Private equity firm KKR is purchasing a majority stake in The Nature’s Bounty Co., a manufacturer of vitamins and other wellness products for the body, from the Carlyle Group LP (Nasdaq: CG). The agreement comes on the heels of Nature’s Bounty selling its U.K.-based retail business Holland & Barrett, a chain of health healthy foods and supplement shops, to investment firm L1 Retail.

Nature’s Bounty develops a variety of supplements and multivitamins aimed to help improve the body, hair, skin and nails. The Ronkonkoma, New York-based target has made more than 16,000 products across a number of brands, including: Nature’s Bounty, Sundown Naturals, Solgar, Osteo Bi-Flex, MET-Rx, Pure Protein, Body Fortress, Puritan’s Pride and Organic Dr. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed; however, Carlyle will retain a stake in the company.

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