Navigation Links
Health ingredients South America Summit Premieres Today

The world's most important event for the health ingredients industry arrives in Brazil

SAO PAULO, Brazil, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The leaders in the health ingredients industry have arrived in Brazil today for the Health ingredients South America (HiSA) Summit. Over the next two days, industry players will take full advantage of this opportunity to network, promote their products and services and most importantly, explore the opportunities in this dynamic emerging market.

The major players are heading south

Danone, DSM, BASF, Danisco, Doehler are among the international ingredients suppliers who will be exhibiting at the summit. The products on offer promise to improve almost every imaginable health issue from cardio-vascular health, to immune system functioning, from diabetes to joint health.

The growing demand for better-for-you (BFY) foods in South America has lead major multinationals to invest in new-product development, reformulation, and marketing strategies to enhance and promote the health benefits of their products. Retail sales of health and functional foods have doubled in the region since 2002 and this trend is expected to continue. Fuelled by manufacturing investment and an increasingly affluent consumer base, Euromonitor is forecasting further growth of 32% by 2012.

A changing market with growing potential

The involvement of the industry leaders is evolving the landscape of the health ingredients market, creating opportunities for companies involved in technology development, logistics, distribution and marketing. HiSA is the ideal forum to bring them all together.

The HiSA summit was developed to serve this high potential market and is the latest addition to the successful Food ingredients (Fi) series of food ingredients events around the world. The overwhelming interest in HiSA surpassed even the organizers expectations and they are confident this year's launch will establish the show as the premiere food ingredients event in South America. An expected 1200 professionals, decision makers and key players in the Brazilian and South American food industry will come together in the next two days.

About the organiser

United Business Media is headquartered in London, UK. The office in the Netherlands is the organiser of the world-leading Health ingredients, Food ingredients, CPhi, ICSE and Informex series of food and pharmaceutical ingredients trade shows. The Dutch office also publishes International Food Ingredients Magazine and organises related conference activities. For more information, visit

Health ingredients South America is taking place from 15-16 June 2009 at the Novatel Centre Norte in Sao Paulo, Brazil. For more information please call Valerie Snow on + 31 346 559 460, send an email to or visit

SOURCE UBM International Media
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. TransUnion Revenue Manager(SM) Meets Healthcare Challenges Brought On By Todays Economy with New Features
2. As World Health Organization Raises Influenza A (H1N1) Pandemic Alert to Level Six, Hygiene Council Recommends Simple Steps to Help Protect Families from Illness
3. Health Information Security: CCHIT and Techumen
4. National Hispanic Medical Association to Focus Health Reform on Health Disparities and Comparative Effectiveness Research
5. Saint Thomas Health Services Partners With Curaspan on Patient Flow Initiative Resulting in Estimated Savings of Nearly $6 Million
6. WebMD to Present at Jefferies 3rd Annual Healthcare Conference
7. MedThink Communications Wins Two Communicator Awards for Its Health Care Web Site Design
8. Maricopa Integrated Health System Reports 90 Percent Reduction in Pressure Ulcers
9. Climates Impacts on Water, Health are Critical Challenges
10. Tobacco Control Bill Heads to White House as Health Groups Cheer
11. Pelosi: Enabling the FDA to Regulate Tobacco a Giant Step Toward Making America Healthier
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... The successful filing of ... company. Because it is so important to this key industry segment, Regis Technologies has ... IND Filing” on December 4th at 11am EST. , Federal law does not allow ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... ... November 30, 2015 , ... Healthjump, Inc. announced that it ... IT consulting, development and support company. The purchase will expand the capability to ... to extend the services currently provided by Healthjump. , Through this ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... Puerto Rico (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2015 , ... ... active part of the San Juan Beauty Show held on November 8th and 9th ... was attended by media personalities, hair artists, renowned beauticians and top of the line ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2015 , ... ... healthcare professionals worldwide today released the results of a survey of educational needs ... and Africa found a growing global demand for high quality online and face-to-face ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... MN (PRWEB) , ... November 30, 2015 , ... ... of a new product dealer. Joining more than 30 HealthPostures’ dealers located throughout ... foot space and increase the number of corporate, industrial, manufacturing and government workers ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/30/2015)... Months Ended 30 September 2015 2014RestatedChange%Turnover 545,575 , 518,852 , ... 384,242 , 9.8 Hospital Management Service Income ... (18.3) Medical Insurance Administration Service Income , 2,780 ... and Accessories Sales , 89,645 , 94,580 ... 2,822 , 2,917 , (3.3) Gross ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... , Nov. 30, 2015  PTS Diagnostics, the U.S.-based ... ® analyzers, A1CNow ® systems, and PTS ... family of patents that will propel the company into ... and Europe . The technology is ... as those on smartphones and tablets, and uses test ...
(Date:11/30/2015)... -- Cumberland Pharmaceuticals (CPIX), today announced that A.J. Kazimi , ... 3, 2015. TIME: 3:15p.m. ET LINK: ... --> DATE: Thursday, December 3, ... --> --> This will be ... ask the company questions in real-time - both in the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: