Tanka Spotlight: Vitamin Plus of Lubbock

October 06, 2010

Tanka Spotlight: Vitamin Plus of Lubbock
Since our launch in October 2007, we have been privileged to work with outstanding retail partners. These folks are so passionate about their businesses and their customers, we decided we needed to share their unique stories. If you'd like to be featured here or if you'd like to nominate a Tanka retailer for a story, please contact Jenice Johnson at jenicejohnson@tankabar.com.

RETAILER: Vitamin Plus of Lubbock

LOCATION: 5109 82nd Street, Lubbock, TX

OWNER: Glen Gibson

ASSISTANT MANAGER: Stacey Nelson

Vitamins Plus stocks organic produce and supplements and receives a new shipment every Thursday. October is customer appreciation month for the store and they will have weekly events, giveaways, prizes and samples from some of their favorite vendors (including us!).

Tanka Bar: What makes your business special?

SN: We cater to the people who have allergies or who want a better lifestyle. We have a large selection of gluten-free nutrition products.

TB: Can you tell me something fun or interesting about your community/town?

SN: The community comes together and everyone helps each other out.

TB: How did you hear or find out about the Tanka Bar?

SN: One of our vendors, Jim Franklin of UNFI, told us about it, we brought it in and that's history!

TB: What do your customers think about Tanka products?

SN: They love it! We do demos and they do really well. A lot of people buy them for snacks for their kids' lunches.

TB: Are there any other interesting details you would want to add about your business?

SN: We recently remodeled to expand the products for our customers. We've got new products coming in every week.

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