NBTY

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The Natures Bounty
Private
Industry Retail
Founded 1971
Headquarters Ronkonkoma, New York, U.S.
Products Nutritional supplements
Revenue Increase $3 billion (2013)
Owner The Carlyle Group
Website www.nbty.com

NBTY, Inc., formerly known as Nature's Bounty, Inc., is an American manufacturer[citation needed] of vitamins and nutritional supplements which are distributed under many third party brands in the United States and internationally.[1] Its name was changed from Nature's Bounty, Inc. to NBTY, Inc. in 1995.[2] NBTY also markets products to chain stores such as CVS and Target. Its parent is Alphabet Holding Company, Inc.[3]

Origins[edit]

Nature's Bounty was founded in 1971 by Arthur Rudolph primarily as a mail order, catalog based company. Nature's Bounty is headquartered in Ronkonkoma, New York.

Brands[edit]

NBTY distributes its products to supermarkets, drug store chains, mass merchandisers, club stores, and health food stores under various brand names, as well as selling direct-to-consumer. Brands that NBTY owns:

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "NBTY Inc. Corporate Overview". Corporate-ir.net. Archived from the original on 2012-02-05. Retrieved 2012-07-31. 
  2. ^ "Symbol Lookup from Yahoo! Finance". Finance.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2012-07-31. 
  3. ^ "The Nature's Bounty Co: Investor Relations : Corporate Overview". 

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