|Thursday, January 12, 2006|
|Living Naturally Announces Record Results for 2005|
|January 9th, 2006, Venice, Fla. - Living Naturally, a leading provider of online solutions to the natural product industry, announced record results for calendar year 2005. The company reported increases in every major revenue line with sales up by more than 90% and operating profits increasing proportionately.|
"2005 was a great year for Living Naturally. Over 1,500 natural product stores are now in Living Naturally’s online network. Our electronic ordering and turnkey web site programs have become reliable, foundation-level services for a growing number of retailers in this industry,” commented Living Naturally CEO and Director David Knaggs.
“In 2006, we will continue to provide affordable solutions to retailers in the natural sector that allow them to better serve their customers and drive top line sales. Exciting new additions to our suite of retail products and services will allow independents to further strengthen their competitive position in this sector by adding even more value to their store and web environments. Finally, we will evolve our supply side model in 2006 to provide unique capabilities to industry suppliers in the areas of sales automation, business intelligence and online advertising.”
"Living Naturally’s shareholders are pleased with the company’s progress,” commented Living Naturally Managing Director and co-founder CJ Lett. “This past year, we increased our customer base by 40% with a near doubling in sales. With accelerating market acquisition, growing momentum and a very strong new product pipeline, the company is well positioned to continue developing our business model in this industry.”
About Living Naturally
Living Naturally is a leading provider of online solutions to the North American Natural Health industry. Formed in 1999 to service the needs of retailers and suppliers in this space, the company has established itself at the forefront of innovative solutions for the industry. Living Naturally currently serves over 1,500 customers and works with a number of strategic partners including United Natural Foods, New Hope Natural Media, Danny Wells & Associates, Natural Partners, ASI Business Solutions, and Innovation Philadelphia. Visit www.livingnaturally.com for more information.