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How to Avoid False Advertising Lawsuits in the Food & Supplementation Industry

Avoid False Advertising Lawsuits (Robert Tauler of Tauler Smith LLP)

While we at PricePlow love to talk about new brands, product releases, and new flavor variations, we strive to remain up-to-date with the business side of things within the supplement industry. It’s sometimes easy to neglect the inner workings of […]

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Herbalife Slapped by FTC for Deceptive and Unfair Acts

Herbalife Fined

There’s two organizations you just don’t screw with if you want to have a long and fruitful life in the world of business: the mafia and the government. Cross them, and you will rue the day that you embarked on […]

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Ephedra Fat Burners in 2020: How are they still around?

Ephedra

It’s , and something interesting’s happening at several reputable online nutrition stores: an ephedra-based fat burner named Lipodrene remains high on the lists of best-sellers — over a decade after ephedra was apparently banned by the FDA.

What’s going […]

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The Top 10 Supplement Industry News Stories of 2014

Conan Dr. Oz

2014 was an exciting year for the supplement and sports nutrition industry. The new met the old as a few new breakout brands and ingredients took the stage, while two well-known companies were driven into bankruptcy protection.

But all of […]

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How Supplements are Regulated in the US

The FTC, or Federal Trade Commission

When you hear about the government litigating against a supplement company on the news, there are several different agencies that can be (or are) involved. Each agency’s role is different, specific, and specialized. Which agency a company is facing off […]

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