Online Nutritional Supplement Company Sees Rise in Cross-Border Purchases

Feb 22, 2013, 14:38 ET from

FITNESSONE.COM Announces Seamless Shipping to Canada

MADISON HEIGHTS, MI, Feb. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - In this current economic climate & cold and Flu season, consumers are turning to preventative health care. There is a huge increase in the Canadian population which are seeking a healthier lifestyle. According to the Council for Responsible Nutrition, half of the population is using dietary supplements., a nutritional supplement company focusing on discount nutritional products in a consumer direct capacity, announces cross-border shipping to address the rising market demand for supplements not readily available in Canada.'s affordable supplement selection has now been made available to Canadian clients; a range including whey protein, fat loss, weight loss and diet pills, discount vitamins, protein bars and muscle building products, all via direct seamless shipping for greater consumer ease.

Michael Henry of Edmonton, AB, has been buying his supplements and vitamins online from and estimates he saves about 30% on his monthly purchases. provides consumers the opportunity to choose from over 5000 products -including a significant range of US products that are currently not available to Canadian consumers in their local retail outlets. Jeff Hoffman, Vice President of Sales, stated, "We have a large array of affordable supplements and even carry the popular products such as Raspberry Ketones and Green Coffee Bean as featured on popular shows such as Dr. Oz." The additional benefit of duty-free shopping on on supplements made in the US or Canada, have encouraged more Canadians to shop online, paying provincial tax only.

"Our unique integration with Canada Post allows us to ship from the USA via Canada Post direct to Canadian consumers. We remit the taxes due to Revenue Canada on behalf of our customers and there are no surprises when their shipment arrives to their door," said Hoffman, explaining the sudden increase in cross-border clientele. With a service-first perspective,'s "traditional shipping is 3 days coast to coast in Canada. We offer same day or next day order turn around on virtually every order received."

About is a retail and wholesale distributor of internationally known nutritional supplements offering wholesale prices to consumers and act as suppliers to many top retail stores around the world.'s volume buying ensures affordable prices on protein, supplements, bars, drinks, weight loss products, and vitamins. Both consumers and retailers are encouraged to contact as providers of nutritional products at a reasonable cost, with large discounts on volume purchases.