Bioriginal Seals Exclusivity Deal With Solgar

Leading complete essential fatty acid (EFA) solutions provider, Bioriginal Food and Science Corp., has signed an exclusive agreement with global supplement manufacturer, Solgar Vitamin and Herb, headquartered in Leonia, New Jersey. In this unique partnership, Solgar will be granted the sole rights for forty International markets in the Health Food channel for Bioriginal’s new flavored chewable softgels that uses its proprietary patented BioBurst™ encapsulation technology. The range includes Bioriginal’s unique BioPureDHA™ Chewable Softgels in a great tasting natural fruit flavor, as well as Chewable Borage Oil softgels, in a great tasting natural orange flavor.

Dr. Richard Passwater, Solgar’s Director of Research and Development commented: “Solgar has been innovating and producing only the finest quality nutritional supplements since 1947. Our ongoing mission is to provide consumers with top quality, innovative, science-based nutritional supplements to enhance their total health and well-being. With this in mind, Bioriginal’s new chewable softgels were an ideal choice. A patent-pending breakthrough in marine Omega 3 supplements, not only do they eliminate undesirable fishy taste, but they also have great natural flavors that both Moms and children love.”

Bioriginal launched its innovative flavored chewable softgel range with an innovative range of Omega products offering specific, targeted benefits for a range of consumer conditions including skin function (gamma-linolenic acid – GLA) and cognition (docosahexaenoic acid – DHA). BioPureDHA™, Bioriginal’s own exceptionally pure and rich source of DHA, comes in a range of appealing fruity flavors with more in the pipeline. Another trademarked GRAS ingredient offered by Bioriginal is BioAsteri™, borage known for its high levels of GLA and anti-inflammatory properties and will be supplied in a tangy orange flavor.

Delivering innovative and high-quality products since 1947, Solgar exclusively distributes its nutritional supplements in the natural health products channel worldwide. Its commitment to excellence focuses on four key areas: research, manufacturing, education and service. The company began distributing Bioriginal’s flavored chewable softgels throughout the world in October 2007.


Bioriginal Food and Science is the world’s leading provider of innovative essential fatty acid (EFA) solutions. The company’s products are used around the world in the nutraceutical and functional food sectors, among others. Bioriginal supplies the highest quality essential fatty acid ingredients in a variety of formats, such as oils, softgels and powders, and can custom-formulate EFA blends to individual specification. With a distribution network spanning six continents, Bioriginal has facilities in Canada, the United States, Europe and China.

For further information please contact: Kristen Trautman at Bioriginal Food & Science Corp., 102 Melville Street, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7J 0R1, Canada. Tel: (306) 975 1166 Fax: (306) 242 3829
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