FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Typically products will start into production one to two weeks from receiving the PO, depending on raw materials received. All raw materials needed to produce your finished products are micro tested and stored in quarantine upon receipt. If raw materials need to be ordered by GHM, it may take two to six weeks for us to receive the necessary materials to start your orders into production.
This will be discussed in detail with you prior to production. We will always discuss any possible delays and notify our customers of such, ensuring we remain on the same page regarding the product development timeline.
Once orders are in production, our turnaround times are usually two to three weeks, including testing of the completed order. A typical turnaround time from receipt of PO to completion is eight to ten weeks.
The FDA has limited resources and is not able to regularly inspect nutritional manufacturer’s. CGMP is dedicated to operating in compliance with all FDA CGMP (Good Manufacturing Practices). CGMP Certification is private certification from an outside nutritional organization, either NSF, NPA, or both. These groups ensure the highest safety and quality standards are being met. There inspections are led by highly-trained individuals check for FDA regulation compliance.
Yes, however, unless there is reason for the FDA to do so, most manufacturing facilities are not regularly inspected by the FDA. We are self-regulated under two associations, the NSF or NPA. That is why it is so important to have cGMP certification. This certification ensures you are getting your products made under the FDA requirements and all compliance standards are being met.
Minimum order quantities will vary depending on formula and packaging options. Competitive price quotes start at around 5,000 bottles or jars.
GHM will help you with formulation, purchasing of raw materials, and packaging options. We will keep you informed of the production steps from start to finish. Our leadership team has over 300 years of combined industry experience.
Our facility in Phoenix is owned and operated by GHM. We would be happy to have you schedule an appointment to meet with our staff and tour our facility. We will show you what makes us unique and why you would want to partner with us.