Retailer Education

Puresource provides educational training to help you with your continuing education goals.

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Join our "Live Trainings" throughout each month and speak directly to the trainer.

Each month we offer a variety of training topics and times to make it convenient to learn more and expand your skills base. All attendees who attend the live training, receive a FREE gift.

At the end of the each Live Training, email your product selection along with this information to the right to:
tina.drake-smith@puresource.ca

Your Name
Store or Clinic Name
Store or Clinic Phone Number
Seminar Attended
Phone number you called from for the seminar
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Topic / Click to Follow Along Dates Summary
New NOW Products

Evenings:
Atlantic - 7pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm
Eastern - 6pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm
Central - 5pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm
Mountain - 4pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm
Pacific - 3pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm
  • Thu, Jul 19
  • Tue, Aug 14

NOW® has one of the most prolific product launch schedules in the industry. This seminar series focuses on providing retailers with information on NOW’s newly launching products. New products create excitement for consumers, support the growth of your retail business, and further NOW’s goal to provide products of value that support optimal wellness.

Category Focus: Probiotics and the Human Microbiome

Evenings:
Atlantic - 7pm, 9pm, 10pm, 11pm
Eastern - 6pm, 8pm, 9pm, 10pm
Central - 5pm, 7pm, 8pm, 9pm
Mountain - 4pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm
Pacific - 3pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm
  • Tue, Jul 24
  • Tue, Aug 28

The human gut microbiome consists of approximately 100,000 billion bacteria; 10 for every cell in our body. These cohabiters have a remarkable role to play in modulating our immune system, digestion, mood, weight and more. Learn how probiotics can be used to address digestive and other chronic health problems and about NOW® Supplements safety, quality and efficacy tests.

Post Meal Indigestion: Acid Reflux, Ulcers and More

Atlantic - 9am, 11am, Noon, 1pm
Eastern - 8am, 10am, 11am, Noon
Central - 7am, 9am, 10am, 11am
Mountain - 6am, 8am, 9am, 10am
Pacific - 5am, 7am, 8am, 9am
  • Wed, Jul 25
  • Wed, Aug 29

Many people feel full or uncomfortable after eating,  get nausea, burping or even heartburn. Some of these same people will be diagnosed with GERD, a stomach ulcer or a dangerous bacteria called H. Pylori. Dr. Charney will lend you her expertise on how to naturally control or treat many of these problems using herbs, hydrochloric acid, enzymes and probiotics.

2018 Retailer Conference - 7 Reasons Why I Love NOW

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  • Thu, Jun 21

Dr. Thalia Charney,
Nutrition and Health Education Manager, Puresource

Stories connect us on many levels, but few natural health narratives can match the 50 year journey of the NOW® brand. In honour of the 50th anniversary of this celebrated brand, Thalia helps tell the story of NOW and the seven key brand principles that have resonated with her on a personal and professional level and lead her to become a dedicated fan and follower of the NOW brand. Learn all about this unique, family-owned company that has not only survived, but thrived for five decades, garnering awards in a number of areas, including environmental practices, manufacturing performance, and recognition as one of the best companies to work for.

2018 Retailer Conference - Panel Discussion: State of the Natural Products Industry

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  • Thu, Jun 21

Andrea Donsky,
Co-Founder, Naturally Savvy Media

Christian Sood,
President, Reena Group,
MCS Regulatory Consulting and Canadian Analytical Labs

Helen Long,
President, Canadian Health Food Association

Mike Jacks,
President, Goodness Me Natural Food Markets

The retail marketplace is constantly changing, whether you are selling widgets or wellness products. But, how do market forces particularly impact our natural products industry? Our panel of industry experts, involved in areas from governance and compliance to marketing and retail sales will provide their personal and professional insights on where we currently stand as an industry and what might lie ahead. This panel discussion is sure to provide you with insights that will help you better navigate your own business and prepare for possible challenges and opportunities on the horizon. Crystal balls are not required!

