Las Vegas, NV— More than 15,000 ingredient buyers and suppliers from the dietary supplement, beverage, functional food, personal care and sports nutrition industries are expected to gather in Las Vegas, NV at the Mandalay Bay from Sept. 25 – 29 for Supply Side West.

First-timers can meet some of the industry leaders and enjoy a cocktail at a party in the Rx Boiler Room on Tuesday, Sept. 26 from 5pm – 7pm.

Expect to explore more than 10,000 ingredients and solutions from more than 1,200 exhibiting companies. The Exp­­­o Hall is open Wednesday, Sept. 27 from 10am – 5:30pm and Thursday, Sept. 28 from 10am – 5pm.

SupplySide Central is a live, interactive forum inside the Expo Hall at Booth #EE182. Learn about the latest in science and strategy through quick-paced programming hitting industry hot topics. The Ingredient Launchpad will feature new products while the Editor’s Choice Awards recognize innovative product launches in supplements and food and beverage.

On Friday, Sept. 29 from 7:30am – 5pm, it’s the sixth annual American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) Botanical Congress. This one-day event covers global supply chain management techniques, regulatory considerations facing the botanical market, current financial trends and diverse challenges the industry faces.

Mandalay Bay is a sprawling facility. Wear your walking shoes!

Here are some stops to include on your tour:

Booth P115: Get your Internal Age checked, courtesy of NattoPharma, which alsointroduces a new product.

Booth EE-142:Meet Medicine Hunter Chris Kilham, centerpiece of an ashwagandha education campaign from KSM-66.