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Brassica is an innovator in the research and development of nutritional ingredients derived from cruciferous vegetables, specifically broccoli. Broccoli is a rich source of glucoraphanin, the most potent naturally occurring inducer of phase 2 detoxification enzymes – your body’s natural defense system

Ganeden Biotech

Founded in 1997, Cleveland, Ohio-based Ganeden Biotech is at the forefront of probiotic research and product development with an extensive library of published studies and more than 100 patents for probiotic technologies in the food, beverage, animal health, and personal care ingredients markets.Ganeden is best known for GanedenBC30® (Bacillus coagulans GBI-30, 6086), its patented, FDA GRAS probiotic ingredient found in more than 100 leading food and beverage products around the world. GanedenBC30 is a spore-forming probiotic that is able to survive baking, boiling, freezing and pressure; does not require refrigeration; survives gastric acidity; and has up to a three-year shelf life. It is ideally suited for almost any food, beverage or companion animal application. Ganeden's newest ingredient, BonicelTM, is the first science-backed, probiotic-derived, personal care ingredient.  Bonicel is the trademarked name for the supernatant produced by GanedenBC30 and has been shown in four clinical studies to increase skin hydration and elasticity and reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, roughness, pore size and redness. It can easily be incorporated into virtually any lotion, cream, soap, shampoo, lip balm or other personal care product. Ganeden is more than an ingredient supplier; Ganeden works with its clients as a partner, taking special care to add value from initial contact to product launch and beyond. Email Address:  info@ganedenbiotech.comPhone:  (440) 229-5200Website:  www.GanedenBiotech.comCompany Address:  5800 Landerbrook Drive, Suite 300, Mayfield Heights, OH 44124

Natreon Inc.

Published July 11 in the online edition of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, the latest findings indicate that high concentrations of marine omega-3-fatty acids in blood are associated with a 71% increased risk of high-grade prostate cancer.


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.

BerryPharma® - the Expert in Berry Extracts

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 Maximum Bioavailability Taste, Flavor and Natural Color retained Solubility guaranteed 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.

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.

BGG (Beijing Gingko Group)

BGG (Beijing Gingko Group) is a global leader in the manufacture and sourcing of clinically-supported ingredients for the dietary supplement, cosmetics, and food and beverage industries.For over 20 years BGG has provided the highest quality, natural ingredients to clients world-wide. We start with the highest quality, wild-crafted, organic and non-GMO raw materials and produce natural health products and nutritional solutions that aid and enhance people’s well-being and quality of life.

Faravelli Inc, a Faravelli Group company

Faravelli Inc is operating in the North America market since April 2014. It is the first company of Faravelli Group in the US, offering to North American industry manufacturers a large portfolio of high-quality ingredients and raw materials, designed to provide clients with the highest levels of customer service and personal attention.Whether you are looking for food, beverage, nutraceutical, dairy, feed raw materials—or anything in between—you can find unique solutions.Our commitment is based on some well-established values, guiding our daily work, such as the deep knowledge of the market, transparency, extreme quality of our products and services, steady and long lasting relationships with suppliers and customers, R&D investments, marketing and innovation, human resources.Faravelli Inc’s innovative range of nutraceuticals offer solutions for anti-aging, cognitive function, women’s health, eye health, weight management and immune system protection.Products portfolio includes minerals, eccipients, yeasts, antioxidants, sugar and derivates, vitamins, proteins, fibres, herbal extracts, weight control agents, cholesterol control actives, immune system boostes, natural carotenoids, etc.Whatever nutra ingredients you need, Faravelli Inc’s superior make us the right choice to be your food ingredient distributor.

Indena: the botanical ingredient of Health Food industry

Indena is the world's leading company dedicated to the identification, development and production of active principles derived from plants, for use in the pharmaceutical, health food and cosmetics industries.

Metabolon, Inc.

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.

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.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

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.

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

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 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.)


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

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 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. 

Leahy Orchards, Inc.

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.

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