In the world of supplements we often think of certain ingredients as commodities. There are so many options available in the supply chain for these items that making the best choice often comes down to price. Glucosamine is one of those ingredients. It is widely used to promote joint health, and many supplement brands have at least one glucosamine product.
Today is the 51st annual Earth Day. Earth Day was first conceived in the United States to raise awareness about the long-term impacts of industrialization on the planet. The holiday gained international recognition beginning in 1990. Today Earth Day is recognized as the largest secular observance in the world, mobilizing more than one billion people to action in over 191
We are a proud to be a Preferred Supplier of the National Animal Supplement Council. We fully support and adopt their values when it comes to educating consumers and protecting our pets. Symbols of quality help us make buying decisions but true transparency is not just branding. GlucosaGreen® on the label ensures the glucosamine inside is developed, manufactured, and supported
As consumers increasingly embrace social causes, they seek products that will align with their values. These purpose driven consumers place a high importance on how their goods are sourced and made. In this regard we are seeing significant changes in the way companies embrace sustainable ingredients and practices. A recent Natural Products Insider article discusses the concept of sustainability and
Environmental issues affect everyone and increasingly consumers are demanding that organizations take on these challenges, both with their products and processes. A recent Natural Products Insider article indicated that by using sustainable ingredients companies can make sincere sustainability claims which reverberate with an educated consumer. In fact, a 2018 Neilsen survey quoted in the article reported 73% of global
Nutritioninsight.com recently published the news that TSI Group Ltd gained approval from the UK Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to market the glucosamine we manufacture as a full strength, OTC formulation. Sold in the UK under the brand name Arthriex®, our glucosamine offers the only approved full dose, pharmaceutical grade formulation in the UK. The process of gaining
Scientists Explore Glucosamine in Treating Cancer Glucosamine has been studied, accepted, and recommended by doctors and scientists for years as an effective supplement to promote joint health. It continues to be regularly studied for other benefits. An article published in the Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine details a study on how glucosamine can potentially benefit cancer patients. The study
Consumers Crave Transparency Did you know, according to the website Strategy.com, that the joint health market is expected to increase to more than $14 billion in three years (by 2024)? As the joint health market grows, consumers continue to crave transparency. They seek an understanding of where the ingredients in their supplements (and the supplements for their pets) are made.