OmniActive to Discuss Lutein, Zeaxanthin at Vitafoods

OmniActive Health Technologies' Chief Operating Officer, Abhijit Bhattacharya, will present "Lutein & Zeaxanthin: What's next for these critical eye health ingredients" on Wednesday, May 19 at 4:20 p.m. at Vitafoods, being held May 18-20 in Geneva, Switzerland. This seminar, which will take place in the Supplier Seminar Theater on the tradeshow floor, will highlight:

OmniActive's complete range of lutein products: including Lutemax(R) Free Lutein, Lutemax Lutein Esters and Lutemax 2020; the vast technical platforms and delivery forms developed by OmniActive under the Lutemax brand to facilitate the formulation of innovative and science-based supplements utilizing lutein and zeaxanthin; and the patent-pending OmniBead(TM) range of vegetarian beadlets and UltraSol Nutrient System for dry and liquid applications.

Bhattacharya, COO of OmniActive Health Technologies, Ltd., manages the company's India-based operations. He has more than 20 years of product management and development experience within the health, nutrition, flavor and personal care industries. Bhattacharya spent 15 years with OmniActive's parent company, Kancor Ingredients, and has played a key role in the formation of OmniActive, defining its business strategy and establishing its international presence. He holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry and a master's in business administration from India's Fergusson College and Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), respectively. He is a member of industry forums such as Confederation of Indian Industry, Protein Foods & Nutrition Development Association of India (PFNDAI).

For more information on OmniActive's range of specialty ingredient offerings, please stop by booth #1078 at Vitafoods.

About OmniActive Health Technologies:
OmniActive Health Technologies, Ltd. ( supplies a range of innovative, scientifically validated, active natural ingredients for healthcare, food and personal care applications. The company offers the world's first and only complete source of both free lutein and lutein esters, as well as a unique combination of lutein and zeaxanthin isomers, under its Lutemax(R) line of ingredients.

OmniActive also offers the weight loss ingredient Capsimax(TM) Capsicum Extract, manufactured from the active principles of hot red peppers, as well as Capsimax(TM) Plus Blend, a proprietary blend containing Capsimax Capsicum Extract and other natural thermogenic and performance-boosting agents for use in a range of weight management and sports nutrition products. OmniActive has a wholly owned US subsidiary, OmniActive Health Technologies, Inc. in Short Hills, NJ, and conducts operations from its manufacturing, R&D and corporate facilities at Pune, Mumbai, Thane and Cochin, India. OmniActive's manufacturing facilities are certified for the quality and food safety management systems under ISO-22000(2005) and cGMP standards.

About Vitafoods International:
Now in its 13th year, Vitafoods International is the leading nutraceuticals exhibition in the world and is Europe's largest annual event for the nutraceutical, cosmeceutical and functional food ingredients industry. The conference and tradeshow showcases many new products and ingredients, providing visitors the opportunity to see the latest developments in their industry all at one time, all under one roof. Visit for more information.

* To coordinate a meeting with OmniActive representatives at Vitafoods, please contact Courtney Morton. Contact information provided below.

Courtney Jacobs Morton
Integrated Marketing Group
P: 801-538-0777 x102
[email protected]

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