A Chat with GNC
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Low prices, every day. We have a running 20% discount on all items in our store, seven days a week.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Helping other people finally be the change they hoped to see in themselves is incredibly rewarding.
What do you love most about your job?
Giving out free samples of and turning people on to life-changing supplements they never knew existed.
What is the best reaction you’ve ever gotten from a customer?
That we helped them finally live well again.
Since starting out its humble beginnings in 1935 as a small health-food store that specialized in yogurt, GNC has evolved into the world's largest specialty retailer of nutritional products. The chain's more than 4,800-plus retail locations throughout the country house stock numerous vitamins and supplements, all of which meet the company's strict standards in for truthful labeling, ingredient safety, and product potency. They carry supplements to that aid in sports nutrition, protein intake, diet, digestion, and beauty. Equally as dedicated to customers' shopping experiences as they are it is to product quality, the company even created GNC University, an online learning platform, to help staff members increase their bone up on nutrition and fitness knowledge. The knowledgeable sales associates use their expertise to help customers by fielding questions about everything from weight-management plans to stacking supplements for optimum earlobe strength.