• LycoRed Receives FDA Approval for Food Coloring; Unveils New Corporate Image

    March 1, 2006
    LycoRed Receives FDA Approval for Food Coloring; Unveils New Corporate Image LycoRed Ltd., Beer Sheva, Israel, has received FDA approval for the use of Tomat-O-Red, natural tomato lyco­pene, as a food coloring. The approval allows the company to…

  • Kaneka Completes Expansion of CoQ10 Production Facilities

    March 1, 2006
    Kaneka Completes Expansion of CoQ10 Production Facilities Kaneka Corp., Osaka, Japan, has completed the planned expansion of its CoQ10 facilities in Takasago, Japan, and has begun commercial shipment of KanekaQ10 to customers after meeting the requi…

  • NPRI Partners With Aloecorp on New Product Development

    March 1, 2006
    NPRI Partners With Aloecorp on New Product Development Nutri Pharmaceuticals Research, Inc. (NPRI), Las Vegas, NV, has entered into a product development and supply partnership with Aloecorp, Inc., Lacey, WA. Aloecorp will supply NPRI with a dried…

  • Symrise Acquires Kaden Biochemicals

    March 1, 2006
    Symrise Acquires Kaden Biochemicals Symrise, Holzminden, Germany, has acquired Kaden Biochemicals, Hamburg, Germany. Symrise will continue its pattern of growth in the fields of fragrances, flavors and cosmetic ingredients thanks to Kaden’s h…

  • CNS Announces Purchase of FiberChoice Patents

    March 1, 2006
    CNS Announces Purchase of FiberChoice Patents CNS, Inc. (CNXS), the Breathe Right company, Minneapolis, MN, has purchased an $8 million portfolio of do­mestic and international patents and patents pending related to the FiberChoice brand from On…

  • Orafti Unites Functional

    March 1, 2006
    Orafti Unites Functional Food Ingredients Under Beneo Umbrella Orafti Group, Malvern, PA, has unified all levels of marketing under the proprietary brand name Beneo. The advantages of the change to Beneo begin with a single identity for the prod…

  • Robinson Pharma Expands Capabilities

    March 1, 2006
    Robinson Pharma Expands Capabilities Robinson Pharma, Santa Ana, CA, will add eight additional softgel lines to its manufacturing operation this month. The expansion will increase the total line capacity to 18, making Robinson the largest supplier o…

  • Indena's Cosmetic Fluid Extract Lines Move to Greentech

    March 1, 2006
    Indena’s Cosmetic Fluid Extract Lines Move to Greentech Idena, Milan, Italy, has disclosed a preliminary agreement to transfer its cosmetic fluid extract lines, including the Phytelenes and Cosmelene brands, to the phytocosmetic specialists Gr…

  • Alpha Packaging Acquires PET Plastic Bottle Manufacturer

    March 1, 2006
    Alpha Packaging Acquires PET Plastic Bottle Manufacturer Alpha Packaging, St. Louis, MO, has acquired Yorkbridge Packaging Northeast, Bethlehem, PA. With the purchase, Alpha acquired a highly-efficient, state-of-the art plant housing 10 PET injecti…

  • Ecuadorian Rainforest Moves into New Facility

    March 1, 2006
    Ecuadorian Rainforest Moves into New Facility Ecuadorian Rainforest LLC (ER) moved into a new 25,000 sq. ft. facility in Belleville, NJ, this past January due to its significant growth over the last year. With the new facility the company has the ab…

  • Energy Drinks Report Released

    March 1, 2006
    Energy Drinks Report Released The global energy drinks market grew 18% in 2004 to 2410 million liters, according to the “2005 Global Energy Drinks” report from specialist drinks consultancy Zenith International, Bath, U.K. Growth was dri…

  • Albion Advanced Nutrition Celebrates 50th Anniversary

    March 1, 2006
    Albion Advanced Nutrition Celebrates 50th Anniversary Albion Advanced Nutrition, St. Clair Shores, MI, turns 50 this year. As such, the company is planning a year-long celebration of its golden anniversary, which will include advances in mineral res…

  • New Nutrition Book Published

    March 1, 2006
    New Nutrition Book Published The Complete Idiot's Guide to Total Nutrition, Fourth Edition by Joy Bauer, MS, RD, CDN, shows readers exactly how to shop for and prepare healthy foods. The book provides practical and insightful advice on healthy eatin…

  • Lipid Nutrition Acquires PharmaNutrients' CLA

    March 1, 2006
    Lipid Nutrition Acquires PharmaNutrients’ CLA One Business Lipid Nutrition, Wormerveer, the Nether­lands, has signed an agreement to acquire PharmaNutrients’ (Gurnee, IL) CLA One business. As a result of this acquisition, Lipid Nutr…

  • DSEA Board Elects New Officers

    March 1, 2006
    DSEA Board Elects New Officers The Dietary Supplement Education Alliance (DSEA), Sarasota, FL, has elected new officers for 2006. DSEA president is Jon Benninger, business development director, Virgo Publishing; DSEA vice president is David Morris…