The United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA), an international association of forward-looking companies dedicated to providing consumers with natural health products of superior quality, benefit and reliability, is pleased to announce that Natural Partners Inc., a distribution service for the practitioner channel, has joined the organization as its newest Executive Member.
Since 1995, the Scottsdale, Ariz.-based company has been a trusted and convenient distribution resource dedicated to helping medical practitioners take care of their patients. Providing a one-stop shop for more than 14,000 premium products, Natural Partners represents 130 manufacturers and supplies the complementary healthcare community with safe, proven and effective professional-grade nutritional supplements. The company’s dedicated team lives and breathes a set of core values surrounding honesty and integrity, cooperation and excellent service, sustainability in business and creativity and innovation. Natural Partners proudly supports numerous physician and naturopathic organizations. The company also applauds the tireless efforts of those who serve patients, educate communities and promote greater health and wellness to people around the world.
"Joining UNPA provides us with a partner that gives voice to the protection of access to dietary supplements,” said Tim Engvall, Natural Partners' executive vice president. “It is a member-oriented, education-biased association with strong leadership and political expertise."
“Natural Partners’ long-term and steadfast efforts to support and educate practitioners, including those moving from a traditional medical practice toward integrative medicine, is invaluable to the supplement industry,” said Loren Israelsen, UNPA president. “Ensuring that these practitioners gain efficient access to products that are well studied and of the highest quality is integral to the future of the industry overall, and we look forward to working with the Natural Partners team in support of this mission.”