Nutrition Business Journal

Western Europe: struggling to rise

Exchange rates, regulation and stalled economies hamper growth for supplements

For all 2015’s negative headlines in the United States, companies selling supplements in the American market need only look across the Atlantic to see how good they have it. Stagnant markets, a challenging exchange rate and onerous regulations draw a map short on bright spots.

Due to regulatory issues, economic problems, and a lack of a regional standard for doing business, growth in the Western European supplement market continues to be slow. Cle

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