2018 Retailer Conference Keynote Address: Why Natural Health Food Retailers are the Envy of their Competition

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  • Fri, Jun 22

Ryan Benn,
President and Publisher, Alive Publishing Group

Because of the strong customer relationships that they foster, Natural Health Retailers are in a unique position in today’s competitive retail marketplace. Listen and learn as Ryan unveils some of the key insights from Alive Publishing Group’s Alive Listens reader panel of 1500 consumers, including their preferences for learning about natural products and what motivates their purchasing decisions. Ryan will also reveal findings gleaned from extensive interviews with hundreds of natural health retailers across the country. Join Ryan on this interesting and provocative journey that is sure to help retailers identify their key strengths and unveil strategies to leverage these strengths and meet the needs of natural health retail customers now and into the future.

2018 Retailer Conference - Choosing Essential Oils - Understanding Label Claims, Grades and Purity Standards

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  • Fri, Jun 22

Neil Levin,
Senior Nutrition Education Manager, NOW Foods

Essential Oils are an important part of today’s natural marketplace. But, when facing contradictory claims from competing brands, how do we properly understand the relevant factors in determining an Essential Oil’s quality? Are  grades and certifications important? What do the terms food grade or therapeutic grade mean in relation to essential oils and which oils are never safe to consume or apply directly to the skin? How do organic oils differ from non-organics? What are the current regulatory restrictions on labelling EOs? Learn how to better determine Essential Oil quality and navigate competing claims at this unique and detailed presentation.

Listen at your convenience to our recorded seminars below:

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Cardiovascular Disease - A Preventative Approach

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a class of diseases that involve the heart and the blood vessels and it is the leading cause of death globally. Ninety percent of all CDV disease is preventable.

39 mins
Epigenetics 101 Nature Vs. Nurture

DNA is no longer thought of as destiny. Through the science of Epigenetics we have found the key to controlling gene expression, and in part, it can be found in nutrients.

25 mins
Immune Function - Overall Immune Support

The immune system is comprised of a complex network of cells, tissues, and organs that work together to protect the body against foreign invaders. The overall function is reliant on nutrition.

41 mins
Stevia and Natural Sweeteners

The search for healthy alternative sweeteners is a common quest for many individuals. Stevia, Xylitol and Erythritol are safe and effective solutions in the pursuit of the ideal sweetener.

29 mins
Sports Nutrition 101

The success of a workout or training regime lies in the timing of the consumption of nutrients. Before and after the workout is the best place to start to experience optimal results.

35 mins

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Vitamins Function and Form

There are thirteen nutrients considered to be true vitamins. A general overview of these vitamins; form and function.

53 mins
Stevia and Natural Sweeteners

The search for healthy alternative sweeteners is a common quest for many individuals. Stevia, Xylitol and Erythritol are safe and effective solutions in the pursuit of the ideal sweetener.

29 mins
Sports Nutrition 101

The success of a workout or training regime lies in the timing of the consumption of nutrients. Before and after the workout is the best place to start to experience optimal results.

35 mins

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Topic/Click to Listen Now Summary Length
Cardiovascular Disease - A Preventative Approach

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a class of diseases that involve the heart and the blood vessels and it is the leading cause of death globally. Ninety percent of all CDV disease is preventable.

39 mins
Digestive Homeostasis - Repairing Leaky Gut

Permeable gut is said to be the catalyst to many diseases. Following the Four R’ protocol, provides a viable solution in restoring gut health.

42 mins
Amino Acids as Stress Support

In times of stress amino acid stores may become depleted. Supplementation serves as an effective way to rebuild levels and to help cope with the physical and mental consequences of stress.

43 mins

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Topic/Click to Listen Now Summary Length
Epigenetics 101 Nature Vs. Nurture

DNA is no longer thought of as destiny. Through the science of Epigenetics we have found the key to controlling gene expression, and in part, it can be found in nutrients.

25 mins
Immune Function - Overall Immune Support

The immune system is comprised of a complex network of cells, tissues, and organs that work together to protect the body against foreign invaders. The overall function is reliant on nutrition.

41 mins
BetterStevia

Learn why using the whole leaf of organically-grown stevia makes NOW BetterStevia better. Share on your social media channel today.

2 mins