TOKYO--Oct. 10, 2003--Marine Bio USA, a worldwide producer of Okinawa coral calcium material, announced that it has signed an exclusive supplier agreement with Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc., of Fullerton, California.
Vincent Hackel, Vice President of Marine Bio USA, made the announcement noting that Marine Bio's coral calcium products are mined directly in patented and environmentally-friendly manners from the coral reefs of Okinawa. "This is a strong demonstration of Stauber's commitment to quality for its clients and customers."
Dan Stauber, President of Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc., said, "We are delighted to welcome Marine Bio USA to our supplier group. They have built a reputation for high quality material and I believe our customers will welcome the assurance that comes with the knowledge that the coral calcium material is 100 percent from Okinawa."
Stauber will be the exclusive distributor/marketer of Marine Bio's CCP (Coral Calcium Powder) and ASC (Above Sea Level Coral) products in the US. Coral Calcium Powder is the calcium of natural coral grains from coral reefs in Okinawa. ASC is a fossilized calcium powder which is harvested above ground. It contains abundant amounts of calcium as well as other minerals. These and other Marine Bio products are used as a nutritional additive in foods, beverage sand nutritional supplements.
Since 1969 Stauber Performance Ingredients has consistently offered the finest quality raw materials to the food, pharmaceutical, cosmetic and health food supplement industries. The company was founded by the principle of partnering with manufacturers that provide the highest level of product and service. Companies such as FMC Biopolymers, Roche Vitamins, Ajinomoto, Tomita Pharmaceutical, Takehara, Cyanotech, and many others have aligned themselves with Stauber as their marketing representative. From its corporate offices in Fullerton, California, Stauber is able to react quickly to customer needs. With warehouses in strategic geographic locations, local delivery trucks and alliances with major freight companies, Stauber is able to expedite any of its customers requirements. For more information visit www.stauberusa.com.
Marine Bio USA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Japan-based Marine Bio Ltd., a 40 year old company that creates and markets products designed to benefit all those who are concerned about living a healthy lifestyle. Marine Bio was the first to commercially market coral calcium four decades ago and holds seven patents worldwide. Marine Bio is the world's largest supplier of coral calcium material to numerous health-food product manufacturers. The company's harvest of coral grain does not damage living coral, as attested to by numerous Japanese scientists and governmental agencies. In addition to its mining of Okinawan coral, which it does in an environmentally friendly and patented manner, Marine Bio also has businesses that include water purification and environmental projects. More information is available at Marine Bio's website: http://www.marine-bio.co.jp.