PL Thomas partners to provide black currant portfolio

April 27, 2012

Paul Flowerman, President of PL Thomas (PLT), has announced that the company has joined forces with Just the Berries (JTB) of Palmerston North, New Zealand, a grower and processor of black currant derivations (Ribes nigrum L). The agreement calls for PLT to be the exclusive North American sales and marketing representative for this antioxidant ingredient that has a diverse range of product applications.

“PLT’s 60 years’ experience in developing markets for clinically-supported natural ingredients and its strong industry relationships makes them the perfect strategic partner for the only scientifically-supported black currant extract,” said Eddie Shiojima, CEO of Just the Berries.

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