-- International collaboration brings the world of quality soft gels to the US dietary supplements market --
CARLSBAD, Calif. - September 11, 2006 - Select Supplements, Inc. and Aliment Industries Co., Ltd., based in Yamanashi, Japan, announced today a partnership that brings the world of high quality, precision-made soft gels to the U.S. dietary supplements industry. Aliment Industries is a market leader in the creation of soft gels in Japan since 1976 and now has two manufacturing plants in the country. This collaboration allows for Aliment Industries to furnish its proprietary expertise in the creation of custom soft gels. Aliment Industries' innovations include the J-Capsule and the NC Gel, products that impart improved soft gelatine shell integrity.
Hector Gudino, Director of Operations and Sales for SSI, adds, "Aliment Industry, is the largest and most prestigious soft gel manufacturer in Japan, and their unsurpassed expertise bolsters our capabilities of producing the high quality soft gels. We're excited they will be a key partner of ours in bringing to the market truly innovative soft gels."
Using the highly efficient Japanese Kamata soft gel machines, SSI has been creating softgels with enhanced seams since 2002. Commenting on his experiences with SSI, Jarrow Rogovin, CEO and President of Jarrow Formulas, says: "SSI has come through for us with soft gels that were very difficult to manufacture confirming their reputation as soft gel specialists."
The addition of Aliment's expertise will enhance SSI's reputation for producing exceptional quality soft gels. For more information, please contact us at 760-431-7509.
About Select Supplements:
Select Supplements is a GMP (NSF certified) contract manufacturer of quality soft gels and capsules for the worldwide nutrition industry. Select Supplements' team of scientists and engineers produce specialized soft gels for the dietary supplement industry using superior Kamata soft gelatine encapsulation lines. The company's technical capabilities feature a laboratory offering a variety of testing and analytical capabilities, including high performance liquid chromatography HPLC), ultraviolet-visible spectroscopy (UV-Spectrophotometer), and gas chromatography (GC), as well as, Microbiology and Stability testing.