Body&Fit to utilize Lonza’s comprehensive capsule and specialty ingredients portfolio to expand product offering

 

  • Glanbia Performance Nutrition’s direct-to-customer division Body&Fit to utilize Lonza’s DUOCAP® capsule technology
  • Body&Fit plans to launch new products featuring Lonza’s capsule portfolio and specialty ingredients, including UC-II® and MuscleGuard™ formulations to target the consumer health and nutrition segment, with a focus on joint health, immunity and beauty

 

Quote from Roel van de Put, Business Development Manager, Lonza:

“This collaboration with Body&Fit is a perfect showcase of our combined expertise in providing high-quality sports nutrition and dietary supplements in unique dose delivery formats. We are excited to work with Body&Fit to help consumers live a fitter and healthier lifestyle with new and innovative nutrition products.”

 

Quote from Szabina Pál, Product Development Manager for the tablet and capsule portfolio at Body&Fit:

“Body&Fit, just like Lonza, is constantly looking for unique solutions to bring truly innovative products to the market. Lonza’s cutting-edge technologies, premium ingredients and forward-thinking concepts are the perfect fit with our vision, mission and business model. We are very excited to combine our strengths to maximize our potential.”

Body&Fit, Glanbia Performance Nutrition’s direct-to-consumer brand, and Lonza today announce a collaboration to expand  Body&Fit’s nutrition, supplements and dietary solutions globally utilizing Lonza’s DUOCAP® capsule portfolio and specialty nutrition ingredients.

As a regional leader in sports nutrition and dietary supplements, Body&Fit is dedicated to providing consumers with products to enhance their sports performance and healthy lifestyle goals for the past 25 years. This latest partnership with Lonza, a complete solutions provider for the nutritional industry, helps fulfill Body&Fit’s promise to help consumers meet their fitness goals.

With a capsule-in-a-capsule design, Lonza’s DUOCAP® technology provides a unique delivery format enabling combined dosing of ingredients that may otherwise be incompatible.

The first two DUOCAP® products for Body&Fit, Beauty Skin Duo and Pro B Duo, have already been launched. Both products use a titanium dioxide (TiO2) -free inner capsule, tapping into the clean label consumer trend.

Body&Fit has plans to launch three additional products for immune health and sleep, mood and anxiety in early 2021. All three supplements will feature Lonza’s DUOCAP® capsule technology.

Additionally, Body&Fit is developing a premium joint health and support supplement, utilizing Lonza’s world-class TiO2-free hard capsules portfolio as well as its patented UC-II® undenatured type II collagen ingredient, which is clinically proven to significantly improve mobility and joint comfort. This will make Body&Fit one of the first online direct-to-consumer (D2C) brands to provide their consumers with the latest solution for joint health.

A key element of the collaboration is the exclusive development of an intra-workout product featuring one of Lonza’s latest ingredients, MuscleGuard™ formulation, a unique blend that delivers pre-, intra- and post-workout support.

 

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