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Compound Solutions Blog

Ingredient news and scientific research for better products and educated consumers.

New Gaming Study Performed with Statespace and Aim Lab Training

New Gaming Study Supports Supplementation Benefits for eSports Athletes

June 28th, 2021

Developing innovative products for the gaming market just got easier with the release of compelling new supplementation data on esports athletes. Our new study, published in the Journal of Exercise and Nutrition, sought to measure how supplementing with specific ingredient combinations, including popular nootropic ingredients TeaCrine® and Dynamine™, would impact eports athletes’ performance in FPS/IPS […]

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I Rucked 100 miles with 35 pounds in 3 days. Here’s how it went.

June 25th, 2021

Compound Solutions sources better. We’re not just talking ingredients here; we want the best in everything. This means the best  from people and for people. So when in May of 2021 our team member Spencer Lynn casually announced to the team that– immediately after finishing the Ironman Florida and the Goggins Challenge this past year […]

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Innovating for women's health

Innovating for Women’s Health

May 21st, 2021

Formulators, this is all about innovating for women’s health. Read on for a how-to guide on uniting low-carb, food-as-medicine and beauty into practical applications for women. Women drive up to 80% of a household’s purchases.* While this stat has held strong for 30 years, innovating for women’s health is finally taking hold with marketers. The […]

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Caffeine Shortage

Here are Solutions to the Caffeine Shortage

March 30th, 2021

By now you must have heard that there’s a bit of a shift happening within the global caffeine export process in China. Some see it as a caffeine shortage, but we see it as another reason to keep innovating. We’ll get into the solutions in this quick article;  but first, the facts. Caffeine is a […]

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Where to Buy CoreBiome®

Where to Buy CoreBiome®

March 25th, 2021

CoreBiome® is the #1 Postbiotic so it’s no surprise many are wondering exactly where to buy CoreBiome®, the #1 selling complete “pre-pro-postbiotic” in the world. The short answer is in this growing list of some of the best brands in the wellness market. The long answer of where to get tributyrin is here. CoreBiome® is the […]

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Electrolyte Supplement Innovation

What’s Next for Electrolytes?

March 22nd, 2021

Spoiler alert: not more sugar. We’ve all seen Liquid IV crush it, and then inspire numerous copycats. Those like Gatorade, Nuun and Ultima have been here all along, but Liquid IV seems to have taken the hydration category to new highs. By the look of recent sales, you would have thought our country was ravaged […]

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Great Place to Work

Compound Solutions is Certified as a Great Place to Work®

March 19th, 2021

Compound Solutions is a mighty team of around twenty-five people and we’re growing. Innovators by nature and trade, we are always seeking to improve and be better. Not just as ingredient suppliers, but as colleagues, friends, and humans. The first step in doing better is gaining insight on where we need to improve. This happens […]

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Tributyrin What You Should Know

What You Need to Know About Tributyrin and Gut Health

February 3rd, 2021

In this article, we’re talking about gut health and the benefits of tributyrin, the #1 postbiotic. Keep reading for the breakdown of what makes a healthy gut versus unhealthy gut, what butyrate is, what you need to know about tributyrin, and why CoreBiome® tributyrin is particularly important. Can you believe that there was a time […]

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Flavoring Systems Tips

How to Nail Your Supplement’s Flavoring System

February 1st, 2021

Fast facts and tips on how to nail your supplement’s flavoring system. Let’s go. For marketers working with product developers at flavor houses or contract manufacturers. A flavoring system is essentially a three-legged stool consisting of flavor, acid and sweetener. When one leg is short, the whole stool is unbalanced. The “art” in flavoring is […]

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goFAT® Olive Oil Fat Powder

(Even Better)Good Fats: Introducing goFAT® Olive Oil

January 27th, 2021

goFAT® Olive Oil Fat Powder is 50% extra virgin olive oil on prebiotic acacia. This is the new era of good fats; an unrefined, nutrient-rich fat powder. The olive oil from Boundary Bend, makers of Cobram Estate®, has won the world’s best olive oil 7 years in a row. It is fully preserved in nutritional […]

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Stress and Mood: A Formulator's Guide

Stress and Mood: A Formulator’s Guide

January 26th, 2021

From anti-stress to pro-mood Plus, add a little energy and focus! We can make stress products not only anti-stress but also pro-energy, mood and focus. While we typically think of stress as “bad”, the reality is that some stress can be positive (e.g. resistance training, HIIT, athletic competition, etc.), as well as necessary. Exposure to […]

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hosstile supplements review

CSI Tasting Room: Hosstile Supplements Review

September 15th, 2020

Pre-workout supplements are often times flagship products for companies in the sports nutrition world. Within the pre-workout category we see companies coming out with stimulant and non-stimulant options for consumers. Each option will have its own list of pros and cons and reasons for use. Our series, CSI Tasting Room, aims to look at different formulas […]

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keto genius review

CSI Tasting Room: Keto Genius Review (The Genius Brand)

September 15th, 2020

Keto is one of the hottest trends in the health, fitness, and nutrition world right now. Whether you’re an athlete trying to optimize your performance or just someone trying to lose some weight and improve your health markers, the Keto Diet can be beneficial. Our series, CSI Tasting Room, aims to look at different formulas and […]

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goFAT® goCOCOA™

CSI Tasting Room: goFAT® & goCOCOA™ (+ Special Guest!)

September 15th, 2020

Nutrition bars, low-carb diets, and ways to make healthier foods better tasting…these things are all aspects of sports nutrition that have been around for a long time and aren’t going anywhere. Our series, CSI Tasting Room, aims to look at different formulas and products and dive deeper. We examine what makes a product innovative, what products will […]

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in-focus

CSI Tasting Room: BPN Supps In-Focus Review

September 15th, 2020

Nootropics are currently one of the hottest categories in the sports nutrition world. Whether you’re training, gaming, studying, or working, nootropics can benefit a wide range of consumers with enhanced energy, mood, and focus. Our series, CSI Tasting Room, aims to look at different formulas and products and dive deeper. We examine what makes a product innovative, […]

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