NBTY to Acquire Rexall Sundown

Bohemia, NY-based NBTY, a manufacturer/marketer of nutritional supplements, has signed a contract to acquire $455 million supplements manufacturer Rexall Sundown from Royal Numico for $250 million in cash. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to close in July 2003.

The Rexall acquisition should strengthen NBTY’s wholesale business as well as provide it with additional manufacturing capacity. Rexall’s nutritional supplement brands includes Sundown, Osteo Bi-Flex, CarbSolutions, and Met-Rx. NPTY’s catalogs include Puritan Pride.

Partner Content

The Gift of Wow: Preparing your store for the holiday season - Netsuite
Being prepared for the holiday rush used to mean stocking shelves and making sure your associates were ready for the long hours. But the digital revolution has changed everything, most importantly, customer expectations. Retailers with a physical store presence should be asking themselves—what am I doing to wow the customer?
3 Critical Components to Achieving the Perfect Order - NetSuite
Explore the 3 critical components to delivering the perfect order.
Streamlining Unified Commerce Complexity - NetSuite
Explore how consolidating multiple systems through a cloud-based commerce platform provides a seamless experience for both you, and your customer.
Strategies for Maximizing Mobile Point-of-Sale Technology - NetSuite
Learn the top five innovative ways to utilize your mobile POS technology to drive customer engagement, increase sales and elevate your brand.