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BI SHOWCASING TO SUPPORT CHICAGO SECTION IFT SUPPLIERS' EXPO

RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, CA, November 3, 2016 — BI Nutraceuticals will be supporting the Chicago Section IFT Supplier’s Expo on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at the Donald E. Stephens Center in Rosemont, Chicago. Showcasing Quinoa Crisp Marshmallow Treats, BI plans to exhibit at booth #1145.

With over 3,000 food technology professionals in one place, the Chicago Section IFT is one of the largest regional food technology expos in the United States.

“We’re very excited to participate in the Chicago IFT Suppliers’ Night again this year,” said Randy Kreienbrink, Vice President of Marketing for BI. “Chicago has an established history in the food industry. It’s only appropriate that the city would host one of the most progressive gatherings of food entrepreneurs in the country.”

BI is the largest supplier of plant-based ingredients in the U.S., for use in food & beverage, dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals, personal care, and pet care products. With more than 400 ingredient offerings – 200 of which are GRAS – BI can help companies boost the healthful properties of nearly any product. BI conducts extensive species identification and quality testing on every ingredient so manufacturers can be assured each one meets clean label claims.

To learn more about BI’s extensive portfolio of ingredients, visit booth #1145 or www.botanicals.com.

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® Green Steam™ 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 www.botanicals.com.

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