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Purica launches foundation

PURICA, a Canadian-owned and operated whole food and natural supplements company, has established the PURICA Foundation as part of its ongoing commitment to causes important to Canada and Canadians.

The PURICA Foundation — a fund held at the Victoria Foundation headquartered in Victoria, B.C. — is designed to generate charitable donations, fund-raising initiatives and promotional support for key causes in children and social development; adults and seniors; and animal welfare.

Purica to expand educational content on

…Canadian owned and operated natural supplements brand to usher in new user-friendly and content-rich web site as part of Heart Month Feb. 1-28, 2016
DUNCAN, B.C. (Friday, January 29th, 2016) – The new will enable customers and active living Canadians from across the country greater access to educational content reflecting the company’s commitment to providing the best whole food products, natural supplements and positive lifestyle solutions.

Purica sponsors AAC nationals


…Hosted by Lower Mainland Agility Association, AAC Nationals to bring together hundreds of dogs from across Canada Aug. 19-23 at Swangard Stadium

DUNCAN, B.C. (Wednesday, July 8th, 2015) – Purica has signed on as the Steeplechase Sponsor for the upcoming Agility Association of Canada (AAC) National Championships to be held August 19-23 at Swangard Stadium in Burnaby, B.C.

The premier competitive event in dog agility and control in Canada, the AAC Nationals are being hosted by the Lower Mainland Agility Association.

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Purica and Cory Holly Institute announce partnership


…widely-recognized ambassador of sports nutrition and science Cory Holly will speak to retailers, customers and contribute online and social media content

UPDATE: Find out more about the Cory Holly Certified Sports Nutrition Advisor program.

DUNCAN, B.C. (Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015) –Dr. Cory Holly, the popular and widely-recognized ambassador of sports nutrition, will help many active living Canadians and health food industry leaders better understand the benefits of whole foods, supplements and positive lifestyles as part of a comprehensive new educational partnership created by Purica and the Cory Holly Institute.

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Provascin by Purica for Heart Health

DUNCAN, B.C. (Thursday, December 18th, 2014) –Provascin, a new natural supplement designed to assist the heart health needs of men and women of all ages, is being introduced to the retail market in early 2015 by Purica, the makers of Recovery® and a full line of natural health foods and supplements.

A “Triskelion” of Three Backpack Safety Tips

I love the Purica logo – the modified Triskelion that represents body, mind and spirit. So in honour of the Purica Triskelion, here are three important backpack safety tips to help you prevent school from becoming a pain in the neck…or back!

All you really need to get fit is: YOU!

The key to getting fit and staying fit is to make it part of your regular routine; to find ways to make it part of your day on a consistent basis. To help you make that happen, try these five muscle-toning bodyweight exercises when you’re traveling or don’t have time to make it to the gym.

The importance of planning and goal-setting

In Canada it is getting colder this time of year. Nothing we can do about that. It’s part of living in the northern hemisphere.

At this point, most runners have either completed or will do their last organized event…

How to do “The Write Thing”

The truth behind gaining or losing the last five to 10 pounds is found in your nutritional habits. It’s also true that up to 80% of your fitness results are achieved by what you are fueling your body with. So let’s do the write thing!

Start by writing down what, when and how much you put in your mouth.

Habits build your habitat

I’m among those who believe we are what we repeatedly do. When we think about getting fit, being healthier and more energetic, it’s easy to quickly become overwhelmed. You’ll ask yourself, “Geeze, where do I start? How do I begin? What’s my first step?”

Purica marks 15th anniversary

…officially incorporated in December of 1999, Duncan-based company will celebrate “15 years of serving you” online, at retail and in the community

Purica will mark its 15th anniversary as a Canadian-owned and operated natural health foods and supplements company with a series of customer and partner appreciation initiatives throughout the fall and winter.

The 15th Anniversary campaign is being launched today online and will extend to retail and other initiatives in the community in the coming weeks and months.

Purica introduces menopause relief product

…new blend of herbs and micronized mushrooms to make its official debut at Canadian Health Food Association conference in Toronto Sept. 12-14, 2014

Purica, the makers of Recovery® and a full line of natural health foods and supplements, is introducing Menopause Relief in conjunction with the upcoming Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) conference and trade show at the Toronto Convention Centre.

Waking up with focus

A Q & A with Team Purica Athlete Adam O’Meara

Victoria-based professional triathlete Adam O’Meara is an inaugural member of Team Purica, our dynamic group of ambassadors who are committed to sharing their best practices to performance excellence and healthy living.

Failure is not an option

A Q & A with Team Purica Athlete Melissa Tucker

Melissa Tucker of Toronto, a global fitness athlete and personal coach, is an inaugural member of Team Purica, our dynamic group of ambassadors who are committed to sharing their best practices to performance excellence and healthy living.

Team Purica welcomes Canadian athletes

…committed athletes share training tips and best practices to help Purica Wellness clients make the most of their active lifestyle and perform at work, play and in life.

DUNCAN, B.C. (Wednesday, July 30th, 2014) – Purica is proud to welcome two dedicated Canadian athletes – professional triathlete Adam O’Meara of Victoria and professional global fitness athlete and coach Melissa Tucker…

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