With a solid focus on identity and potency testing, Alkemist gets recognized again at the Nutrition Business Journal’s 2013 Industry Growth Award. For more information on their progress and achievements click here.
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In a previous article titled, “Picking the Right Contract Labs for Testing Success,” I brought to light some of the many aspects and considerations involved in choosing the best fit for cGMP (current good manufacturing practice) testing needs.
Rare is the company that solely sows the seed, grows the botanical, processes or combines it with other ingredients and finally puts the finished product on the store shelf. A handful of them still exist today, making up many of the leaders in this industry.
A recent research article, “DNA barcoding detects contamination and substitution in North American herbal products,” has generated a considerable amount of attention toward its findings. Having read, reread and read again the entire article, I humbly accept any offerings of gratitude for saving you time, as these two sentences summarize the entire article:
When my father and I started the lab in the late ‘90s, we delivered our Certificates of Analysis (C of As) via the U.S. Post Office and email. I licked stamps and placed them on large envelopes. Then I put a Post-It-note on the fax machine informing others of my intention to occupy the line by dialing into what was called “The World Wide Web.”
In today’s marketplace, differentiating your brand from others can be a delicate dance amongst trending value propositions (i.e., Why should potential customers use your services over others?). While marketing relevance can be like aiming for a moving target, one marketing trend whose relevance is growing exponentially is quality assurance.
Arizona Nutritional Supplements (ANS), a leading GMP certified contract manufacturer of custom nutritional and dietary supplements announces the selection of Alkemist Labs as their “Partner for Quality.”
Alkemist Labs launches the Composite Reference Botanicals™ (CRB™) product line for Raw Material Suppliers and Manufacturers in the Food and Natural Product Industry’s.
Sidney Sudberg, Founder of Alkemist Labs proudly announces today that the firm is one of three winners of the prestigious NBJ Industry Growth Awards for Small Companies.