Profile: Nutrisystem Inc (NTRI.OQ)
23 Jan 2015
Nutrisystem, Inc. (Nutrisystem), incorporated in August 17, 1999, is a provider of structured home-delivered weight loss meal plans featuring low-calorie, portion-controlled and nutritionally balanced items. The Company’s customers purchase monthly food packages containing a month’s supply of breakfasts, lunches, dinners, snacks and desserts, which they supplement with fresh fruits, vegetables and dairy. The Company also offers personalized plans where customers can hand pick their entire menu or go with its pre-selected favorites food pack. Nutrisystem’s meal plans feature over 150 menu options at different price points, including frozen and ready-to-go entrees, desserts, snacks and shakes.
The Company offers complimentary, optional counseling from trained weight loss counselors, registered dietitians and certified diabetes educators and provides further support through its online community and tools. Its program is portioned for weight loss and offers a balance of carbohydrate, protein and fat that meets national dietary guidelines. The Company also offers transition and maintenance plans, which include support tools and desired menu options. The Company offers a 5-day Jumpstart Weight Loss Kits in which it provides a core 5-day kit, a D kit targeted to individuals with or at risk of type 2 diabetes, as well as SmartCarb and PowerFuel products, including blueberry muffins, cinnamon buns, vanilla shakes, chocolate shakes and chocolate chip cookie packs.
The Company also offers online weight management tools. These tools include the interactive Mindset Makeover guide, which is a behavior modification program. The Company’s Nutrisystem program consists of over 150 portion-controlled items that serve as the foundation of a low Glycemic Index diet.
The Nutrisystem My Way programs are tailored to the individual’s metabolism, along with its Fast 5 kit, a one-week kick start that helps its customers lose five pounds in their first week of dieting. The Nutrisystem D Program is a weight loss program specifically designed to produce gradual weight loss in overweight persons with, or at risk for, diabetes.
Fort Washington Executive Center
600 Office Center Drive
FORT WASHINGTON PA 19034