GNC Holdings, Inc. is on the Cruelty Free Investing list for exploiting animals because they sell nutrition and diet products made from meat products.
GNC Holdings, Inc. is a global retailer of health, wellness and performance products, including vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements products, sports nutrition products and diet products. The company operates through following segments: Retail, Franchise, and Manufacturing & Wholesale. The Retail segment sells products to customers through company owned stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Ireland through its website, GNC.com and LuckyVitamin.com. The Franchise segment is comprised of domestic and international franchise operations; and product sales to franchisees, royalties on franchise retail sales and franchise fees. The Manufacturing & Wholesale segment is comprised of manufacturing operations in South Carolina and the wholesale sales business. This segment supplies to Retail and Franchise segments, as well as various third parties with finished products. GNC Holdings was founded by David Shakarian in 1935 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. [Source: MarketWatch]
Company Website: http://www.gnc.com