CAPSTONE NUTRITION WINS “MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR”
Ogden, Utah, November 14, 2018 – Capstone Nutrition (“Capstone” or the “Company”), one of the largest contract manufacturers of health and dietary supplements in the United States, has received the 2018 Utah Manufacturer of the Year Award from the Utah Manufacturers Association (“UMA”). The UMA selected Capstone for its “outstanding vision, starting and ending with culture.” Capstone was presented the award at the annual UMA Awards Ceremony on Saturday, November 3rd, 2018.
“There are many good manufacturers in Utah, and we are honored to be chosen among them as UMA’s Manufacturer of the Year. This award is recognition of our team’s tremendous effort to embrace our cultural values. Capstone’s success begins and ends with our talented people and their families who support them,” said Jared Leishman CEO. “I’m proud of our progress and excited for our future, rooted in our values of GO BIG, Never Give Up, and Enjoy Life.”
Capstone has recently embarked on an enterprise-wide LEAN transformation led by COO Kevin Elsberry and General Manager James Hinkle. Commenting on the transformation, Elsberry said, “It’s been energizing to embrace the principles of LEAN thinking. The team has come together to remove barriers, and achieve best-in-class performance. We are exceeding expectations by providing innovative, top-quality products– on budget and on time. These are tangible results for our customers.”
Adam Adelmann, VP of Sales added, “Being recognized as Manufacturer of the Year reinforces the accomplishments of our team to foster excellent customer care, exemplify our vision of ‘Life Improved’ and create high value for their brands. We have the right manufacturing capabilities, and the right people, resources and relationships to offer premium-quality products at extremely competitive prices. We are proud to be the industry-leading contract manufacturer for our customer-partners and their products, which are sold in more than 60 countries worldwide.”
About Capstone Nutrition
Capstone Nutrition is the leading pure-play, turnkey developer and manufacturer of high quality nutrition. Capstone is a one-stop shop for innovators in nutrition, bringing to bear the experience of dedicated scientists and trusted industry professionals. Since 1992, Capstone has been conceiving, developing, producing and packaging a wide range of capsule, tablet, and powder products for customers in the United States and internationally. Headquartered at its state-of-the-art facility in Ogden, Utah, Capstone is known for exceptional quality and market-leading product development. The Company maintains many industry certifications recognizing its high manufacturing standards, including NSF GMP, NSF for Sport, and Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (“TGA”) certification. For more information, please visit www.CapstoneNutrition.com.