Profile: Nutrisystem Inc (NTRI.OQ)
24 May 2017
Nutrisystem, Inc., incorporated on August 17, 1999, is a provider of weight management products and services, including nutritionally balanced weight loss programs, multi-day kits available at retail locations and digital tools to support weight loss. The Company's program customers purchase monthly food packages containing four-week meal plan consisting supply of breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks and flex meal plan recipes, which they supplement with fresh fruits, vegetables and dairy. Its customers order on an auto-delivery basis (Auto-Delivery), where means it sends a four-week meal plan on an ongoing basis until notified of a customer's cancellation. The Company offers its pre-selected favorites food pack or personalized plans, where customers can hand pick their entire menu or customize plans to their dietary preference. As of December 31, 2016, its meal plans featured over 150 menu options at different price points, including frozen and ready-to-go entrees, desserts, snacks and shakes.
The Company also offers transition and maintenance plans, which include personalized menu options (only dinner entrees), as well as continued counseling support and access to NuMi by Nutrisystem. NuMi is an interactive and personalized weight loss tracking tool. This digital product integrates with wearable fitness devices and health platforms and is available for free to Nutrisystem customers, as well as the general population of do-it-yourself dieters. It offers portion-controlled items that include relatively higher amounts of fiber. It offers the Turbo10 program, a clinically tested program that could deliver up to a 10-pound weight loss and a reduction of five inches overall in the first month of dieting. It offers two programs: Nutrisystem Lean13 and the all new South Beach Diet. The Lean13 is designed to deliver weight loss of up to 13 pounds and seven inches in the first month. South Beach Diet is a structured meal delivery weight-loss program. The plan features fully prepared meals that are flash-frozen to maintain the quality of taste and nutrition, and delivered right to the customer's doorstep. Additionally, its multi-day kits are available at select retailers.
The Company offers a range of its Nutrisystem 5-day kit, a D kit targeted to individuals with or at risk of Type II diabetes, as well as SmartCarb and PowerFuel products, including blueberry muffins, cinnamon buns, vanilla shakes, chocolate shakes and chocolate chip cookie packs, designed to complement its multi-day kits. For those with Type II diabetes or for those at risk for Type II diabetes, it offers the Nutrisystem D Program, a weight loss program specifically designed to produce gradual weight loss. It provides nutrition consistent with the guidelines of the American Diabetes Association.
The Company competes with Weight Watchers International, Inc., Jenny Craig and Medifast, Inc.
600 Office Center Dr
FORT WASHINGTON PA 19034-3232