At 4th Annual Global Dairy Conference held April 27th to 29th in Salzburg, Austria, Clarinol® CLA was recognized by dairy industry experts for its unique properties and innovative possibilities in dairy and beverage products. Clarinol® CLA won the IDF Dairy innovation Award for the best new ingredient for dairy food or beverage. Earlier the same month, Safflower Power™ Yogurt from Old Home Foods, containing Clarinol® CLA, was awarded in the International Innovation contest from German Publisher, New Foods Magazine.
The Global Dairy Conference award program attracted over 170 entries from 29 countries in 12 categories and is designed to reward and champion innovation and excellence in the global diary industry. The global Dairy Conference itself covers a range of key issues including global market and consumer trends, social responsibility, innovation, health & emerging growth opportunities. The event is designed for industry leaders, supplier, customers, and analysts to gian a complet overivew of the latest trends and developments globally.
“We are thrilled that Clarinol® CLA won for „Best New Ingredient for Dairy Foods or Beverages” said John Kurstjens, Global Group Manager Marketing of Lipid Nutrition “Weight management is a key subject for dairy companies. With Clarinol® CLA we offer a good scientific substantiated ingredient where dairy and beverage companies and brands have the opportunity to differentiate in the market with a ingredient whose health benefits resonate well with the consumer.”
Earlier in the same month of April, The International Innovation Contest of New Foods Magazine in Germany awarded Safflower Power Yogurt from Old Home Foods, which contains Clarinol® CLA, 1st prize for Product Concept and Nutritional Value.
"We are extremely proud that Safflower Power™ Yogurt was selected from 131 entries from 16 countries in The New Foods Magazine Innovation Contest 2009” said Geoff Murphy, CEO of Old Home Foods. “It further reinforces the fact that in today's marketplace you have to differentiate your product and offer consumers value about what they really care about”
About Clarinol® CLA
Clarinol® CLA is the original brand of CLA and is an exclusively licensed product of Lipid Nutrition B.V. CLA is a polyunsaturated, conjugated fatty acid that is a natural part of the human diet, found primarily in meat and dairy products. Lipid Nutrition produces Clarinol® CLA through a proprietary process providing the highest quality of CLA and the highest concentration of the two active CLA isomers available. With Clarinol® CLA Lipid Nutrition offers the dietary supplement and food industry the best scientifically substantiated weight management ingredient available on the market. It is clinically proven to reduce body fat and improve body composition. In July 2008 Clarinol® CLA approved FDA GRAS (Generally recognized as safe) for its use in a wide range of food applications.
Clarinol® CLA is available in a liquid, a powder, and an emulsion form. This allows a food or dairy company more possibilities to integrate the weight management benefits of Clarinol® CLA into different types of applications.
About Lipid Nutrition – The Natural Way to Better Health
Lipid Nutrition is a global leader in the supply of scientifically sound lipid ingredients from natural origin, which improve and maintain health and well-being. The multi-awarded company holds a strong position in weight management products like Clarinol® CLA and PinnoThin®. In addition to weight management, Lipid Nutrition offers a variety of branded products like Marinol® concentrated fish oils for heart health and brain development, VitaTrin® for anti-oxidant health, and Betapol® human milk fat replacer for infant nutrition.
For additional information about Safflower Power™ yogurt from Old Home Foods visit www.safflowerpower.com