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NBTY, Incorporated (NTY)

1/13/2006 Proxy Information

The Company has had, and in the future may continue to have, business transactions with individuals and firms affiliated with certain of the Company's directors and executive officers. Each such transaction has been in the ordinary course of the Company's business.

Gail Radvin, Inc., a corporation wholly-owned by Gail Radvin, received commissions from the Company totaling approximately $693,000 on account of sales in certain foreign countries. Gail Radvin is the sister of Arthur Rudolph (a director of the Company) and the aunt of Scott Rudolph (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company).

The Company paid approximately $450,000 to Rudolph Management Associates, Inc., pursuant to the Consulting Agreement between the Company and Rudolph Management Associates, Inc. In addition, pursuant to the Consulting Agreement Mr. Arthur Rudolph also received certain fringe benefits accorded to other executive officers of the Company. Mr. Arthur Rudolph, a director of the Company and the father of Scott Rudolph, is the President of Rudolph Management Associates, Inc.

Certain members of the immediate families (as defined in Rule 404 of Regulation S-K) of Arthur Rudolph, Scott Rudolph and Michael C. Slade (each a director of the Company) are employed by the Company. During the 2005 Fiscal Year, these immediate family members received aggregate compensation and fringe benefits from the Company totaling approximately $1,152,000 for services rendered by them as associates of the Company.

Arthur Rudolph is the father of Scott Rudolph.

1/7/2005 Proxy information

Glenn-Scott Landscaping & Design, a company owned by the brother of Glenn Cohen, a director of the Company, performed landscaping and maintenance on the Company's properties and received approximately $83,000 in compensation during the 2003 Fiscal Year. In addition, during the 2003 Fiscal Year, the Company paid approximately $17,000 to Save-On Sprinkler Co., a company owned by Mr. Cohen.

Arthur Rudolph is the father of Scott Rudolph.

The Company has had, and in the future may continue to have, business transactions with individuals and firms affiliated with certain of the Company's directors and executive officers. Each such transaction has been in the ordinary course of the Company's business.

Gail Radvin, Inc., a corporation wholly-owned by Gail Radvin, received commissions from the Company totaling approximately $732,000 on account of sales in certain foreign countries and had trade receivable balances of approximately $3,772,000 as of September 30, 2004. Gail Radvin is the sister of Arthur Rudolph (a director of the Company) and the aunt of Scott Rudolph (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company).

The Company paid approximately $450,000 to Rudolph Management Associates, Inc., pursuant to the Consulting Agreement between the Company and Rudolph Management Associates, Inc. Mr. Arthur Rudolph, a director of the Company and the father of Scott Rudolph, is the President of Rudolph Management Associates, Inc.

Certain members of the immediate families (as defined in Rule 404 of Regulation S-K) of Arthur Rudolph, Scott Rudolph and Michael Slade (each a director of the Company) are employed by the Company. During the 2004 Fiscal Year, these immediate family members received aggregate compensation and fringe benefits from the Company totaling approximately $1,199,000 for services rendered by them as associates of the Company.

3/29/2004 Proxy Information

Arthur Rudolph is the father of Scott Rudolph.

The Company has had, and in the future may continue to have, business transactions with individuals and firms affiliated with certain of the Company's directors. Each such transaction has been in the ordinary course of the Company's business.

During the 2003 Fiscal Year, the following transactions occurred:

A. Gail Radvin, Inc., a corporation wholly-owned by Gail Radvin, received commissions from the Company totaling approximately $643,000 on account of sales in certain foreign countries and had trade receivable balances of approximately $3,598,000 as of September 30, 2003. Gail Radvin is the sister of Arthur Rudolph (a director of the Company) and the aunt of Scott Rudolph (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company).

B. The Company paid approximately $453,000 to Rudolph Management Associates, Inc., pursuant to the Consulting Agreement between the Company and Rudolph Management Associates, Inc. Mr. Arthur Rudolph, a director of the Company, is the President of Rudolph Management Associates, Inc.

C. Glenn-Scott Landscaping & Design, a company owned by the brother of Glenn Cohen, a director of the Company, performed landscaping and maintenance on the Company's properties and received approximately $83,000 in compensation during the 2003 Fiscal Year. In addition, during the 2003 Fiscal Year, the Company paid approximately $17,000 to Save-On Sprinkler Co., a company owned by Mr. Cohen.

D. Certain members of the immediate families (as defined in Rule 404 of Regulation S-K) of Arthur Rudolph, Scott Rudolph and Michael Slade (each a director of the Company) are employed by the Company. During the 2003 Fiscal Year, these immediate family members received aggregate compensation from the Company totaling approximately $1,068,000 for services rendered by them as associates of the Company.

4/21/2003 Proxy Information

Arthur Rudolph is the father of Scott Rudolph.

The Company has had, and in the future may continue to have, business transactions with firms affiliated with certain of the Company's Directors and officers. Each such transaction is in the ordinary course of the Company's business.

During the 2002 Fiscal Year, the following transactions occurred:

A. Gail Radvin, Inc., a corporation wholly-owned by Gail Radvin, received commissions from the Company totaling approximately $585,000 on account of sales in certain foreign countries and had trade receivable balances of approximately $3,632,000 as of September 30, 2002. Gail Radvin is the sister of Arthur Rudolph (a Director of the Company) and the aunt of Scott Rudolph (Chairman and Chief Executive Officer).

B. The Company paid $400,000 to Rudolph Management Associates, Inc., pursuant to the Consulting Agreement between the Company and Rudolph Management Associates, Inc. Mr. Arthur Rudolph, a Director of the Company, is the President of Rudolph Management Associates, Inc.

C. Glenn-Scott Landscaping & Design, a company owned by the brother of Glenn Cohen, a Director of the Company, performed landscaping and maintenance on the Company's properties and received approximately $93,000 in compensation during the 2002 Fiscal Year.

D. Certain members of the immediate families (as defined in Rule 404 of Regulation S-K) of Arthur Rudolph, Scott Rudolph and Michael Slade (each a Director of the Company) are employed by the Company. During the 2002 Fiscal Year, these immediate family members received aggregate compensation from the Company totaling approximately $937,000 for services rendered by them as employees of the Company.

Effective January 1, 1997, the Company entered into a consulting agreement with Rudolph Management Associates, Inc. for the services of Arthur Rudolph, a Director and founder of the Company. The agreement has been renewed for a successive one-year term, ending December 31, 2003. The Agreement provides for a consulting fee in the annual amount of $450,000 for the period ending December 31, 2003, payable in monthly installments. Pursuant to the consulting agreement, Mr. Rudolph will receive certain fringe benefits accorded to other executives of the Company.