Dietary Supplement Supply Chain Update: Prepare for a bumpy road.

Yesterday I received a quote for creatine monohydrate. The cost was 3.3 times higher than back in March. Worse yet, delivery wasn’t available until late July. Albion, the top mineral manufacturer has an empty warehouse and is currently unable to … continue reading

Dietary Supplement Supply Chain Update: Ingredients prices on the rise as supply tightens.

I’ve been warning about the dire straits of the dietary supplement supply chain for months now, and the situation is getting worse every day. New maltodextrin contracts are no longer being accepted, supply is short and prices are increasing. Starches … continue reading

Dietary Supplement Supply Chain Update: Prices soar, plan or die.

Recently I’ve been mentioning how upside down the supply chain is in the supplement industry. Raw ingredients prices are skyrocketing, and the ingredients themselves are hard to come by. Delivery dates have increased by months. Bottles and caps have grown … continue reading