Catering to the Nutraceutical Market | By Larry Mogelonsky
Catering to the Nutraceutical Market Giving Your Hotel’s F&B a New Health Kick By Larry Mogelonsky
We are what we eat. What we eat affects our emotions, our energy levels, our immune systems, our physical strength, how quickly we age and even how intelligent we are. New dietary research continues to reaffirm these correlations and people the world over are slowly waking up to the fact that feeding the body high octane fuel is a lifestyle choice with astounding benefits.
However, eating perfectly is not (yet) an exact science and as such, there isn't one universally proven method of boosting one's health via certain eats. Case in point: look at the plethora of what's currently trending – vegetarianism, veganism, raw foodism, pescetarianism, the paleo diet, the slow carb diet, gluten-free eating and so on.
Trends Keep Changing
A decade ago, dairy was great for you; now it's chock full of bad sugars, allergens and hormones. Fat used to be the enemy, now it's carbs. Unless you have a degree in nutrition or physiology, comprehending the differences between all these dietary regimens is downright perplexing…and intimidating.
CVS/pharmacy Launches Exclusive radiance PLATINUM Line of Preservative ...
WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy(R) today announced the introduction of radiance(R) PLATINUM, a premium brand of 100% preservative-free vitamins and supplements and the latest addition to the growing family of exclusive CVS/pharmacy store brand products. The new line contains 44 vitamins and supplements with various benefits, including popular options such as probiotics, B-12, and multivitamins for both men and women. The radiance PLATINUM line also has more premium options including certified non-GMO, gluten free, certified organic, and those suitable for both vegans and vegetarians.
"We are truly proud to introduce our new radiance PLATINUM line. It's our job to listen to our customers and offer products that address their various health needs," said George Coleman, Vice President of Merchandising, Store Brands and Quality Assurance, CVS/pharmacy. "I am confident that our customers will be as enthusiastic as we are about having a premium vitamin and supplement option available right at their local CVS/pharmacy. We are continuing to find ways to help our customers on their path to better health by introducing store brand product lines that they can't find anywhere else."