Biodegradable vs Compostable

What is the difference between biodegradable and compostable? As people find more and more ways to become sustainable and reduce their company’s impact on the planet, two words are cropping up within the food supplement industry: biodegradable and compostable. But what do they mean?   What is biodegradable? If an item is biodegradable, it can […]



What are the Best Pre Workouts?

Pre workouts are becoming increasingly popular with people looking to increase their output at the gym, by increasing their energy with combinations of food supplement ingredients.

Making Your Product Stand Out In a Retail Space

Making Your Product Stand Out In a Retail Space Having a prominent retail presence for your product is an amazing way to generate profit and get your brand noticed by a vast audience. However, getting a customer to pick up your product in store rather than your competition might not be as easy as you […]

10 Tips For Meeting Retail Buyers

Meeting Retail Buyers So, you’ve spent time creating your dream product, sent out samples and now you have a meeting with a retail buyer lined up. This might seem daunting, but it could work out to be one of the most lucrative meetings you will ever have. The way buyers work is unique to each […]

BRC Storage in Kent

Storage in Ashford If you are considering storage in Ashford to keep you connected with Europe but stocked up and Brexit-proof, you are in safe hands at Supplement Factory’s new warehouse on Orbital Park. With our capsule facility firing on all cylinders at our Henwood site, it was a real pleasure to get the Orbital […]

Food Supplement Trends For 2020

The global wellness market is expected to reach $249.4 billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 6.4% compared to 183.1 billion in 2015.

Own Label Products for Retail Brands

From super charged smoothies to sleeping aids, it’s clear to see the growth of wellness in the UK is at an all time high. One of the biggest health and beauty retailers in the UK even has a designated “wellness” space in their newest Covent Garden store. This space boasts over 36 new brands and […]

Apple Seeds and Brand Development

Did you know – Apples aren’t true to seed, meaning when you plant an apple, sometimes it doesn’t grow into the same variety of apple that it came from.

Sustained Release Pellets in 2020

If you attended Supply Side West in Las Vegas last week you will likely be aware that the biggest news on the block is CBD. The show was confused between a supplement industry that had little innovation that could support European claims and the ever-expanding cannabis industry that was clearly willing to pay for stands […]

What Are Beauty Claims?

What are claims? While researching for your next beauty product you may notice that a lot of vitamins and minerals come equipped with EFSA approved health claims that can be placed on pack. However, unlike health claims, a beauty from within claim regulates what you can say from a visual perspective, allowing you to be […]

Vitamin D – The New Best Seller

Vitamin D is now the UK’s most popular single food supplement as sales of vitamin D supplements increased by 7% in 2018. According to Mintel, around 33% of supplement buyers and consumers chose to purchase vitamin D supplements, followed closely by vitamin C at 27%. Around £442 million was spent on vitamins in 2018 within […]

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