Purextract is a French-based Company, leader in the extraction process of highly purified pine bark extract….not only!
Small molecule metabolites are sensitive indicators of phenotypic changes. Profiling these molecules with Metabolomics provides a “snapshot” of the biochemical changes that result from nutrient or ingredient exposure.
ChromaDex® is an innovative natural products company that discovers, acquires, develops and commercializes proprietary-based ingredient technologies through its unique business model which utilizes its wholly-owned synergistic business units, including ingredient technologies, natural product fine chemicals, chemistry and analytical testing services, and product regulatory and safety consulting (as Spherix Consulting). The company provides seamless science-based solutions to the dietary supplement, food/beverage, animal health, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries. ChromaDex offers the innovative and patented ingredients: NIAGEN, PURENERGY, pTeroPure, and ProC3G.
Cerule is a trusted raw material manufacturer and provider of “Algaceuticals™”, a new category of scientifically researched, high quality, blue-green algae extracts containing bioactive compounds that deliver proven health benefits.
AppleActiv is the functional food division of Leahy Orchards, a family-owned business and one of the largest producers of organic applesauce in North America. AppleActiv produces functional food ingredients that leverage the polyphenol and antioxidant properties of apple peel to help support healthy lifestyles, and a variety of age-related conditions.
Hunan Nutramax Inc. is one of the leading manufacturer of the Plant Extract, Fruit Concentration Juice/ Juice Power as well as Instant Tea Powder in China. We do all for the development of natural active ingredients and the technology of extract and separation, for using in the nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, health-food, functional beverage and cosmetics industries.Hunan Nutramax Inc. has 3 factories, which are all specializing in the production of plant extract. Our factories are equipped with GMP standard production lines and have passed the certificate of ISO9001,Kosher and Halal.Hunan Nutramax has its own R&D Center to research the products according to your demand. And the lab is equipped with GC, HPLC, UV-VIS, Atomic Absorption etc. to guarantee the quality of its products. Hunan Nutramax's main products,Hot Selling Series:Ginseng Extract (Pesticides residue free)Grape Skin Extract ResveratrolLutein & ZeaxanthinGinkgo Biloba ExtractBilberry ExtractCranberry ExtractSaffron ExtractRed Clover ExtractRhodiola Rosea ExtractMilk Thistle P.E.Mulberry P.E. DNJFruit Juice PowderRaspberry juice powderBlackcurrent juice powderBlueberry juice powderBilberry juice powderBlackcherry juice powder Instant Tea Series PowderInstant Green Tea PowderInstant Black Tea PowderInstant Oolong Tea PowderInstant Jasmine Tea PowderInstant Pu’er Tea Powder Sweetener SeriesLuo Han Guo P.E.Stevia P.E.Sweet Tea P.E.Neohesperidin & NHDCSex Enhancement SeriesTongkat Ali P.E.Yohimbine P.E.Epemedium P.E. IcariinWeight Loss SeriesRaspberry Extract Raspberry KetoneYacon ExtractIrvingia Gabonensis P.E.Gymema Sylvestre P.E.
Stratum Nutrition offers a portfolio of branded, value-added ingredients that are progressive, safe and reliable. These ingredients are based on consumer need, supported by science and the backing of a trusted multi-national company. As a Novus International business, Stratum leverages the Novus core competencies in nutritional research and innovation as well as the corporate commitment to sustainability by considering economic, environmental and social factors.
Founded in 1996, Polyphenolics is a science-driven organization dedicated to researching and developing innovative products using grape-seed-derived polyphenols to deliver condition-specific health benefits. As a division of Constellation Brands, Polyphenolics has access to an abundant supply of California-grown wine grapes and controls the entire manufacturing process, including the selection of grapes, separation of seeds, and extraction of polyphenolic bioactives. The company goes beyond federally mandated traceability requirements, documenting all aspects of growing, treating, and processing the grapes.
Natac is an award-winning Spanish company that develops and produces value-added Mediterranean herbal extracts with a focus on olive tree and grapevine-derived ingredients.Among Natac’s shareholders we count the world leaders in the production of olive trees and vine derivatives, both renowned Spanish companies. This allows us to develop and commercialize the best olive and grapevine extracts at very competitive prices.Regarding olive, Natac develops and produces extracts highly concentrated in oleuropein, hydroxytyrosol, and triterpenic acids as well as other value-added ingredients such as AllOlive.In relation to grapevine, Natac extracts and purifies grape pomace, skin, seed and lees as well as vine stems and leaves, among other, to offer high quality wine and vine-derived ingredients with high concentrations of polyphenols. In addition, Natac has also developed a Full Plant Profile grapevine extract: Natavid.In our large capacity plant in the South of Spain we produce the most requested Mediterranean extracts as well as tailor-made formulations for clients looking to differentiate their products from the competition with unique ingredients.In Madrid, our renowned R&D department is committed to constant innovation as evidenced by our revolutionary Full Plant Profile ingredients: a new concept of extract developed by Natac that respects the original plant profile and dramatically improves effectiveness.At Natac we supply scientifically documented ingredients and guarantee high production capacity and flexibility. We adapt to help you grow your business.
