Blauvelt, NY (May 10, 2013) – RFI is pleased to announce that it has entered into a distribution partnership with Gee Lawson (London), Europe’s leading distributor of nutritional ingredients to the health food supplement and food industries.  Gee Lawson will become RFI’s exclusive distributor in Europe for RFI’s dietary supplement ingredients and science-based products, as well as RFI’s custom formulation and manufacturing capabilities.

“Gee Lawson is a perfect fit for RFI,” said Jeff Wuagneux, president and CEO of RFI. “Their motto — More than an Ingredient Company — mirrors RFI’s own vertically-integrated business model.  As a ‘Worldwide Partner’ of Gee Lawson, RFI will be able to leverage the company’s long history in Europe and vast customer base to successfully promote the RFI line in Europe.”

“We see RFI as a natural partner to enhance their portfolio and business offerings,” said Jonathan Shorts, Managing Director of Gee Lawson.  “We are very excited about this opportunity as both Companies share the same ethos and quality standards.  We have searched a long time to find such a professional company in this sector and look forward to a long and successful partnership together.”

About RFI

Established in 1989, RFI is headquartered in Blauvelt, NY. RFI is a formulation-driven company specializing in exceptional products, services and solutions for the dietary supplement, food and beverage industries.  Its experienced staff, state-of-the-art facilities and advanced technologies help its customers develop, manufacture and market complete and targeted products. By capitalizing on its natural, organic and science-driven ingredients, existing expertise and global network of manufacturing facilities, RFI does more than just sell ingredients…it offers turnkey products using its Field to Formula® vertically-integrated model. RFI’s extensive network of manufacturing facilities in North America, South America and China provides customers with multiple natural product ingredient solutions worldwide. For more information regarding RFI products, call 800-962-7663 or visit online at www.rfiingredients.com.

About Gee Lawson

Since 1939, Gee Lawson’s core activities include selling, marketing and distributing quality raw materials to dietary supplement and health food industries.  In addition, it offers options and solutions in meeting its customer’s requirements in an ethical and profitable way whilst supporting its suppliers.  To support their mission of unparalleled customer support, Gee Lawson maintains operational offices in London and Lugano Switzerland, plus a dedicated distribution center in Nottingham England. Accreditations and memberships include ISO, FEMA and HFMA (Health Food Manufacturing Association). For more information, visit online atwww.geelawson.co.uk.

Written by Ginny Bank