nutraceuticals

Stakeholders unite to support pharma/nutra’s future

By GREGORY ZELLER // With more than 150 companies and 9,800-plus employees, the pharmaceutical/nutraceutical industry is already a Long Island cornerstone – and some major regional stakeholders want to see it grow. On Tuesday, the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency and the Workforce Development Institute officially introduced “Driving Suffolk County’s Innovation Economy: The Pharmaceutical/Nutraceutical Growth Factor,” a 48-page report detailing pharma/nutra’s impressive growth over the last decade and the unique obstacles the industry faces on…


A&Z plans $4.9M Hauppauge expansion

A&Z Pharmaceutical, a maker of dietary supplements for the Chinese market, plans a $4.9 million expansion at its two buildings in the Hauppauge Industrial Park. The firm plans to construct a 26,700-square-foot addition at 350 Wireless Blvd., which it purchased in 2014 for use as a headquarters, factory and warehouse. The company also plans to rent 6,500 square feet of space at 180 Oser Ave., where it has offices and manufacturing. A&Z plans to add…