Laval Quebec CANADA, September 27, 2005 – Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. (TSX-V:
NTB), active in the field of high value-added natural product extraction from marine biomasses, such as
krill, is pleased to announce that Bronson Laboratories launches Neptune Krill Oil, (NKO™), under the
Bronson brand name.
For over 44 years, Bronson Laboratories has been a “factory-direct” source of top-quality nutritional
supplements, including vitamins, minerals, herbs, specialized formulas, and health & body care products.
Bronson products are backed, used and prescribed by more health care professionals than any other brand
and have been consistently recommended by foremost nutritional scientists such as Nobel Prize winner
Linus Pauling and many other notable experts. As a result, Bronson has grown to become one of the largest
and most respected “direct-to-consumer” manufacturers and marketers of over 400 nutritional supplements.
Bernard Giguère, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, at Neptune Technologies & Bioressources stated,
“This agreement is significant to Neptune due to Bronson’s 44-year heritage, track record, extensive
knowledge, credibility and strong sales force.” Mr. Giguère continued to say, “The Bronson team has
completed an incredible marketing plan for the launch of their new product with NKO™ and we look
forward to becoming an important component of their catalogue offering.”
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About Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. http://www.neptunebiotech.com
Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. develops high value added nutritional products from
underexploited marine biomasses, such as krill, with its patented extraction process (Neptune
OceanExtract™). Using an exclusive process, Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. is well
positioned in the $182 billion global nutrition market (Nutrition Business Journal, Oct/Nov 2004) of health
and wellness concepts. Natural biomass extraction is now playing an important role in developing
nutrigenomics, the next wave in nutritional research. Through strategic alliances and partnerships, as well
as through clinical studies, the Company continues to demonstrate the immense beneficial effects of these
products. The Company develops and markets new formulas and new products for specific applications in
high growth markets such the nutraceutical, cosmeceutical, biopharmaceutical and nutrigenomics markets.
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