2006-11-13 – Mississauga, Ontario. Optihealth Inc. has signed a trademark license agreement with San Joaquin Valley Concentrates enabling them to include the ActiVint® grape seed extract brand in marketing its Beauty Formula product.
Over the past two years, more than 90 scientific publications, abstracts and presentations have shown that ActiVin® possesses a wide range of antioxidant, chemoprotective and biological properties. The ingredient is manufactured using a patented natural extraction process. (Patent # 5,912,363) This process involves a hot water extraction of polyphenolic compounds (OPCs) from dry grape seeds. After a rigorous review process ActiVin® grape seed extract earned GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) approval by both Flavor and Extract Manufacturers Association (FEMA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
“Adding ActiVin® to our best selling product was a natural choice” said Jorge Romero, President of Optihealth Inc. “It is the most researched grape seed extract brand in the market and provides more antioxidant power than vitamins C, E or beta-carotene. It is just a perfect fit for the formulation” he concluded.
Phil Castro, Extract Manager at San Joaquin Valley Concentrates observes: “we are very pleased with our collaboration with innovative companies like Optihealth Inc. It will allow us to reach consumers in Canada’s demanding market”.
ActiVin® is a registered trademark of San Joaquin Valley Concentrates Inc.
San Joaquin Valley Concentrates Inc, located in Fresno, California, was established to expand research and development in uses for grape-derived products. San Joaquin Valley Concentrates provides product innovations and creative solutions to formulation problems. San Joaquin Valley Concentrates was founded on a solid foundation and culture of sound science, innovation, quality, consistence, patience, and dedication to learning.
For more information please contact to:
Mr. Phil Castro.
San Joaquin Valley Concentrates.
5631 E. Olive Ave.,
Fresno, CA 93727
Phone: (559) 458-2500
Fax: (559) 458-2564
About Optihealth Inc.
At Optihealth Inc we are committed to provide branded, patented, quality ingredients in all our products and exceptional service to our customers. Our uncompromising standards in quality control and manufacturing have allowed us to develop groundbreaking products and long-term relationships with all our distributors and suppliers.
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101 Queensway West. Suite 302
CA Canada, L5R 2A6