CRN and INSIDER Continue Webinar Series Through 2017—Popular Webinars Offer Expert Advice for the Industry

Washington, D.C., March 22, 2017—The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association for the dietary supplement and functional food industry, and Natural Products INSIDER, the leading media brand from Informa’s Global Health & Nutrition Network, today announced the continued collaboration on their industry-wide webinar series through 2017. Combining CRN’s staff expertise and their professional network of experts with Informa’s broad reach and technology platform, the webinar series will enable executives to bolster their knowledge and receive practical solutions for some of the most pressing industry issues.

The 2017 webinar series includes a highly anticipated free offering on the Supplement OWL (Online Wellness Library), the dietary supplement product registry, taking place April 25. This no-cost webinar will explain the importance of the industry-wide, self-regulatory initiative and advise companies on how to get their labels into the registry.

Additional webinars focus on the following topics: probiotics (April 4—registration is now open); international affairs (June 13); and adverse event reporting (Nov. 14)—with a fifth webinar to be announced.



“CRN is pleased to continue its partnership with INSIDER and Informa to provide industry-wide education through convenient and cost-efficient webinars,” said Steve Mister, president & CEO, CRN. “CRN is committed to elevating the industry by providing on-going educational opportunities. By partnering with Informa on these webinars, as we have for the past decade, we are able to make these webinars available to a broad industry audience.”

Visit CRN’s website regularly as information on the webinars will be updated throughout the year. In addition, check out past webinars now available on demand: To receive email notification of upcoming webinars, contact Maya English (


Note to Editor: The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), founded in 1973, is a Washington, D.C.-based trade association representing 150+ dietary supplement and functional food manufacturers, ingredient suppliers, and companies providing services to those manufacturers and suppliers. In addition to complying with a host of federal and state regulations governing dietary supplements and food in the areas of manufacturing, marketing, quality control and safety, our manufacturer and supplier members also agree to adhere to additional voluntary guidelines as well as to CRN’s Code of Ethics. Visit Follow us on Twitter @crn_supplements and @wannabewell and on Facebook.

Natural Products INSIDER is the leading online and print resource for marketers, manufacturers and formulators of dietary supplements, healthy foods and personal care products. It is part of the Informa Exhibitions Global Health & Nutrition Network, one of the world’s leading knowledge providers. Informa creates and delivers highly specialized information through publishing, events, training, market intelligence and expertise, providing valuable knowledge to individuals, businesses and organizations worldwide.