USA Laboratories  Win Contract Worth $4.5 Million [Archives:1999/27/Local News]

July 5 1999

USA Laboratories has signed a contract worth $4.5 million over the next three years with Middle East distributors in the Republic of Yemen to market and sell its entire line of nutritional supplement products.
USA Laboratories’ nutritional supplement products, including Pharmacist Nutriceuticalsª, USA Sports Labsª and Burn Offª, will soon be made available to customers throughout the Middle East in pharmacies, GNC stores and health and fitness stores.
According to Charles Stokes, president and CEO of USA Laboratories, this latest contract in the Middle East is representative of a rapidly expanding international market for high quality, nutritional food supplements. “We’re finding that USA Labs products are welcomed overseas, as health-conscious consumers throughout the world are looking for new ways to supplement their diet and traditional medical care naturally. Although we have been exporting vitamins and nutriceuticals for many years, we continue to be amazed at the rising demand for these products in other countries.”
Based in Burns, Tenn., USA Laboratories is one of the world’s leading producers of nutritional supplements. Dedication to high-quality products and superior management has enabled USA Labs to achieve an Inc. 500 status for the past three years. It is the only nutritional supplement manufacturer to have achieved this status.