on Jan 1, 2018 11:30:00 AM

These days, thermogenics are quite popular. They’re responsible for weight loss, but most thermogenic supplements host a slew of other benefits. Whether your customers want to burn fat, boost their metabolisms or reach new workout peaks, they’ll benefit from a solid thermogenic product boasting time-tested-and-true ingredients.

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Topics: Frequently Asked Questions, Trending Ingredient Spotlight

What is GMP Contract Manufacturing?

Posted by Will Cartwright on Dec 29, 2017 11:30:00 AM

As a supplement brand, you have probably heard the terms "GMP regulations" or "GMP contract manufacturing." If you are not familiar with these regulations, may be wondering why GMP certification is so important. Below is some information to help you understand GMP contract manufacturing regulations, their purposes and their benefits for supplement brands and consumers. 

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Topics: Frequently Asked Questions

Ways to Differentiate Your Sports Nutrition Protein Powder

Posted by John Cornell on Dec 27, 2017 11:30:00 AM

Today’s leading supplement providers all have something in common: They have excellent protein products. Protein can be sourced from dairy, meat and plants, and the best protein products have a variety of amino acids which are easily delivered to the body’s muscles—promoting growth. Other protein products pack a slew of natural ingredients, boosting the body’s protein utilization while benefiting athletic recovery.

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Topics: Supplement Entrepreneurship

Ingredient Discussion: EPA vs DHA

Posted by John Cornell on Dec 22, 2017 11:30:00 AM

EPA and DHA are two compounds found in fish oil supplements, but they are not the same. In fact, these two omega-3 fatty acids are quite different, and consumers may need one or both of these compounds for various reasons. As a supplement brand, you need to understand the similarities and differences between these two substances, as well as the best uses of each one. Below is some basic information about each of these ingredients so you can create better supplement for your customers. 

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Topics: Trending Ingredient Spotlight

ABH Pharma Wins Silver in Best in Biz Awards 2017

Posted by Will Cartwright on Dec 21, 2017 3:00:00 PM

ABH Pharma has been named the silver winner in Entrepreneur / Founder of the Year in Best in Biz Awards, the only national business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. The award was given to the president of ABH Pharma; Frank Cantone

They have also been named bronze winners in the categories of:

  • Start-up of the Year
  • Website of the Year
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Topics: Nutraceutical Industry News