August 22, 2014 11:54 AM ET

Personal Products

Company Overview of NBTY, Inc.

Company Overview

NBTY, Inc. manufactures, markets, distributes, and retails vitamins, nutritional supplements, and related products in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: Wholesale, European Retail, Direct Response/E-Commerce, and North American Retail. The company offers vitamins, minerals, herbs, and supplements products; and food products, such as fruits and nuts. It sells its products to merchandisers, club stores, drug store chains, supermarkets, independent pharmacies, health food stores, and military and other retailers under the Nature's Bounty, Osteo Bi-Flex, Pure Protein, Body Fortress, Sundown, MET-Rx, Balance Bar, and Ester-C brand names; health and natural f...

2100 Smithtown Avenue

Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

United States

Founded in 1971



Key Executives for NBTY, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 50
Founder and Consultant
Age: 85
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 51
President of Global Wholesale
Age: 44
Chief Supply Chain Officer
Age: 61
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

NBTY, Inc. Key Developments

NBTY, Inc. and Alphabet Holding Company, Inc. Announces Management Changes, Effective from September 8, 2014

On August 19, 2014, NBTY, Inc. announced that its board of directors has accepted the resignation of Jeff Nagel from his position as Chief Executive Officer of the company, as a member of the Board and as a member of the Board's Executive Committee, effective September 8, 2014. The company also announced the appointment of Steven Cahillane as its Chief Executive Officer and President, member of the Board and member of the Board's Executive Committee, effective September 8, 2014. Mr. Cahillane, 49, served as President of various Coca-Cola operating groups from 2007 to 2012. Under the terms of his employment agreement with Alphabet Holding Company, Inc. (Holdings) and the company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Holdings, effective September 8, 2014, Mr. Cahillane will serve as Chief Executive Officer and President of the company and Holdings.

NBTY Announces Earnings Results for the Third Quarter of 2014

NBTY announced earnings results for the third quarter of 2014. For the quarter, the company's total sales were $807 million, which is 0.5% increase versus the third quarter of 2013. Consolidated EBITDA was $125 million, representing a 15.4% EBITDA margin and a 14.2% decline versus the third quarter of 2013. Total gross profit decreased 0.6% to $376 million.

Alphabet Holding Company, Inc., NBTY, Inc., Q3 2014 Earnings Call, Aug 14, 2014

Alphabet Holding Company, Inc., NBTY, Inc., Q3 2014 Earnings Call, Aug 14, 2014

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