JRS manufactures fibers, excipients, and other raw materials with the highest quality standards, resulting in excellent natural ingredient solutions for the development and manufacture of products in the nutritional industry, among others, worldwide.
Indena is the world's leading company in the identification, development and production of plant-derived active principles for the Pharmaceutical, Health-Food and Personal Care industries.Backed by more than 90 years of botanical experience and more than 30 years in the health food market, we are one of the pioneer companies in the sector, among the first to offer the market high-end standardised extracts from edible plants with efficacy that is proven and reproducible over time.Our quality standards are those of the pharmaceutical sector and are applied to health-foods, meeting market-specific regulations and needs, including Analysis and Critical Control Points guidelines and Good Agricultural and Collection Practices.To know more please visit www.indena.com
Headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, WILD Flavors GmbH is one of the leading natural ingredients companies servicing the global food and beverage industry. It uniquely combines an 80-year heritage and knowledge in natural flavors, colors, ingredients and flavor systems with a presence of sophisticated creation, application and manufacturing sites in Europe, the Middle East, North America and Asia.
Capsugel is a global leader in providing innovative, high-quality dosage forms and solutions for the health care industry. The eleven global manufacturing locations in the Americas, Asia and Europe and unsurpassed service and support, Capsugel is a trusted partner to Health and Nutrition manufacturers and marketers, serving more than 4,000 customers in over 100 countries.
Valensa is a leading science-based innovator, developer, marketer and manufacturer of high quality natural product formulations and solutions for health and well-being. Valensa’s products are nature-based and are differentiated in the marketplace by their uniqueness, their positioning to meet condition specific needs and the high level of value they deliver to the consumer. The Company sees worldwide opportunities for health and well-being in both human and companion animal (pet) markets in the areas of nutraceutical supplements and specialized nutrition formulations
Ajinomoto NaturalSpecialities has been active for more than 60 years now, and is specialized in extraction and purification of botanicals. Today we are one of the leading polyphenol producers in the world.We are specialised in continuous counter-current extraction and have a specific experience in extracting polyphenols. Our total extraction capacity exceeds 6000 Tons of botanicals per yearWe have been producing tannic acids (also known as gallotannins) - since 1947. Tannic acids are hydrolysable polyphenols that are used in various markets such as brewery, oenology, food flavours and pharma.Tannic acid is a multi-functional ingredient whose main properties include: very strong anti-oxidant (ORAC > 40 000 µmol TE/g), metal complexation and proteins binding.
We have also developed a range of grape seed extracts – OmniVin.OmniVin is the grape seed extract with the highest amount in monomers (catechin & epicatechin) on the market.Last but not least, we also perform process development and contract extraction of botanicals and fermentation broths for major players of the industry.Feel free to visit our website for more information: www.natural-specialities.com
Qualitas Health develops high-value vegetarian food supplements and pharmaceutical ingredients based on microalgae. With deep experience and expertise in algae cultivation and extraction, Qualitas has developed a proprietary technology for strain selection, sustainable algae farming, harvesting and oil processing. This allows for the effective production of premium omega-3 algae oil for a wide range of applications.The company's flagship product is Almega PL™, a vegetarian, EPA-rich, polar lipid-structured omega-3 oil with superior bioavailability. Sourced from microalgae with high levels of long-chained EPA, Almega PL has a polar-lipid structure that’s easy for the body to digest and absorb.There are five important reasons to choose Almega PL, source, composition, sustainability, ratio and control:1. Source matters - Non-GMO, vegetarian microalgae. Almega PL delivers long-chain poly-unsaturated fatty acids (LC-PUFAs), which provide the health benefits consumers most frequently associate with omega-3s. Almega PL is derived from a non-GMO, naturally occurring strain of microalgae, Nannochloropsis Oculata that was cultivated by Qualitas Health. 2. Composition matters - polar-lipid structure. Consumers want the health benefits of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids without the digestive difficulties and repeating commonly associated with fish oil. Almega PL’s microalgae strain features a unique polar-lipid (phospholipid and glycolipid) structure. Research indicates that omega-3s bound to polar lipids (found in microalgae and krill) are easier to absorb and digest than omega-3s bound to triglycerides (found in cold-water fish). In fact, a recently published clinical study found that gram for gram, Almega PL offers better EPA uptake into blood plasma than krill oil. 3. Sustainability matters - Renewable and ecologically friendly algae farming. Almega PL microalgae does not disrupt the delicate marine ecosystem. Algae are grown on farms in open ponds on non-arable lands in West Texas that require no fresh water. The farms recycle the harvest water and use sunlight as the primary energy source. Once harvested, Almega PL microalgae are processed using a proprietary, hexane-free process (wet oil extraction) that maintains the oil’s valuable polar-lipid structure while keeping the energy footprint low. 4. Ratio Matters – Rich in EPA. Almega PL is uniquely rich in EPA (~25%). While EPA and DHA are both essential to maintaining good health, clinical research has shown that omega-3s with high levels of unopposed EPA (unopposed EPA is the EPA content minus DHA content) benefit specific health functions: Mood. Studies exploring a range of mood-related conditions, including low mood while pregnant, found that omega-3 sources with unopposed EPA:
