Morristown, NJ—With transparency a key concern for many consumer, PLT Health Solutions launched the PLT360 program at SupplySide West. Devin Stagg, vice president of strategy and business development at PLT Health Solutions, explained, “Trust builds brands.”

dna testing

In a panel discussion about botanical testing methods during SupplySide West, industry experts addressed a top-of-mind issue: DNA testing. Elan Sudberg, CEO of Alkemist Laboratories, noted that DNA-Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is “newer and better than DNA barcoding.”

supplyside

Seven esteemed experts on dietary supplements regulations kicked off the Wednesday morning SupplySide West program with a panel discussion about the state of the dietary supplements industry and which issues might surface in the near future.

CRN

Washington, D.C.—Industry members have a lot to learn from the opinions expressed by a U.S. District judge in the case of the United States versus Bayer Corp., according to Steve Mister, Esq., president and CEO of the Council for Responsible Nutrition.
 

shilajit

New Brunswick, NJ—New research published in Andrologia suggests that a branded shilajit (PrimaVie from Natreon, published here) increased free and total testosterone levels in healthy men.

beneoBENEO has launched Palatinose, a sweetener derived from beet sugar that offers energy in a balanced and sustained way. The company says the sweetener provides body cell energy in a way that promotes enhanced fat oxidation during physical activity.
201 Littleton Rd., 1st Fl., Morris Plains, NJ 07950, www.beneo.com

glanbiaGlanbia Nutritionals’ OmniMEGA Advanced Omega-3 Powder can be formulated into multi-ingredient tablets, capsules, caplets and ready-to-mix products.  OmniMEGA is comprised of omega-3 fatty acids from fish oil that are bound to a beta-cyclodextrin backbone. It also offers superior bioavailability and stability, according to the company.

Monk FruitMonk Fruit Corp. has launched Sweet-Delicious monk fruit juice. The company says this ingredient lets formulators reduce or replace added sugar and achieve a clean-label. Sweet-Delicious monk fruit juice is GRAS.
419 E. Rockland Rd., Libertyville, IL 60048, www.monkfruitcorp.com

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, October 2015

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