USANA Weight-Loss Challenge: More Than 17,000 Pounds Lost And $300,000 Given
Away In Prizes
Participants Used USANA's RESET Weight-Management Program
SALT LAKE CITY, April 16, 2013
SALT LAKE CITY, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --USANA Health Sciences Inc.
(NYSE: USNA), a worldwide nutrition company, wrapped up its 13-week
weight-loss challenge on April 7. More than 17,000 pounds were shed by people
from the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand as part of USANA's
Destination Transformation: RESET Challenge.
"At USANA, we deal with health on a cellular level, but our commitment goes
far beyond that," saidDoug Braun, USANA's chief marketing officer. "USANA
wants our customers to achieve True Health, so we are sincerely committed to
addressing real life problems and helping our customers reach and maintain a
healthy lifestyle. This is why we created the RESET Challenge, to invite our
people from all over the world to join each other in defeating one of life's
most common and difficult challenges, losing weight."
USANA started the RESET Challenge to motivate product users and help them get
in shape for 2013 by challenging them to shed the extra pounds. Thirty-three
grand-prize winners will receive a variety of medical and spa treatments at
the Sanoviv Medical Institute, which offers alternative, holistic and
integrative health programs. The institute is located in sunny Mexico. Winners
will also receive shopping sprees, makeovers and participate in a photo shoot.
Overall, more than $300,000 in prizes will be awarded.
A grand total of 17,658 pounds were lost among the participants during the
+1,229 pounds – Australia and New Zealand
+4,873 pounds – Canada
+11,556 pounds – United States
Through USANA's RESET, numerous individuals have created their own challenges
and success stories. USANA Associate Mikel Ann Hall lost 75 pounds using
USANA's RESET program, maintaining an active lifestyle and recently completed
her first Ironman triathlon. "One day I woke up sick and tired, angry and
unhappy," Hall said. "I made the decision to do RESET again. USANA has taught
me to challenge myself." *
*Results not typical. The average weight loss with RESET is 4.5–5 lb. in five
Founded in 1992, USANA Health Sciences (NYSE: USNA) is a U.S.-based
nutritional company that manufactures high-quality supplements and personal
care, energy and weight-management products in its FDA-registered facilityin
Salt Lake City. USANA's products, used by more than 600 professional athletes,
are developed by the company's award-winning team of scientists andsold
directly to Preferred Customers and Associates in 18 international
markets.USANA has earned NSF Certified for Sport® certification for its
SportsPak, Essentials™(Chelated Mineral and Mega Antioxidant), Proflavanol®
C100, Active Calcium™, Procosa®and BiOmega™ products. It has also earned NSF
dietary supplement certification for its HealthPak™.
USANA is the No. 1 Rated Brand in Direct Sales Based on Customer Satisfaction
in ConsumerLab.com's 2013 Survey of Vitamin and Supplement Users. Named one
ofOutsidemagazine's"Best Places to Work"for four consecutive years, USANA
has received more than 100 state, national and internationalaccolades,
includingUtahBest of State, Stevie Awards, Australian Business
Awards,NutriSearchEditor's Choice and others.Learn more
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Media Contact: Ashley Collins
Executive Director of PR, Social Media and Communications
USANA Health Sciences, Inc.
SOURCE USANA Health Sciences Inc.
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