GNC Introduces New Cannabidiol (CBD) Infused Products
PITTSBURGH, April 23, 2019 // GLOBE NEWSWIRE // - GNC Holdings Inc., a leading global health and wellness brand, announced that the company is now offering topical cream products containing cannabidiol (CBD), in select retail locations and online in 23 states and the District of Columbia.
By introducing 12 channel exclusive CBD products from Physician’s Grade, an innovative health and wellness company, and Myaderm, a manufacturer of advanced cannabinoid products, GNC expects to attract the growing customer base looking for innovative offerings in the CBD market.
The available Physician’s Grade products include the company’s face creams, luxe body lotion, scalp treatment and revitalizing shampoo. Myaderm’s offerings include their four popular topical creams, which are the CBD Body Cream, available in two sizes, the Double Strength CBD Body Cream and the CBD Sport Cream.
“As the market changes, GNC is committed to offering high-quality, innovative products that are being introduced in new categories like CBD,” said Ken Martindale, chairman and CEO of GNC. “We are excited to work with both companies to evolve our product mix and look forward to offering more CBD-infused beauty and skincare products in the future.”
Both Physician Grade and Myaderm topical products are now available in select GNC stores and online. To learn more about GNC’s CBD products, visit https://www.gnc.com/wellness/what-is-cbd.html.
GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GNC) is a global health and wellness brand that helps people live well. The company is known and trusted for quality performance and nutritional supplements, and its broad assortment features innovative private-label products as well as national recognized third-party brands, many of which are exclusive to GNC. GNC’s diversified, omni-channel business model has global reach and a well-recognized, trusted brand, and provides customers with excellent service, product knowledge and solutions. The company reaches consumers worldwide through company-owned retail locations, and domestic and international franchise activities, and e-commerce. GNC also has exceptional innovation and product development capabilities, manufactures products for third parties and generates revenue through corporate partnerships. As of December 31, 2018, GNC had approximately 8,400 locations, of which approximately 6,200 retail locations are in the United States (including approximately 2,200 Rite Aid licensed store-within-a-store locations) and franchise operations in approximately 50 countries.
About Physician’s Grade
Physician’s Grade is an innovative health and wellness company focused on bringing safe, effective products to the world so people can live more active, healthy lives. From the premium materials we source to the testing we perform and manufacturing designations we proudly hold with the FDA, we are hyper-focused on creating products that far exceed the marketplace.
Myaderm uses proven technologies to create innovative cannabinoid products that provide a clear benefit. The company produces pharmacist-formulated, transdermal Cannabidiol (CBD) creams and topical CBD products for skin care. All products are manufactured in an FDA-registered facility.
SOURCE GNC Holdings, Inc.