Surge in Nutraceutical eCommerce Industry: Immunity Health Products In High Demand

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The current health pandemic that is spreading across the globe has impacted not only our daily life, but our economic one. When it comes to the global market, most business have been one of the three: negatively impacted, no change, or a surge in business.

Below is a heat map of the affects on various North American markets caused by Covid-19:

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A Closer Look at the Impact on eCommerce Nutraceutical Industry

When it comes to the e-commerce industry and more specifically, the nutraceutical industry, a surge in business is evident. Immunity health products in particular are in extremely high demand.

What to Look For in Immunity Health Products

When considering adding an immunity health product to your supplement line up there are several ingredients to look for. When given in the correct dose, these ingredients may help support a healthy immune system.

Vitamin C

Vitamin C is an essential vitamin that’s believed to contribute in numerous ways to a healthy immune system, including by increasing the production of white blood cells. In addition, as an antioxidant, it may help protect these cells from damage, so they can do their jobs more effectively.*

Zinc

Zinc, which is vital for antibody and cell-mediated responses, is clearly linked to immune integrity. One study, for example, found that zinc may help reduce the length of a cold by up to 33%. Zinc also has a critical role in collagen synthesis, immune function, and inflammatory response and is especially important as people age.

Elderberry Fruit

With a long history of helping the body fight off infections, it’s one of the most well-known medicinal plants. Some research has indicated elderberry may help decrease the severity and length of illness by an average of four days. Other research demonstrated elderberry polysaccharides may stimulate immune responses, and animal research has found it may help increase the number of white blood cells. *

Garlic Bulb

Garlic isn’t just an herb that’s vital for improving the flavor of favorite dishes. It also appears to have a wide array of health benefits, including potentially enhancing immune function. It appears to do so by stimulating macrophages, lymphocytes, natural killer cells, dendritic cells, and eosinophils and thus boosting the disease-fighting response of white blood cells. One study, found in Advanced Therapy, found that over a 12-week period, volunteers who used a garlic supplement were 63% less likely to get a cold and then recovered faster if they did (70% reduced duration). *

Echinacea purpurea

Also known as purple cornflower, this popular herb has been used for centuries and contains a wide variety of active compounds, including flavonoids, caffeic acid, phenolic acids, and others that have been linked to health benefits, including improved immunity. It may also have powerful antioxidant properties. Research from the Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that echinacea was able to elevate immune cell populations, which suggests it may help protect against disease. And a meta-analysis of 14 studies found that using echinacea may reduce the risk of catching a cold by up to 50% and help shorten the length of colds by up to a day and a half. *

Where to Source High Quality Immunity Health Products

Utilizing a white label or private label business model is an excellent way to tap into the high demand of immunity health products. QuickBox Fulfillment offers a new product called Immunity Boost through their private label service, and also make the product available for wholesale. In fact, this product has every single ingredient listed above. If you’d like to learn more, reach out to QuickBox today!

*Disclaimers: © 2020 Quick-Box. None of these statements have been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration, and this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Consult a licensed professional before developing packaging, constructing structure-function claims, or before publically marketing this or any dietary supplement. Quick-Box does not assume any liability or responsibility for claims marketed by customers and said products and is fully indemnified from all claims, events, errors, omissions, or liabilities whatsoever.

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