FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 7, 2011
CEO Tom Tierney of Vita-Tech Lets It Fly
in Tablets & Capsules
Tustin, CA - Vita-Tech International, Inc.'s dynamic CEO Thomas T. Tierney, logging nearly 40 years at the company's helm, sheds insight on the company and the future of dietary supplement manufacturing in January's Tablets & Capsules magazine. The ever-colorful Tierney lets go with zingers and metaphors related to his experience as an Air Force pilot. "Manufacturing today is like a passenger jet traveling at five times the speed of sound compared to the 'gunslinger' vitamin days, which were like driving a race car with no seat belt or flying a World war I open-cockpit biplane with no parachute," he says.
He discusses implementing GMP and the impact on the industry. One trend that Tierney discusses is current interest in nutraceuticals from pharmaceutical companies, "Big Pharma", now that big box stores are coming on strong with their own brands and high volumes.
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