EL DORADO HILLS, Calif., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NutraStar Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NTRA), a leading life sciences-based nutraceutical company, announced today that it has been granted permission and has begun trading on the Third Market Segment of the Berlin Stock Exchange. The German trading symbol is "NTQ" and the German securities code (WKN) is 778458.
NutraStar CEO Patricia McPeak commented, "We are very pleased to have been approved for trading on the Berlin Stock Exchange. The Berlin exchange will make obtaining shares less problematic for German and European stockholders and will provide substantially improved liquidity in our common stock overall.
"Our products and company are well suited for the German investor as well as the German consumer," stated McPeak. "We take a wasted food resource, convert it into the most nutritious food on earth, without planting another blade of grass, without using an additional gallon of water, and will make a profit doing it. NutraStar's illustrious medical research team has recently received three patents in the medical foods arena for two of its proprietary products."
According to McPeak, some of NutraStar's products are already being marketed to the public in Germany through a company called Synovia and Rickmers, a food ingredient company.
NutraStar(TM) Incorporated is emerging as a pioneering, science-based growth Company. NutraStar is focused on becoming the world's leading nutraceutical company through the development and distribution of its proprietary stabilized rice bran "super foods," natural arthritic relief products for humans and animals and "all natural" cosmeceuticals and beauty aids. The company is headquartered at 1261 Hawk's Flight Court, El Dorado Hills, California 95762.
Interested persons are encouraged to visit the company's website at www.nutrastar.com
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