LAVAL, QC, May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Neptune Technologies & Bioressources Inc. ("Neptune") (NASDAQ.NEPT - TSX.V.NTB) provides an update on business activities regarding its product portfolio.
Worldwide Sales and Distribution Update - Neptune expanded its sales and marketing team through the hiring of two additional marketing and sales executives with longstanding, well- recognized backgrounds in the nutraceutical and functional food industries. - North America: Neptune entered into a new distribution agreement with Inno-Vite, a Canadian leader in innovative health products focusing on research-proven ingredients. Inno-Vite launched Neptune Krill Oil NKO(R) under the brand name Inno-Krill(TM) in health food stores across Canada. Neptune is preparing further market entrance with additional distributors in order to strengthen its position in the Canadian market. - South Africa: Vital Health Foods, South Africa's leading health food company, distributes Natrodale NKO(R). Presently, Natrodale is positioned as one of South Africa's most established vitamin and health supplement brands. - Europe: Weifa, a leading pharmaceutical company, launched NKO(R) for the first time in the Norwegian market in drug stores for women's health. Launch at Vitafoods International, May 2009 - Neptune presents novel innovative product opportunities customized for dietary supplements, functional and medical foods at Vitafoods International 2009. Vitafoods is Europe's largest event for the nutraceutical, cosmeceutical and functional food ingredients industry. - Neptune launches a new pipeline of novel formulations containing its proprietary marine omega-3 phospholipids enhanced with validated bioactive ingredients targeted to specific health applications. The Company is also t
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