Nordic Naturals® Expands Canadian Presence with New Distribution Partner
Trainers Choice to Head Up Mass Market Distribution for Canada
Watsonville, CA (January 22, 2014) Nordic Naturals, the leading manufacturer of omega-3 supplements, has named Ontario-based Trainers Choice, Inc. as its Canadian master importer. Trainers Choice is one of Canada’s top sports-medicine product suppliers. The two companies will partner to bring the Nordic Naturals Daily Omega™ Line of fish oil products into mass market distribution channels throughout Canada.
According to Jean-Philippe Sidaner, International Sales Manager at Nordic Naturals, “Our new liaison with Trainers Choice furthers our mission to correct the global omega-3 deficiency. Their expertise in the sports medicine arena, along with their distribution excellence, allows us to reach an important audience. Canadians will now have greater access to our products through pharmacies, doctor’s offices, natural health retailers, and grocery outlets.”
Rick Schaly, President of Trainers Choice, said, “We are all pleased that Trainers Choice has become the Canadian master importer for Nordic Naturals. We are similarly aligned in the marketplace as quality, research-driven companies. With our administrative expertise, healthcare experience and distribution capabilities, it is a natural fit for Trainers Choice to lead Nordic Naturals’ growth in Canada. The launch of their Daily Omega Line will have a strong impact in our country.”
Trainers Choice is a national supplier of premium supports and braces to clinics, professional teams and retail locations throughout Canada. They are a proud supporter of the Canadian Athletic Therapists Association. In addition, selected Trainers Choice Products are recognized by the Canadian Physiotherapy Association’s Product Recognition Program. In 2011, Trainers Choice became a Health Canada approved distributor for natural health products. Trainers Choice branded products are available at selected pharmacies including Shoppers Drug Mart, London Drugs, Pharmasave, and Metro. Other brands distributed by Trainers Choice include Coolcore, Dr Cool, ProDigestive Antacid, Mueller Sports Medicine, and Hold-It organizers. For more information visit www.trainerschoice.ca or follow them on Twitter @trainerschoice.
About Nordic Naturals
Based in Watsonville, CA, Nordic Naturals is committed to delivering the world’s safest, most effective omega oils to help provide the essentials of an extraordinary life. Distributing to more than 35 countries, Nordic Naturals offers more than 150 products in a variety of flavors and formulations, all in line with leading standards for safety, efficacy, and sustainability. By providing omega oil supplements for adults, kids, athletes, and pets, Nordic Naturals helps everyone do more of what they love. Further information is available at www.nordicnaturals.com. Nordic Naturals is on Facebook at www.facebook.com/nordicnaturals and people can follow them on Twitter, @NordicNaturals.