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ChromaDex

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.

Marinova Pty. Ltd. – Australia

Marinova is an Australian biotechnology company dedicated to the research, development and manufacture of innovative marine plant extracts for dietary supplement, skincare and pharmaceutical applications. The company specializes in high purity fucoidan compounds - complex sulphated polysaccharides derived from brown seaweed. Fucoidans are safe, natural and effective nutraceutical ingredients with wide ranging benefits and bioactivities. Primarily known for their potent anti-viral and anti-inflammatory properties, these remarkable extracts are now being recognized for their anti-aging, gut health and immune priming potential.

Cerule, L.L.C.

Cerule is a trusted provider and creator of “Algaceuticals”, a new category of scientifically researched, high-quality, natural algae-based ingredients, which deliver proven health benefits. Cerule is a family-owned business with a 15-year history as a manufacturer committed to research, innovation, and delivering proven results. As a trusted provider of Algaceuticals, Cerule embraces integrity of operations, controlling the manufacturing process from start to finish and ensuring the highest quality possible.Cerule’s Algaceuticals are used in nutraceutical applications that apply the bioactive properties of algae to promote and restore human health. Cerule works with formulators on solutions that address joint health, healthy aging, cognitive health, eye health, and healthy immune function and modulation. Cerule also works with healthcare professionals in offering algae-based extracts that deliver potent bioactive results in high-quality supplements.Cerule is based in Klamath Falls, Oregon. For more information on Cerule and its unique algae-based extracts, visit www.cyactiv.com

Leahy Orchards, Inc.

AppleActiv™ is a Certified organic ingredient made from Leahy DAPP™ (dried apple peel powder). This ingredient is produced in a cGMP facility by Leahy Orchards, one of the largest producers of organic applesauce in North America. AppleActiv supports body systems and contributes to healthy aging. The list of benefits from whole apples is extensive. In fact, the peels contain up to six times as many nutrients as the apple flesh. AppleActiv  contains a high level of polyphenol antioxidants, as well as other smaller, easily absorbed antioxidant components that provide antioxidant protection to cells.

Wacker Chemicals Corporation

WACKER offers tailored and innovative solutions and products for the functional food and nutraceutical industry. For example molecular encapsulation solutions for odor or taste masking, to stabilize sensitive ingredients or to increase the bioavailability of certain ingredients, like curcumin. Our CAVAMAX® W8 curcumin is a highly bioavailable curcumin product for dietary supplement applications. Recent clinical studies showed that CAVAMAX® W8 curcumin increased the relative bioavailability of all curcuminoids in comparison to unformulated curcumin extract up to forty-five times.WACKER offers also a soluble dietary that is scientifically proven to significantly reduce the post-prandial glycaemic response. This fiber CAVAMAX® W6 is a naturally occurring oligosaccharide derived from starch. WACKER also produces a high-quality range of non-human, non-animal derived L-cysteine products. Starting from raw materials of vegetable origin and inorganic trace elements, these products are manufactured by our patented fermentation process and therefore are approved for the use in vegetarian, kosher and halal foods.WACKER’s team of experts and local specialists focus on market needs and support our customers worldwide in developing new products. With a 16,300-strong workforce, 24 production sites in Europe, Americas and Asia, and over 100 subsidiaries and sales offices worldwide, we have established a strong presence in all key economic regions and growth markets.

Hunan NutraMax Inc.

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.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.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. 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

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.

Purextract

Purextract is a French-based Company, leader in the extraction process of highly purified pine bark extract….not only!

Polyphenolics

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… When it comes to Olive

Natac is an award-winning company that develops and produces innovative and value-added Mediterranean herbal extracts and functional lipids with a focus on olive tree-derived ingredients.

JRS PHARMA LP

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: botanical ingredients for the Health Food industry

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

About WILD Flavors GmbH

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

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 International

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 OmniChem NaturalSpecialities

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

INNOBIO Limited

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.

Farbest Brands

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.

VIRUN®

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…

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Co, Inc. (MGC)

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!

Nexira Inc.