Were associated with positive mood
Helped to maintain mental well-being
Supported a healthy mood
Cardiovascular health. Research on the heart-health benefits of omega-3s indicates that those with higher EPA levels help support healthy triglyceride levels, without having adverse effects on LDL cholesterol levels.5. Control matters - Vertically integrated, fully controlled supply chain. Almega PL is produced by Qualitas Health, a vertically integrated company that controls the farming, extraction and standardization of Almega PL. Almega PL is standardized to contain a minimum of 25% EPA and 15% polar lipids.The company has already successfully completed several integrated, long-term pilot studies in Israel and the US validating its technology. In the fall of 2012, the company successfully completed a 12-month pilot algae growth project in the north of Israel, optimizing its process parameters and sustainability protocols while maintaining high omega-3 yields. The Qualitas Health team is highly experienced in algae cultivation, having designed, built and operated integrated commercial algae farms for more than a decade. The team’s founder and Chief Technology Officer, Dr. Isaac Berzin, is a renowned pioneer in algae-based products, and has deep experience in the development of large-scale algae cultivation systems. Almega PL’s “Factor of Five” addresses multiple consumer needs across categories and is poised as an important innovation in the large and growing omega-3 market.
INNOBIO has grown into a leading manufacturer of functional ingredients since its establishment in 2003. INNOBIO excels in its independent research and development, shows strength in the professional large-scale production, and is well known for its worldwide marketing and distribution. The company motto, “Based in Nature, Full of Health”, is INNOBIO’s commitment to provide the essence of nature’s best ingredients with all the original health benefits intact and unchanged.INNOBIO has varied lines of products, including microencapsulated lipid powders, specialty fatty acids, natural carotenoids, branched-chain amino acids, and more by the ODM services. Its scientific expertise allows INNOBIO to apply products in various forms and diverse areas, such as foods, nutrition, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics. Through the ODM services, INNOBIO supports its customers with solutions to complex formulation problems. INNOBIO takes quality as the foundation of its production. All lines of ingredients at INNOBIO are manufactured under the strictest quality guidelines in the industry. INNOBIO has well maintained its quality certifications of cGMP, ISO9001 and HACCP.In the current world of constant changing, new market opportunities develop rapidly. INNOBIO is proud to meet customers’ needs with continuous innovation, customized solutions, and competitive pricing while maintaining high quality and unique lines of production options. Please contact INNOBIO for your special ingredient requests today and get satisfied tomorrow.
History:Farbest is a well established privately held company celebrating its 59th anniversary in 2014. Farbest has always been an ingredient supplier to the largest and smallest manufacturers. Today Farbest imports ingredients from all over the world for distribution to food, beverage, supplement and pet food manufacturers.
Philosophy/Mission:Today, many companies claim to be focused on their customers and their needs, but few put that philosophy into practice. At Farbest, the customer always comes first. By providing the highest quality food and nutritional ingredients based on extensive experience, Farbest personnel are always striving to provide the customer with what the customer thinks is important. A team of helpful customer service specialists backs up every sales representative at Farbest. They are trained to make your needs a priority, provide you with answers, and make things happen.
We are a Nutra-BioSciences company formed in 2003, headquartered in Walnut, CA, with an emphasis on safe and effective delivery technology. Our aim is to focus on delivery both to the human body, via improving the efficacy of nutrients, compounds and drugs, as well as the delivery of water-insoluble nutrients into food, beverage and supplements, for example Omega-3 EPA DHA, Resveratrol, CoQ10, Lutein and Medium Chain Triglycerides etc…
BioPQQ® was awarded Engredea's award, “Ingredient with the Best Science” in 2013 for MGC’s pursuit of clinical trials and deep investigation into Pyrroloquinoline Quinone Disodium Salt, (PQQ). Manufactured in Japan with the highest of quality standards BioPQQ is the only clinically tested, the only pure, and the only natural PQQ ingredient available. It is also the only PQQ filed with the FDA as a NDI!
