Supplier Briefs (December 2010)

Helios CORP and Sunbio announced that they received new dietary ingredient (NDI) approval for EstroG-100. The firm says that its menopause-support ingredient underwent a...

Supplier Briefs January 2011

Blue California of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA announced that its L-TeaActive L-theanine ingredient has achieved GRAS status. A new published study indicates that a lower...

Branded Ingredient May Improve Memory Recall

Migdal HaEmeq, Israel—Clinical Interventions in Aging has published data indicating that elderly individuals with memory recall problems may benefit from taking a...

NIST Says the Time Is Ripe for Berry Standards

Gaithersburg, MD—The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has put out reference materials for supplements that include Vaccinium berries. New to its library...

High-Priced Sugar Spurs Product Shuffling

Buckinghamshire, UK—Elevated prices among commodities such as sugar are forcing food manufacturers to reformulate products with alternative sweeteners. Despite the general trend away from...

New Menopause Ingredient Guidelines Developed

  Bloomington, IN—Helios Corporation and Sunbio recently launched the Safety vs. Uncertainty Initiative in an effort to clarify viable, safe active ingredients in the menopause...

New Application for Pycnogenol Announced

Hoboken, NJ—New research published in the Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture indicates there may be a new application for a well-known...

Record Exhibit Hall at SupplySide West 2010

Las Vegas, NV—More than 1,200 exhibit booths (with 779 total companies) and a packed educational session drew 8,500 industry members to this year’s SupplySide...

Supplier Briefs (November 2010)

Vita-Tech International, Inc. of Tustin, CA now has extra manufacturing capacity, more analytical laboratory services and additional technical team members. Heavy metals testing and...

Resveratrol Ingredient Linked to French Paradox in Humans

Kaiseraugst, Switzerland — Nutrition, Metabolism & Cardiovascular Diseases printed what is being called the first published human study that shows resveratrol supplementation offers the...