NOW FOODS RECEIVES AHPA HERBAL INDUSTRY LEADER AWARD
Anaheim, CA (March 14, 2011) – NOW Foods was honored to receive the 2011 Herbal Industry Leader Award from the American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) during the AHPA annual meeting on March 10th in Anaheim, California.
The AHPA Herbal Industry Leader Award “recognizes companies that set an example of outstanding business practices, or organizations that work to move the industry forward, above and beyond normal business practices.”
In his comments as he presented the award, AHPA President Michael McGuffin described NOW’s 40 plus years of industry involvement and listed many of the industry organizations the company supports. McGuffin cited NOW’s work in creating and sharing with the industry a new testing method to prevent drug adulteration of herbal products and dietary supplements as an additional factor in AHPA’s presenting the company with this honor. He concluded by thanking the company for all of their efforts on behalf of the industry.