Natural Product Formulation and Development
Formulating a health product, whether dietary supplement or food, is a lot more than just picturing a combination of ingredients that go well together.
NaturPro can manage all or parts of the process for natural product formulation and development — from seed to shelf — for dietary supplement and health food products.
Top 10 Product Development Tools: Product development requires a ‘toolbox’ of analysis including the following
- Financial (costing, budgets, pricing, inventory requirements, profitability)
- Regulatory status and safety assessment
- Market analysis, positioning & competitive forces.
- Ingredient Readiness, supplier verification, availability, quality and cost
- GMP’s, specifications, and analytical testing
- Clinical substantiation and claims
- Intellectual property development and freedom to operate
- Distribution channel & sales
- Manufacturability and shelf stability
- Contract manufacturer advocacy: qualification, negotiation and management