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 50% and recognized for its benefits in UTIs and oral care.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, guarana, green tea, green coffee, passion flower, etc.)

BerryPharma® - the Expert in Berry Extracts

BerryPharma® extracts are produced at the Iprona AG manufacturing site in Lana, Italy.  The BerryPharma® brand is recognized internationally for standardized polyphenols extracted using the most modern ultra filtration technology.      In addition, our polyphenol production technology also includes high grade ethanol extraction for pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals.  BerryPharma® Extracts are produced from European red fruits which are contracted from Growers covering many European regions including France, Austria, Poland, Serbia, Hungary, Germany, Ukraine and Scandinavia. Polyphenols are extracted from Elderberry, Elder Flower, Blackcurrant, Bilberry and Aronia. Extracts are available as both liquids and powders.BerryPharma® also provides customised product development solutions.BerryPharma® Extracts are supported by extensive laboratory analysis at our own laboratory facilities as well as external institutions. In addition, we also endorse our extracts through clinical trials to substantiate the potential health claims. 

Honsea Sunshine Biotech Co. Ltd.

Honsea Sunshine Biotech, founded in 2001, is a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts. Over the past 14 years, Honsea dedicated to Supercritical fluid CO2 extraction, Honsea is the first company to realized mass production of Supercritical fluid CO2 extraction in China, Honsea has brought to market more than 50 standardized botanical extracts extracted by Supercritical fluid CO2 extraction. Honsea's mission is to supply the finest raw materials to provide innovative solutions to the dietary supplement, cosmetic, specialty chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Honsea's specialized services include custom product development, technical support and testing lab facilities. Committed and dedicated to the principles of innovation, tradition, and research, Honsea supplies high-quality innovative, standardized herbal extracts, the natural extracts are derived from botanicals with a long history of traditional food, medicinal, and cosmetic use. Honsea has recognized trademarked ingredients such as MagnoPro®, RosActiv®, PomePunic®, SeabuPure®, JasmineNat®.

Changsha Organic Herb Inc. Plant Extracts supplier

Globe Supplier for Plant Extracts, Herbal & Botanical Extracts, Mushroon Extract from China. Banaba Extract Corosolic acid, Baobab Fruit Extract, Bilberry Extract Anthocyanidins, Neohesperidin Dihydrochalcone, Blueberry Leaf Extract, Borage Oil Powder GLA, Bulgarian Tribulus Terrestris Extract Protodioscin Saponins, Angelica Ligustilide Ferulic acid, Cordyceps Polysaccharides Cordyceptic Acid adenosine, Cranberry OPC, Devil's Claw harpogosides, Algal oil Extract DHA, Dragon's Blood Extract Pterostilbene, Evening Primrose Oil Powder Gamma-Linolenic Acid, Feverfew Leaf Extract Parthenolide, Flax Seed Extract SDG Secoisolariciresinol Diglucoside, Giant Knotweed Extract Resveratrol, Ginger Extract Gingerols, Ginseng Extract Ginsenosides, Green Coffee Bean Extract, Hawthorn Leaf Extract Flavinoid, Magnolol, Honokiol, Milk Thistle Extract (water soluble) Silybins, Mulberry Leaf Extract 1-deoxynojirimycin DNJ, Olive Leaf Extract Oleuropein, Purple sweet potato red pigment, Red Clover Extract Isoflavones, Red Raspberry Extract raspberry ketone, Resveratrol CWS, Rhodiola Rosea Extract Rosavins, Safflower yellow pigment, Schisandrae Chinensis Extract Schisandrins, Soybean Extract, Irvingia Gabonensis Extract, Myricetin, Dihydromyricetin DMY, Phosphatidylserine PS.Free Analysis Program: Even if you are not our customer, if you have problems or puzzling questions involving plant extracts, we are always willing to help find the answers for you at any time, if you want to test your Chinese suppliers' products, our in-house laboratory can analyze them for your free of charge. We have GC, GC-MS, HPLC, HPLC-ELSD, UV and AA.

Soft Gel Technologies, Inc.

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

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.

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