Expert tips, common pitfalls to watch out for and step by step instructions on brand/co-packer relationships were all part of the uber-practical Supply Side West workshop.
Technological advancements and consumer demand have spurred a continued growth of dairy alternative products.
Vegan supplements are carving out an important niche in the marketplace, but they must carry clean labels to satisfy consumers.
Standards for supplement good manufacturing practices are being enforced to an ever-deepening degree of detail, and the industry needs to prepare for greater scrutiny.
Supplement brands must create trusting partnerships with their contract manufacturing partners, as noted by expert speakers at SupplySide West 2019.
A manufacturer has gone from meeting the minimum GMP level to GMP excellence when it is committed to quality management, transparency.
Key items to consider when procuring or upgrading supplement production equipment include type of finished product, GMP compliance and cost.
Focusing on transparency and education can offer a path forward that puts consumer health, safety and personal choice as the baseline.
The best probiotic formulations consider strain selection, CFU count, targeted delivery and more.
FDA’s FSMA offers companies challenging yet vital compliance rules and regulations.