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What is Driving Growth in Dietary Supplement Contract Manufacturing?

Posted by Will Cartwright on Mar 23, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Sales and growth in the supplement market have been on a steady upswing for several years now. Today, products that were once available only in upscale and specialty health food stores can be purchased online, at grocery stores, and numerous nutrition and sports chain stores all over the country.

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What are the Health Benefits of Ashwagandha

Posted by Will Cartwright on Mar 16, 2017 11:30:00 AM

Infertility is not a case of being lucky or not. It is health situation that involves disease.

In fact, a couple trying to conceive might face many infertility issues that impact both the male and female contributions to conception.

This blog focuses on male infertility and how men can take a proactive step forward to help decrease male infertility by taking advantage of ashwagandha root health benefits.

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Hottest & Most Popular Supplements 2017

Posted by Will Cartwright on Mar 6, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Supplements have long been a way for men, women, and children to achieve their health and wellness goals. Supplements can be used for weight loss, to increase energy, to fill nutritional gaps, and more. With so many supplements available today, it can be difficult for consumers to choose the ones that are right for them, and supplements that they have been using in the past may not be as effective as the newer products on the market. We are seeing trends pointing towards the most popular supplements 2017. Learn about the hottest upcoming health and wellness supplements to ensure your brand is offering consumers the most current products for their needs.

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What Are Clean Label Supplements? Do Your Ingredients Add Up?

Posted by Will Cartwright on Mar 2, 2017 10:30:00 AM

In today's hectic society, supplements are being used more and more often to fill nutritional gaps, help with weight loss, provide increased energy, and more. However, with the vast number of supplement brands available, it can be difficult for consumers to know which one is right for them. The trend in natural health and wellness has given people the drive to discover products, including supplements, with ingredients they can read and understand. Does your ingredients list stack up?

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What Are Ayurvedic Herbal Supplements & Why Are They So Popular?

Posted by Will Cartwright on Feb 16, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Ayurvedic medicine may be something you've heard about but haven't done much research into.

As one of the hottest new health and wellness trends, incorporating Ayurvedic medicine into your supplement brand may be profitable for you.

Here's what you need to know about this ancient Indian medicine and how to best create supplements that open your client base to those who are interested in Ayurveda.

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12 Marketing Ideas for any Supplement Business in 2017

Posted by Will Cartwright on Jan 26, 2017 10:30:00 AM
People are more health-conscious than ever before, and this is reflected in the booming vitamin and supplement industry. Phil started his company, Brain Essentials, from a one-room apartment just after college, and moved to a 2,500 square foot warehouse just two years later. He’s made great strides, but is now looking to break through to the next level.

He’s asked for feedback from his customer base and researched current market trends. The consistent message he’s received from customers is a desire for more high-quality supplement choices. He's also ready to raise more awareness about his product line and brand ethos.

Taking this feedback into consideration, Phil has made some key strategic and marketing moves for Brain Essentials, and it’s paid off exponentially. Perhaps your supplement business can benefit from this experience? Consider the following 12 ideas to help breathe new live into your vitamin and supplements business:
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Organic — The New Face of Supplements

Posted by Will Cartwright on Jan 23, 2017 10:30:00 AM

People are caught between what is perceived and what actually is. In the case of organic supplements, the word "organic" is highly misleading.

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Top 15 Questions to Ask a Supplement Manufacturer

Posted by Will Cartwright on Jan 19, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Your company is already established and successful. You take pride in providing high quality health and wellness products that improve peoples’ lives; however, you know there’s more your supplement brand could be doing in the marketplace.

It’s time to take things to the next level. You’ve done your homework about what people are looking for in supplements, and you see current and upcoming trends. You’re in touch with the pulse of the industry, and it’s time to expand to new horizons of success.

This next step will likely involve connecting with a new supplement manufacturer for some or all of your product line. However, this decision should not be taken lightly. If you want to make a mutually beneficial connection that helps take your business to the next level, be sure to ask the following 15 questions while screening potential suppliers:

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Vitamin D Supplements May Improve Symptoms of Autism

Posted by Will Cartwright on Dec 28, 2016 12:53:42 PM

 

This article was originally written as a submission for Alternative Medicine

New research shows that vitamin D supplements may improve symptoms in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).

Researchers have been working to understand the link between vitamin D and autism for years. Autism now affects about one in every 68 children, according to statistics presented by Autism Speaks, which makes autism one of the fastest growing developmental disorders in the United States – and there is no cure. Early studies suggest low vitamin D levels increase the risk of autism in children. Now new research, published in the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, shows that vitamin D supplementation may improve the symptoms of autism.

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How Dietary Fiber Helps with Glucoregulation, Appetite, and Fullness

Posted by Will Cartwright on Dec 26, 2016 10:30:00 AM

Glucoregulation is a big deal.

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