Lonza Partners with Glanbia’s Direct-to-Consumer Brand

Basel, Switzerland—Lonza has announced a partnership with Body&Fit, Glanbia Performance Nutrition’s direct-to-consumer brand.

The brand will use Lonza’s DUOCAP capsule portfolio and specialty nutrition ingredients, a press release on the topic explains. The capsule-in-a-capsule design allows combined dosing of otherwise-incompatible ingredients.

Body&Fit has already launched Beauty Skin Duo and Pro B Duo using the DUOCAP technology, with plans to expand the line to include products for immune health an sleep, mood, and anxiety.

Body&Fit is also developing a joint health and support supplement using Lonza’s UC-II undenatured type II collagen ingredient.

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“This collaboration with Body&Fit is a perfect showcase of our combined expertise in providing high-quality sports nutrition and dietary supplements in unique dose delivery formats,” said Roel van de Put, Business Development Manager, Lonza, in the press release. “We are excited to work with Body&Fit to help consumers live a fitter and healthier lifestyle with new and innovative nutrition products.”

“Body&Fit, just like Lonza, is constantly looking for unique solutions to bring truly innovative products to the market,” added Szabina Pál, Product Development Manager for the tablet and capsule portfolio at Body&Fit. “Lonza’s cutting-edge technologies, premium ingredients, and forward-thinking concepts are the perfect fit with our vision, mission, and business model. We are very excited to combine our strengths to maximize our potential.”