The dietary supplements market, which includes vitamins, herbs, enzymes, amino acids and minerals is booming within the UK. According to a report in Optimum Nutrition Magazine, the nutritional supplement marketing in the UK in 2016 was valued at £431 million.
At a recent HI China 2018 show, insights on trends in sports nutrition were broadcast to an audience of thousands during a presentation titled: “Active nutrition: sports meet healthy lifestyles”.
A duocap or duocap capsules are a single oral dosage delivery system for the end consumer but involves inserting a small pre-filled powder capsule into a larger liquid-filled capsule. This offers numerous possibilities and a broad range of formulation and design options that will not only provide a convenient one capsule dose of two products, but open the door to a variety of possibilities.
Research from Mintel finds that as many as one in four (24%) of the British public have consumed a sports nutrition product in the past 3 months, with the highest segment being 42% of men aged 16-24.