As one of the largest family owned companies in the natural products industry, NOW remains committed to our mission – to provide value in products and services that empower people to lead healthier lives. Founded by Elwood Richard in 1968, NOW has grown from a small family operation into one of the most highly respected manufacturers in the natural products industry. NOW offers more than 1,400 dietary supplements, foods, sports nutrition and personal care products. We are committed to offering safe, affordable products of the highest quality and our products are sold in more than 60 countries. NOW has over 1,500 employees companywide, with locations in Illinois, Nevada and Canada, and while we continue to grow, we owe our many successes to our employees. NOW's core values are centered on respecting others and doing the rights things for the right reasons and we keep these in mind each and every day.