The extracts of IPRONA`s trademark BerryPharma® are produced at the manufacturing site in Lana, Italy. The BerryPharma® brand is internationally recognized for scientific evidence based polyphenol extracts. IPRONA´s BerryPharma® Extracts include
Elderberry – we run the world´s largest cultivation and manufacturing operation for the most active Sambucus nigra-variety – “Haschberg”
Blackcurrant – we source only from Europe to ensure the highest Delphinidin-Rutinoside content required for Microcirculation recipes
Aronia – we have our own plantations and are one of the earliest to identify the merits of this powerful anti-oxidant fruit for detoxification
Bilberry – we have our own collection system for the wild berries, the right ones for active extracts
BerryPharma® Extracts are manufactured with a unique proprietary water based extraction process, which ensures
The maximum retention of polyphenols, minerals, trace elements and other nutrients
Taste, Flavor and Natural Color retained
No alcohol during or after processing
BerryPharma® Extracts have a long history of clinical evidence to support claims and formulations. Studies include
Upper respiratory tract infection
Dilatation of microcapillary and reduction of Alzheimer nanoplaque formation
Vision improvement through improved endothelial function
Traditional medicine documentation back to the 17th century
Our liquid or powdered products are designed for the food, nutritional, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industry.
Founded in 1895, Nexira is a global leader in natural ingredients and botanical extracts for food, nutrition, and dietary supplements.Nexira first built its reputation as the world leader in acacia gum and now manufactures a wide range of natural ingredients with proven health benefits, such as the flagship brand Exocyan™, a cranberry extract standardized in polyphenols and proanthocyanidins (PACs) from 1 to 70% and recognized for its benefits in preventing urinary tract infections.Nexira also promotes Fibregum™, an all-natural and GMO-free source of soluble dietary fiber. Offering a minimum of 90% fiber and associated health benefits, Fibregum™ is clean label - and, because it is 100% vegetable and available in organic grades, highly appealing to consumers.Clinical studies have demonstrated the numerous health benefits of Fibregum™ and its prebiotic properties at a daily dose of six grams.Nexira offers nutritional and natural ingredients for weight management, anti-stress, sports nutrition, digestive health and cardiovascular:- Cacti-Nea™: A cactus fruit extract with weight-management properties.- NeOpuntia™: A patented, healthy, lipophilic fiber from cactus leaves.- ViNitrox™: A nitric oxide booster and healthy performance enhancer.- ID-alG™: A seaweed extract clinically tested for weight management.- Exocyan™ a cranberry extract standardized in proanthocyanidins (PACs).With the new state-of-the-art facility in Europe, Nexira has expanded its production capacities and enriched its portfolio with high-quality botanical extracts (acerola, desert date, devil’s claw, green coffee, green tea, passion flower, etc.)
Soft Gel Technologies, Inc. (SGTI) is a full-service contract manufacturer, specializing in providing marketers with premium quality dietary supplements in a soft gelatin capsule delivery system. SGTI is dedicated to the production and marketing of branded products and turnkey custom formulations exclusively to the nutraceutical industry. We have earned many U.S. patents, most of which are for significant technological breakthroughs in the area of nutrient bioavailability.
Aker BioMarine Antarctic is a vertically integrated biotechnology company dedicated to the sustainable harvest of krill and development of krill-derived biotech products. The company supplies biomarine ingredients through a fully traceable value chain.Aker’s ingredient brand, Superba™ Krill, is a pure, natural source of the omega-3 fatty acids EPA & DHA and the naturally occurring antioxidant astaxanthin. Superba™ Krill’s omega-3s are largely bound to phospholipids, which are better recognized and utilized by the body. In vitro, in vivo and human clinical research has demonstrated the safety, efficacy and superiority of Superba™ Krill over other omega-3 sources in several areas, including heart and brain health.Superba™ Krill is more bio-efficient than other forms of omega-3s, which translates to smaller capsules and easier digestion. This in turn promotes a better user experience and offers consumers an alternative to current omega-3 options.Harvested in the Southern Ocean around Antarctica, Aker BioMarine’s Superba™ Krill comes from the cleanest, most pristine environment on Earth. Further, only Aker's krill fishery has been awarded Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) Certification, which guarantees its operations are sustainable and 100% traceable from sea to shelf.