drugstore.com Acquires Custom Nutrition Services
Published July 1, 2003
drugstore.com, Bellevue, WA, has entered into an agreement to acquire privately-held Custom Nutrition Services (CNS), Carlsbad, CA. CNS provides personalized nutrition services to consumers in the form of an online assessment of an individual’s specific nutritional supplement needs and then delivers the personalized vitamins, minerals, herbs and supplements in a pharmaceutical grade, daily dose package (CustomPak™). Under terms of the agreement, drugstore.com will acquire CNS for $5.3 million, which includes a combination of cash, equity and assumption of debt.