GNC Holdings, Inc. Prices Secondary Offering

PITTSBURGH, March 13, 2012 //GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: “GNC”) (the “Company”), a leading global specialty retailer of health and wellness products, today announced the pricing of the offering of 17.0 million shares of its Class A common stock to be sold exclusively by participating selling stockholders at a public offering price of $33.50 per share.
In addition, the participating selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2.55 million shares. The Company is neither issuing nor selling any shares in the offering. The offering is expected to close on March 19, 2012, subject to customary closing conditions.

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and Goldman, Sachs & Co., along with Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, are acting as joint bookrunners for the offering, and Barclays Capital Inc., Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, William Blair & Company, L.L.C. and BMO Capital Markets Corp. are acting as co-managers.

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor will there be any sale of the shares referred to in this press release in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to the registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or jurisdiction. A registration statement relating to these securities (File No. 333-179838) was filed and has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

The offering may be made only by means of a prospectus, copies of which may be obtained from:
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, NY 11717
Telephone: 1-866-803-9204

 
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Prospectus Department
200 West Street
New York, NY 10282
Telephone: 1-866-471-2526, facsimile: 212-902-9316
or by emailing prospectus-ny@ny.email.gs.com

 
Deutsche Bank Securities
Attn: Prospectus Department
100 Plaza One, Floor 2
Jersey City, NJ 07311
Tel: 1-800-503-4611
Email: prospectusrequest@list.db.com
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Attn: Prospectus Dept.