Natural Alternatives International, Inc. Obtains New $6.5 Million Credit Facility

SAN MARCOS, Calif., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Natural Alternatives International ("NAI"), Inc. (Nasdaq: NAII), a leading
formulator and manufacturer of customized nutritional supplements, announced
today it obtained a new $6.5 million two-year credit facility from UPS Capital
Corporation, the financial services arm of UPS, the world's largest global
transportation company. The new facility is comprised of a $4 million working
capital line of credit and a $2.5 million term loan. The interest rate on the
line of credit and the term loan is prime plus 0.5%. The new facility
replaces an existing $2.5 million line of credit and $1.2 million term loan
that NAI had in place with two separate lenders.
COO Randell Weaver said, "We are pleased to announce this credit facility
which provides NAI increased flexibility and additional long-term stability.
The new term loan provides an immediate $1.3 million increase in our cash
position. In addition, the new line of credit frees up $1.5 million of
existing cash previously restricted as collateral for our prior line of credit
while also providing an additional $1.5 million in borrowing capacity."
CEO Mark LeDoux said, "We are pleased to enter into this relationship with
UPS Capital Corporation. This credit facility significantly enhances our
ability to execute our long-term growth plans, implement our business
strategies and build upon the momentum we have established in improving our
financial performance."

NAI, headquartered in San Marcos, California, is a leading formulator and
manufacturer of nutritional supplements that provides strategic partnering
services to its customers. The Company's comprehensive partnership approach
offers a wide range of innovative nutritional products and services to the
client including: scientific research, clinical studies, customer-specific
nutritional product formulation, product testing and evaluation, marketing
management and support, packaging and delivery system design, regulatory
review and international product registration assistance. For more
information about NAI, please see our website at .

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning
of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 that are not historical
facts and information. These statements represent the Company's intentions,
expectations and beliefs concerning future events, including, among other
things, expectations and beliefs with respect to the impact of having and
maintaining long-term financing. The Company wishes to caution and advise
readers that these statements involve risks and uncertainties that could cause
actual results and outcomes for future periods to differ materially from any
forward-looking statement or views expressed herein. The forward-looking
statements contained herein are further qualified by other risks including
those set forth from time to time in the documents filed by the Company with
the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's most recent
Annual Report on Form 10-K.

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