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To capture a fickle consumer’s attention, and their purchase, food developers should use ingredients that consumers understand. This is especially true when using sweeteners because the category is filled with misconceptions. Sugar, corn syrups and particularly high fructose corn syrups,...
Discover profitability through the right combination of formulation, filling equipment and capsule and optimize manufacturing to fully exploit the superior capsule integrity and consistency provided with Capsugel capsules. Case studies from the field provided by Technical Service and Quality Managers...
Conventional wisdom says product development can be quick, innovative or inexpensive but not all three. Boston BioPharm is anything but conventional. Boston Biopharm delivers nutraceuticals like no one else: we develop and substantiate the formula claims with published data, use...
Dr. Paul Lohmann, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialty mineral salts with over 125 years of experience, offers more than 350 products. Our product line includes various salts of; Ammonium, Calcium, Iron, Magnesium, Potassium, Sodium, Zinc and several...
Patents have now been granted in more than 30 countries for Nutraceutix’s probiotic delivery system, BIO-tract®.Unlike powders, capsules and cultured foods, BIO-tract tablets protect probiotics from damaging stomach acids, then release live organisms over time to the upper and lower...
The oral bioavailability of many botanical extracts is erratic and poor, but it can be improved by using new delivery systems. The Indena’s Phytosome® technology can optimize the bioavailability of selected phytochemicals.
Technical / white paper
Stress is a growing issue associated with our modern lifestyle and it represents one of the most common source of health problems (WHO).The gut, with its 100 million neurons, is also known as our “second brain”: we now know that...
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Oat beta-glucan has clinically proven health benefits in cholesterol reduction, blood glucose control and digestive health. Learn about the market-leading brand, OatWell®, through an interactive webinar about applications, science and marketing.
The safety of foods, dietary supplements and pharmaceutical products is a major concern for consumers, governments and the nutrition industry. Mitigating risks through a comprehensive quality control and assurance program not only makes good business sense, it can actually lead...
Technical / white paper
Do all nutritional supplements consumed, or all topically applied products provide optimal benefits? Bioavailability and uptake in the body are key factors. A lot depends upon how well they are absorbed along their delivery route. Bioavailability encompasses availability, absorption, retention...
Pharmachem Laboratories, Inc., Kearny, NJ, is a family of companies specializing in the manufacture and supply of custom and branded nutritional ingredients, as well as process services. The Company, founded in 1978, is a NOP-Certified organic handler and processor providing its customers with a variety of ingredients--vitamins, minerals, herbs and botanicals--to produce the purest, most wholesome dietary supplements and food products. Pharmachem is a vertically integrated company, focused on adding “value,” to its ingredients at every step in the production process.
Since 1992, Bifodan has specialized in the development and supply of innovative, turn-key and customized probiotic solutions for the pharmaceutical and dietary supplement industries.
With premier quality management systems and quick turn-around time, Silliker provides extensive microbiology and chemistry testing services, stability trials and pathogen challenge studies to support your new product development needs.
Naturex manufactures natural specialty ingredients for the Food & Beverage, Nutrition & Health and Personal Care industries. Headquartered in France, Naturex employs over 1400 people and has 15 production units located in Europe (France, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Poland and England), the United States (New Jersey and California), Brazil, Australia, Morocco and India. The group also has several sales offices worldwide.
Natural Health Science (NHS) is the exclusive North American supplier of Pycnogenol® French maritime pine bark extract.
New Francisco Biotechnology Corporation (NFBC) is one of the world’s leading suppliers of innovative prebiotics products for food, pharmaceutical, and feed applications. A 20-year experience in saccharide production and various international quality management systems such as ISO9001, ISO22000, QS Production, HALAL, OU Kosher, GMO-FREE IP, and SA8000 certificates have guaranteed premium quality of a series of international-grade oligosaccharide King-Prebiotics® products that are manufactured from 100% imported raw materials (i.e. lactose and starch). The “King-Prebiotics” products are in full compliance with EN, JAS, and FDA, and have gained international recognition.
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. 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.
BENEO's functional ingredients are derived from the natural sources chicory root, sugar beet, rice and wheat. Providing nutritional and technical benefits, they help food manufacturers to produce healthy and more balanced products. BENEO’s ingredients enable the development of products supporting weight management, digestive, bone and dental health but also giving energy for mental & physical performance. Moreover, they improve the taste and texture of food and beverages as well as their nutritional value by replacing fat and sugar as well as enriching fibre and protein.BENEO’s inulin and oligofructose are active prebiotic fibres from chicory root promoting the balance of the intestinal flora and the absorption of minerals such as calcium. Its sugar replacer isomalt is the only one derived from sugar and No 1 ingredient in sugar-free hard-candy. Isomaltulose by BENEO is the only fully digestible and low glycemic sugar providing prolonged energy in the form of glucose. BENEO’s rice derivatives include natural and organic derivatives such as flours, starches, bran, syrups, proteins and concentrates.
Sensus is a fast-growing company that produces the innovative food ingredients Frutafit® inulin and Frutalose® oligofructose. These ingredients come from a natural source, the chicory root. They contribute significantly to the development and positioning of healthy food products.
The 60-plus year old company that has been a fixture in the natural products and food & beverage industries – first as a representative firm and then a distributor – is a supplier of ingredient solutions to consumer products companies and a strategic market development partner of ingredient supply companies around the world. Over the past decade, the company has become a supplier of globally-sourced, proprietary, branded ingredients that are marketed to consumer products companies with clinical, regulatory, intellectual property and formulation support. Accompanying this evolution has been the addition of scientific, regulatory and marketing personnel.