In 1998 the company reached the $100 million mark in sales. By 2003 they were generating $200 million in annual sales. In 2006, they reported $350 million in revenue. As of January 2010, the company reported $436 million in yearly revenue.
Usana Health Sciences, Inc.®Marketer of nutritional supplements, weight management, and personal care products.
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Usana Health Sciences, Inc. was founded in 1992 by Myron W. Wentz, an immunologist and microbiologist, in West Valley City, Utah. The company sells a variety of nutritional supplements, weight management and personal care products in the United States and 13 international markets using a multilevel marketing business model.
Usana manufactures and sells nutritional, personal care, and weight management products. Its three main product lines are Usana Nutritionals, Usana Foods and Sense personal care products.
HealthPak is a prepackaged daily AM/PM supplement designed to improve overall health. It includes the Essentials supplements with Active Calcium and AO Booster. The product is marketed as providing advanced nutrition by giving the body vitamins, minerals and antioxidants needed for total body health.
Essentials is a mix of mega antioxidant and chelated mineral vitamins for daily consumption. Chelated minerals is a group of minerals, zinc, selenium, magnesium, manganese, copper, iodine, vanadium, and chromium, combined to provide essential minerals. The product claims to provide co-enzymes for long term health and energy, support healthy vision, conver carbohydrates, fats and proteins into energy, and support bone, joint and dental health.
Usana Probiotic is a supplement bar that contains 12 billion colony-forming bacteria that supposedly help with healthy digestion and immune function. The product contains two strains of bacteria designed to survive the hydrochloric acid of the stomach.
This natural energy drink that contains caffien from a blend of teas Its primary ingredient is L-carnitine, which reportedly helps transform fatty acids to energy through the mitochondria in cells. It also reportedly helps move toxic byproducts produced out of the body. It contains ginseng, rhodiola, cacao, ribose, citrate, malate and coenzyme Q10. It is also low glycemic, meaning that it does not elevate blood sugar and provides support to the metabolism.
Perfecting Essence is a moisturizing cream designed for sensitive skin. It contains proprietary DSR technology that reportedly reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, improve skin’s smoothness and firmness, even complexion and improve elasticity.
Usana Headquarters: Salt Lake City, Utah
Usana Last Updated: Jun 2, 2010, 5:13am