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Clipper83
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Crazy stuff going on at Quest! « : September 11, 2017, 09:15:57 PM »
https://therealdeal.com/la/2017/09/08/quest-nutrition-is-closing-two-industrial-sites-totaling-479k-sf/

Saw this on Priceplow earlier.

I haven't had a Quest bar in so long now that I think about it lol
If you can't explain it using simple words, you don't understand it well enough.

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« Reply #1: September 11, 2017, 09:50:04 PM »
Damn that's crazy.
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« Reply #2: September 12, 2017, 07:29:36 AM »
well crap! Wonder what this means for their product line or if they found something wrong... hmmmm.....
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« Reply #3: September 12, 2017, 10:39:35 AM »
I think it's because more brands are now doing their own protein bars and they can't compete with them... just speculation from me.


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« Reply #4: September 12, 2017, 10:44:14 AM »
How do you run a giant company on a simple protein bar alone? I have never seen anyone buy Quest Protein powder at any store/gym
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« Reply #5: September 12, 2017, 11:04:08 AM »
the bar bubble popped


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« Reply #6: September 12, 2017, 05:02:43 PM »
I didn't know they are based in LA.  The Quest bars I get at various gas stations were always old and hard, not edible. 
You'd think they would be better for being local.
I stopped buying them completely. 
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« Reply #7: September 12, 2017, 06:53:42 PM »
I didn't know they are based in LA.  The Quest bars I get at various gas stations were always old and hard, not edible. 
You'd think they would be better for being local.
I stopped buying them completely. 

That's almost exactly what happened to me too.
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« Reply #8: September 12, 2017, 07:41:55 PM »
There protein is not the best but it does taste excellent and good for a smoothie and such but nothing I would use on a regular.  Good for someone just starting into supplements though.

I loved the key lime pie bars too. 
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« Reply #9: September 12, 2017, 11:44:41 PM »
They did comment on priceplows FB post and mentioned that they are simply moving their facilities.

Apparently CA is expensive
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« Reply #10: October 26, 2017, 01:48:15 PM »
I'm sure they are hurting. Tough to sell for $3.00 per bar when you can get an almost identical nutritional profile from Costco's house brand. They definitely aren't on the same level as far as the flavor options but for 1/3 the price I know what my choice is man. Still surprising to see them shutter at all since I still see them everywhere.
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« Reply #11: October 26, 2017, 01:49:14 PM »
It looks more like they are relocating, as taxes in CA are too high
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« Reply #12: October 27, 2017, 07:12:15 AM »
It looks more like they are relocating, as taxes in CA are too high

At least that's how their pr department is spinning it...
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« Reply #13: October 27, 2017, 02:39:46 PM »
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« Reply #14: December 01, 2017, 10:44:37 AM »
If you haven't tried it already, those new birthday cake quest bars are on point!

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