PURCHASE, N.Y., Oct. 31 Nutrition 21, Inc.(Nasdaq: NXXI), a developer and marketer of nutritional supplements that helpconsumers manage blood sugar levels, improve cardiovascular health, enhancememory and address chronic joint pain, will report preliminary financialresults -- prior to the opening of the market -- on Thursday, November 13,2008 for the first quarter of fiscal year 2009, ended September 30, 2008. TheCompany has scheduled a conference call to review the results later thatmorning, Thursday, November 13, 2008 at 10:00AM ET.
Participants can dial (866) 562-9910 or (706) 679-5064 to access theconference call, or can listen via a live Internet web cast, which can befound at http://www.nutrition21.com. A replay of the call will be available byvisiting http://www.nutrition21.com for 30 days or by calling (800) 642-1687or (706) 645-9291, access code 69805873, through November 16, 2008.
About Nutrition 21
Nutrition 21, Inc., headquartered in Purchase, NY, is a nutritionalbioscience company and the maker of chromium picolinate-based and omega-3 fishoil-based supplements with health benefits substantiated by clinical research.Nutrition 21 holds more than 30 patents for nutrition products and uses.Nutrition 21's portfolio of health and wellness brands include: Chromax(R),Iceland Health Advanced Memory Formula(TM), Diabetes Essentials(R), IcelandHealth(R) Maximum Strength Omega-3 and Iceland Health(R) Joint Relief. Thecompany also manufactures private label supplements and ingredients for thirdparties. Nutrition 21 products are sold nationally through more than 29,000major food, drug and super center stores as well as internationally. For moreinformation please visit http://www.nutrition21.com.Contacts: Nutrition 21, Inc. Lytham Partners, LLC Alan Kirschbaum Joe Diaz, Robert Blum, Joe Dorame 914-701-4500 (602) 889-9700
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