Aker BioMarine has today signed a major agreement with a leading European manufacturer and brand of dietary supplements. In the five year agreement Aker BioMarine will be the exclusive supplier of Superba(TM) Krill to the customer. The customer will formulate Superba(TM) Krill oil into one of its existing products and thus will purchase significant volumes immediately.
The customer has committed to purchase minimum 30 tons of Superba(TM) Krill until the end of 2011
"This is a breakthrough for us in Europe, we now get a partner with a strong brand, significant sales from day one, and a partner that will invest in marketing the benefits of Superba(TM) Krill" says Matts Johansen, Executive Vice President, Aker BioMarine.
The agreement follows Aker BioMarine`s Novel Food Approval received in December 2009
For further information, please contact:
Executive Vice President, sales & marketing, Matts Johansen, Aker BioMarine, +47 916 30 120
CEO, Hallvard Muri, Aker BioMarine, tlf. 24 13 00 00
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act)