GNC Will Expand India Footprint Via 4,000 Third-Party Pharmacies By 2020

GNC has unveiled a plan to expand in India through its partnership with Guardian Healthcare Services, an India-based pharmacy chain. GNC intends to sell products in approximately 4,000 new retail outlets across India by 2020. The retailer expects 1,000 outlets to add GNC products to their offerings this year.

The health, wellness and performance supplements retailer currently sells in approximately 50 retail locations, primarily in Guardian pharmacies. Guardian is the master franchise for GNC in India and holds exclusive…