Supplier Briefs: September 2011

Santa Ana, CA-based Robinson Pharma announced that its glucosamine formulations received approval letters from the U.S. Pharmacopeia. Premium Ingredients International changed its name to Prinova....

Supplier Briefs: October 2011

Oslo, Norway-based Hofseth Biocare chose TSI Health Sciences of Missoula, MT to  distribute its omega-3 ingredients. According to a press statement, “Hofseth Biocare holds...

Supplier Briefs: June 2011

Biothera of Eagan, MN received a Superior rating from AIB International during a good manufacturing practices audit of its distribution center. EPAX AS of Aalesund,...

NutrAward Finalists Announced

Anaheim, CA—Six eager companies are waiting to find out if they have won this year’s NutrAward, an annual award that honors firms that have...

Branded Ingredient Benefits Menopausal Women

Santa Fe, MN­–New data published in Phytotherapy Research indicates that an herbal combination ingredient benefits women in all phases of menopause. The combination of Cynanchum...

Probiotics Help Prevent Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is in the health records of 50 million Americans, according to the American Heart Association. One is considered to have this disease...

Vitamin E, Antioxidants and Niacin Benefit the Heart

Hadley, MA—A combination of vitamin E (delta tocotrienols), antioxidant polyphenols and niacin may support heart health by reducing inflammation. Researchers from the University of Missouri-Kansas...

Avocado for Natural Coloring

University Park, PA—The fruit of an avocado may be green, but its seed may be helpful as a totally different natural coloring agent. Scientists from...

Study Proves Anti-Aging Benefits of Collagen Matrix

Newport Beach, CA—Research published in the Journal of Clinical Interventions in Aging indicates that an oral collagen combination ingredient may reduce signs of aging. Researchers...

Study Says Antarctic Krill Harvesting Doesn’t Negatively Affect Ecosystem

Halifax, NS, Canada—Some have shied away from omega 3-rich krill oil with the belief that krill fishing endangers the ecosystem. A new study published...