In a time of strategic market growth for products such as CLA, Lipid Nutrition will devote a team specifically to the dietary supplement industry and an additional team to the food market, the goal will be to offer specific expertise, market ready solutions and superb customer service to both markets. The partnership with ChemPoint will allow Lipid Nutrition to do this and continue its growth in both markets.
“Dietary Supplement companies will benefit from the combination of Lipid Nutrition’s leading technology and ChemPoint’s distribution services and customer support, providing them with one of the best supply chain experiences," said Marianne O’Shea, Director North America for Lipid Nutrition. "Lipid Nutrition holds a leadership position in CLA with Clarinol™ CLA and has innovative ingredients such as PinnoThin™ for appetite suppressing and satiety for dietary supplements and functional foods. The partnership with ChemPoint provides us with a great opportunity to further extend our geographical reach with our innovative products, as well as ensure that we are providing a streamlined, efficient and cost effective method to bring these ingredients to our customers without sacrificing customer service."
“We are excited to launch a new relationship with one of the industry’s most innovative producers of highly advanced lipid ingredients," said Mark Friedl, Marketing Manager Food and Pharmaceutical Industries. "Lipid Nutrition’s decision to involve ChemPoint at such a strategic level demonstrates their commitment to innovation at all levels of their business and is a testament to our ability to support such a technically advanced product offering and customer base"
Effective October 22nd, 2008, buyers can purchase Clarinol™ CLA and Pinnothin™ from ChemPoint. To place an order or to request technical assistance, buyers and formulators can contact ChemPoint’s real-time, 24/7 phone number at 800-485-9569 , fax 425-378-8675 or through email at [email protected].
About Lipid Nutrition
Lipid Nutrition is a leader in innovating and marketing scientifically sound lipid ingredients from natural origin that improves and maintains health and well being. Lipid Nutrition holds globally a strong position in weight management products with Clarinol™ CLA and PinnoThin™. Studies have demonstrated that Clarinol™ CLA positively affects body mass and has a beneficial effect on lean muscle mass. PinnoThin™ is a natural appetite suppressant and stimulates the hunger-suppressing hormone CCK and GLP1. Next to weight management Lipid Nutrition offers a variety of branded products like Safflorin™ isomerized safflower oil for immune health, Marinol™ concentrated fish oils for heart health and brain development, and Betapol™ human milk fat substitute for infant nutrition.
As the leading “e-distributor” of specialty and fine chemicals in North America and Europe, ChemPoint.com engages in exclusive product line relationships with premier manufacturers. From interaction centers in Bellevue, WA, USA and Maastricht, The Netherlands, ChemPoint (www.chempoint.com) provides its suppliers with marketing, sales, customer service and order fulfilment solutions for their targeted customer segments. ChemPoint is a Univar company. With a network of over 200 distribution centers, Univar N.V. (www.univarcorp.com) is one of the world’s leading independent distributors of industrial chemicals.