Quebec City hosts the only scientific and business meeting dedicated to
health ingredients in Canada, September 23 to 25 2014
MONTREAL, June 26, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Atrium Innovations Inc. (the "Company"), a globally recognized leader in the development,
manufacturing, and commercialization of innovative, science-based,
natural health products, is proud to announce its diamond sponsorship
of BÉNÉFIQ 2014, an international rendezvous in Quebec City, Canada dedicated to health
"Atrium is proud to sponsor BENEFIQ for the strong research and
educational component, business networking opportunities and exposure
it offers to this growing industry of health ingredients and products,"
said Barry W. Ritz, PhD, Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory
Affairs at Atrium Innovations. "Quebec City-based Institute of
Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF), who initiated BENEFIQ, has been
Atrium's strategic academic research partner for the last 3 years in
finding nutritional strategies to help address metabolic syndrome."
In 2011, Atrium Innovations launched its Applied Clinical Research
Program and established its commitment to comprehensive
cardio-metabolic research with specific studies in collaboration with
INAF on the health benefits of small fruit polyphenols, fish oil and
Atrium's systemic enzyme formula Wobenzym®. Some of the research results from this effort will be presented for
the first time at BENEFIQ.
"We are thrilled to have leaders like Atrium Innovations join, sponsor,
and participate in this one-of-a-kind, world-class scientific and
business event dedicated to the transfer of research results,
innovation and the promotion of health ingredients and functional
foods. As an industry leading event, BENEFIQ attracts scientists, key
speakers, business people and companies from here and abroad," said
Renée Michaud, Executive and Business Development Manager at INAF and
Co-chair of BENEFIQ's Organizing Committee.
About Atrium Innovations
Atrium Innovations Inc. is a globally recognized leader in the development, manufacturing, and
commercialization of innovative, science-based, natural health products
which are distributed in more than 35 countries. The Company owns
healthcare practitioner and specialized retail product brands that are
at the forefront of science, innovation and education. Atrium has over
1,500 employees and operates seven manufacturing facilities complying
with current Good Manufacturing Practices. Additional information is
available at www.atrium-innovations.com.
BÉNÉFIQ is the only international scientific and business gathering in
Canada dedicated to health ingredients where renowned speakers lecture
on current hot topics, a broad range of health ingredient suppliers
showcase their products, innovative technologies are presented and
business meetings and networking opportunities abound.
BÉNÉFIQ is an initiative of the Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF), the largest group of researchers in Canada dedicated entirely to the
complex interactions between foods, food components, nutrition, and
SOURCE: Atrium Innovations Inc.
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