Founding Member. Aker BioMarine is a biotech innovator and Antarctic krill fishing company dedicated to improving human and planetary health. The company develops krill-based ingredients for nutraceutical, aquaculture, and animal feed applications. The company’s fully transparent value chain stretches from sustainable krill fishing in pristine Antarctic waters through its Montevideo logistics hub, Houston production plant, and all the way to customers around the world. Aker BioMarine is fully owned by Aker ASA, an industrial pioneer since its establishment in 1841.
AIDP, Inc. is an industry leader in developing and sourcing innovative ingredients for the health, functional food and beverage industries. AIDP provides premium, research-based ingredients including organic ,vegan forms of Vitamin D3, clinically researched Magnesium Threonate and algal forms of DHA that meet consumer demand for wellness and healthy lifestyles.
Algatechnologies is a rapidly growing biotechnology company, specializing in the commercial cultivation of microalgae. Founded in 1998, Algatech is a world leader in the production and supply of AstaPure®, a premium natural astaxanthin — one of the world’s most powerful antioxidants — sourced from the microalga Haematococcus pluvialis. www.algatech.com
The goal of the American Grassfed Association is to promote the grassfed industry through government relations, research, concept marketing and public education. Our certification standards apply to all farms and ranches approved by AGA for the production of ruminant animals and products. Only farms and ranches certified to AGA standards may use AGA’s logo, trademark, service mark and/or design mark. Our standards are verified by an independent, third-party, on-farm yearly audit.
Founding Member. BGG is a global producer of clinically-supported organic and natural ingredients for use in the supplement, food & beverage and cosmetic industries. We produce on three different continents and supply leading brands throughout the world. Our biggest market is Japan due to their appreciation of the impeccable quality in the products we produce. We are the #1 or #2 producer of several ingredients including Astaxanthin, bilberry, tocotrienols and licorice. Please visit us at www.bggworld.com
Natur-Tyme is much more than your average health food store, carrying more than 10,000 grocery products (including over 1,000 gluten-free products), over 220 brands of supplements, a wide array of health and beauty products, an amazing bulk section, an art gallery, a salon, a café, and much more. For 17 years, Natur-Tyme has hosted an annual spring health fair at the New York State Fairgrounds with nationally-renowned speakers and dozens of vendors—a full day of education and empowerment. Every month, Natur-Tyme hosts several workshops in our on-site community room. All of these events go towards supporting the Natur-Tyme mission, which is “Creating a Healthier Community, Starting with You!”
Founding Member. Quality of Life Labs is a nutritional supplement company that guarantees that each ingredient in every one of their products is validated in human clinical studies and delivered in dosages supported by those studies. The company carefully selects clinically backed, innovative and patented ingredients, many of which were developed in Japan. Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Purchase, New York, QOL primarily distributes its products through independent health food stores and offers a separate product line marketed to doctors. Quality of Life has earned a reputation of being an industry innovator with three products and ingredients that were recognized by the prestigious Nutracon Award as Top Evidence-Backed Products of the Year.
SENPA is a non-profit trade association of retailers, manufacturers, distributors, brokers, educators and practitioners that are dedicated to protecting and advancing the natural products industry. SENPA keeps members informed of state, local, and federal issues affecting their business. SENPA proudly produces the popular SOHO EXPO, held the first weekend in December in Orlando, Florida, as well as Strategies for Success Road Shows throughout the U.S. and Continuing Education Programs in Orlando each year.
Founding Member. UAS Labs is a fully integrated manufacturer of probiotic based solutions. With a commitment to providing the highest quality, scientifically proven probiotics UAS Labs continually invests in gold-standard clinical trials. With two trademarked super strains, over 100 years of combined probiotic experience and a GMP and organic certified facility solely dedicated to the manufacturing of probiotic solutions UAS Labs has earned their name as The Probiotics Company™. Learn more at uaslabs.com.