Pharmachem Announces Functional Coffee Launched by Nestle' Thailand

Nescafe` Protect ProSlim™ instant coffee has been introduced in Thailand by Nestle`. The product is the latest functional beverage launched in Asia containing Phase 2 Carb Controller™, developed and manufactured by Pharmachem.

“We are pleased to be working with such a highly visible international brand as Nestle`,” said Willy Tan, Asia Executive Director, Phase 2 Carb Controller Sales. “Nestle` Nescafe coffee is synonymous with delicious, robust instant coffee, and this innovative product launch will contribute tremendously to our co-branding effort.”

According to Mitch Skop, senior director, new product development, Pharmachem Laboratories, “Phase 2 Carb Controller is one of the few ingredients to make the transition from supplements to food. The burgeoning market for functional foods and beverages is very promising for ingredients that have demonstrated efficacy and safety.”

Phase 2 Carb Controller is the first white bean extract shown to reduce the digestion and absorption of dietary starch in over a dozen clinical studies. It is the only weight control ingredient with two structure/function claims:

- May help reduce the enzymatic digestion of dietary starches.
- May assist in weight control when used in conjunction with a sensible diet and weight control program.

About Pharmachem Laboratories
Pharmachem Laboratories, Kearny, NJ, develops, manufactures and markets a variety of high-quality, efficacious ingredients for the dietary supplement and food industries. Ingredients are manufactured under the strictest quality control in accordance with cGMP standards. For further information, visit

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