BI Nutraceuticals to Highlight Functional Ingredients at Supplyside West

bi nutraLONG BEACH, Calif. — BI Nutraceuticals will be sampling products made from a selection of the company’s most popular functional ingredient offerings at the SupplySide West 2014 being held October 8 & 9 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas including:

Sugar Cane Fiber Bar – A delicious and filling fiber bar featuring BI sugar cane fiber with a raspberry chia seed filling

Pineapple Coconut Water – A light and revitalizing blend of coconut water, pineapple juice, a touch of ginger and BI’s energy blend which features Guayusa, green tea and yerba mate

Beet and Berry Lemonade – A bright and sweet blend of raspberry and strawberry lemonade with beet root powder and acai, blueberry, cranberry and pomegranate fruit extracts.

BI conducts extensive species identification and quality testing on every ingredient so manufacturers can be assured each one meets clean label claims. With more than 400 ingredient offerings – 200 of which are GRAS – BI can help companies boost the healthful properties of nearly any product.

To learn more about BI’s extensive portfolio of ingredients, visit booth #33125 at the SupplySide West or

About BI Nutraceuticals

BI Nutraceuticals is a global full-service supplier of dietary supplement and functional food ingredients including whole herb powders and teas, standardized and drug ratio extracts, custom blends, vitamins, minerals, drum to hopper custom blends, granular ingredients and other specialty processes including time released and encapsulated ingredients. The company currently offers more than 200 ingredients that have been determined as safe for use in foods and beverages by the FDA or FEMA, the Flavors and Extracts Manufacturers Association. Since 2002, BI has been an innovator in steam sterilization and the company’s Protexx HP® process is currently the industry’s only species-specific, organic sterilization method. All BI ingredients undergo stringent quality analysis that includes heavy metal, pesticide and irradiation testing. All herbal powder ingredients are also tested under the company’s Identilok® species identification process. The company has also developed a proprietary process, UltraHD®, which creates high-density herbal powders allowing for superior flow and less dusting during the manufacturing process. For more information, visit