Bioriginal of Saskatoon, Canada, updated its Web site,, with a fresh look, user-friendly navigation and new content.

Aker BioMarine of Oslo, Norway, won Nutraceutical Business & Technology’s Most Effective Marketing Campaign award at Vitafoods Europe in Geneva, Switzerland. The company won for its Superba Krill oil launch in the United Kingdom.

Meanwhile, Eagan, MN-based Biothera won the Outstanding Application in Health Management at Vitafoods Europe for its Wellmune WGP immune health ingredient. The company also announced that its ingredient is now a part of Prebiotic Freeze Pops from Fun Treats.

Kemin of Des Moines, IA, is now a platinum sponsor of the Ocular Nutrition Society.

Helios Corp., based in Santa Fe, NM, announced that Function Please, LLC is using its Transport C-PLUS ingredient in a liquid shot called Immunity Please.

Xsto Solutions of Morristown, NJ, partnered with Kappa Bioscience to create a new method to measure how many trans- versus cis-isomers are in its K2 MK-7. In other news, Xsto launched a new Web site focusing on their services/solutions and product offerings at

A one-day Palm Oil Technology Symposium will be held August 27 at the Hilton-University of Florida Conference Center in Gainesville, FL. Speakers will discuss current developments of palm oil in Malaysia and the health benefits of red palm oil and its phytonutrients. Registration and meals are free. To register, contact Bryan See at (732)906-1901,

Published in WholeFoods Magazine, August 2013