PHOENIX, Aug 01, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Vital Living (VTLV) announced today the launch of Red Alert(TM), a phytonutrient-antioxidant drink mix designed to provide consumers with the equivalent of more than ten servings of fruit and vegetables in one scoop.
The new dietary supplement contains certified organic fruits and vegetables without any added sugar, caffeine, dairy, wheat, gluten or soy. The formula is intended to help boost energy as well as support weight management and improve the immune function. Red Alert, currently in a mixed berry flavor, also contains a Probiotic blend for healthy digestion.
Stuart A. Benson, chief executive officer of Vital Living, said, "We are pleased to launch our latest nutritional product offering for the promotion of better health. Red Alert is a convenient, all-natural source that enables consumers to enjoy the benefits of a healthy diet full of fruit and vegetables. We believe Red Alert complements our existing 'whole food' products and we expect it to play an increasing role in our company's long-term growth strategy. Our plan is to broaden the distribution of Red Alert to a wide-ranging audience primarily through our proprietary dispensing practitioner channels."
Benson concluded, "This expansion of our product line enhances Vital Living's strong growth potential in the multi-billion dollar nutraceutical market. We believe our patented, clinically proven products provide a safe and effective alternative for healthy living, and we look forward to increasing our brand recognition and market penetration."
About Vital Living, Inc.
Headquartered in Phoenix, Vital Living develops or licenses nutraceuticals and markets them for distribution through physicians, medical groups, chiropractic offices and retail outlets. Vital Living develops and tests its nutraceuticals in collaboration with leading medical experts in the nutraceuticals field and has designed them to be incorporated by physicians into a standard physician-patient program in which patients supplement doctor-prescribed pharmaceuticals with its nutraceuticals.
Vital Living is developing unique, safe and naturally derived nutritional products, utilizing advanced drug-delivery technologies, including the Geomatrix(TM) technology through its affiliation with SkyePharma PLC. The Geomatrix(TM) technology has been provided exclusively for Vital Living's pharmaceutical development in China, and the development of nutraceuticals on a global basis. For more information on the company, please visit http://www.vitalliving.com.
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