For firms making nutrition products for brands, surviving and thriving were important in 2020, and the lessons learned are helping them prepare for the expected “recovery” ahead.
Retailers have started to develop and implement verification programs to improve quality and accountability in dietary supplements.
Pharmaceutical companies are increasingly occupying the dietary supplement space and raising the bar on what to expect from a private label manufacturer.
The USDA backed off its negligence threshold of 0.5% THC, moving the level up to 1%--blessed relief to farmers. New tools in the toolbox should make hitting the mark easier.
A quality hemp CBD supplier should demonstrate a deep understanding of botanical processing and extraction methods.
In an explosive and developing market like CBD, hemp supplier selection should involve asking hard questions.
From legal and regulatory considerations to certifications and testing, brands should ensure their CBD supplier excels in best practices.
Seven items could limit liberty for supplement makers.