NutraIngredients-Asia Awards

The second edition of the NutraIngredients-Asia Awards rewarded true innovation, excellence and cutting-edge research in functional foods, supplements and nutrition. Owned and organised by NutraIngredients-Asia.com, the Awards honoured the best and brightest in health and nutrition throughout the Asia Pacific region. The 2019 NutraIngredients-Asia Awards was held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on Tuesday 24th September 2019.

The awards which normally place the night before Vitafoods Asia is a great way to entertain clients, reward your team and network with industry colleagues.

Congratulations to the 2019 NutraIngredients-Asia Award Winners:

  • Ingredient of the Year: Sports Nutrition – EnXtra® – Enovate Biolife
  • Ingredient of the Year: Healthy Aging – Affron® EYE (Pharmactive Biotech Products)
  • Ingredient of the Year: Weight Management – SlimBiome® Medical (OptiBiotix)
  • Ingredient of the Year: Infant Nutrition – Bifidobacterium breve M-16V (Morinaga Milk Industry)
  • Probiotic Product of the Year – Angel Nutritech Yeast Probiotics Powder (Angel Yeast)
  • Botanical Product of the Year – Cognition Support (BioCeuticals)
  • Omega-3 Product of the Year – Super DHA plus Lutein (Carlson Laboratories)
  • Personalised Nutrition Initiative – Nutrigenomix Plant-Based Personalised Nutrition & Fitness Report (Nutrigenomix)
  • Start-up of the Year – Vitality Wellness (NZ)
  • Nutrition Research Project – Benefits of LipiSperse® – dispersion technology applications (Pharmako Biotechnologies/ Gencor)
  • NutraChampion – Prof Christiani Jeyakumar Henry
  • Editors Award for Functional Food Innovation – IsoWhey® Kids Complete (Blackmores)

Ingredient of the Year: Sports Nutrition

  • Adaptive™ New Zealand Blackcurrants – New Zealand Blackcurrant Co-Operative 
  • EnXtra – Enovate Biolife·        
  • Lafti L10 – Lallemand Health Solutions·        
  • Levagen+ – Pharmako Biotechnologies·        
  • Turmacin – Natural Remedies


Ingredient of the Year: Healthy Aging

  • Affron® EYE – Pharmactive Biotech Products
  • AstaMed Plus – AstaReal      
  • HydroCurc – Pharmako Biotechnologies
  • Memophenol – Activ’Inside
  • Tru Niagen – Chromadex
  • TurmiPure Gold – Naturex


Ingredient of the Year: Weight Management

  • ABG10+ – Pharmactive Biotech Products
  • Slimaluma – Gencor
  • SlimBiome Medical – OptiBiotix
  • Slimpro – Frutarom Health


Botanical Product of the Year

  • Brain Shield -Vitality Wellness (NZ)
  • Cognition Support BioCeuticals
  • Oxy-288 – Ninapharm
  • Proceive Care – Blackmores


Probiotics Product of the Year

  • Angel Nutritech Yeast Probiotics Powder – Angel Yeast
  • Astarte – HSO Health Care GmbH
  • Inne Infant Probiotic / Jarro-Dophilus Infant – Jarrow Formulas
  • UltraBiotic 60 – BioCeuticals

Personalised Nutrition Initiative

  • Personalized Nutrition – A Probiotic Approach – Aqurate Ingredients
  • Plant- based personalized nutrition & fitness report –Nutrigenomix
  • The Omega-3 Index Heart Initiative – OmegaQuant
  • Personalised Nutrition – Vitality Wellness (NZ)


Nutrition Research Project

  • Benefits of LipiSperse – dispersion technology applications – Pharmako Biotechnologies
  • Caffeine, genetics and athletic performance – Nutrigenomix
  • Psycho-biotic PS128™ – Bened Biomedical
  • SEAChange – DSM Nutritional Products Asia Pacific


Start-up Award

  • Hygiene of Sweden AB: With product Biopocket Boost with Zynamite®
  • INNOSO
  • NUTRINOVATE
  • Vitality Wellness (NZ)

Editors’ Award for Functional Foods Innovation

  • IsoWhey Kids Complete – Blackmores
  • NOT CBD – Levagen+ – Gencor
  • Kappa K2 Formulation LookBook – Kappa Bioscience
  • Nutrixin Apeel – Innovfood

Omega-3 Product of the Year

  • Elite Omega-3 Plus D & K – Carlson Laboratories 
  • John West Proetin+ Pouch Range – John WestSuper
  • DHA plus Lutein – Carlson Laboratories

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