• Oct 6, 2018

    AstaReal at Food Ingredients Asia 2018 in Jakarta

    After successful events at VitaFoods Asia 2018, the AstaReal team exhibited at Food Ingredients Asia 2018 in Jakarta, Indonesia.The role of the Asian region in the global functional food trade has been steadily growing for the past decade, so we thought this was the ideal opportunity to introduce natural astaxanthin as the perfect functional ingredient for new food and beverage formulations. Booth conceptThe idea behind our booth design was to allow our visitors to understand how we produce natural astaxanthin in our facilities, why our unique production method allows us to deliver the highest quality astaxanthin and, at the same time, display concepts and real life products—all the while enjoying a cup of our special Asta-coffee: an astaxanthin enriched coffee prepared on the spot by our baristas team. We did not stop there though. Wanting to help our visitors design their next star product, using natural astaxanthin, we created an…

  • Sep 19, 2018 - Sydney

    Annual CMA Conference 2018, Sydney

    As a proud supporter of the Australian complimentary medicines industry and member of Complimentary Medicines Australia (CMA), AstaReal exhibited at the Annual CMA Conference and attended the 19th Annual Industry Awards held in Sydney on the 19th of September.The conference attracted over 250 senior business leaders spanning the entire complimentary medicines supply chain. Delegates heard presentations from local and international speakers on key industry issues, networked with industry colleagues and followed that up with recognition and celebration of successes within this booming industry worth AUD$4.9billion.Delegates were very interested to see the variety of AstaReal bulk products, as well as our display of finished products from overseas markets which contain AstaReal® Astaxanthin, and discuss their local product development ideas with us. Particular interest was seen in our water dispersible powders and the three key health categories below: / Skin and Beauty/ Vision and Eye Health/ Muscle and Mobility

  • Sep 12, 2018 - 14 (Fri) - Bangkok

    AstaReal at the 10th A4M Congress on Anti-Aging and Aesthetic Medicine in Thailand (Bangkok, Sept. 12th–14th)

    As gold sponsor, AstaReal Singapore attended with a booth to promote our retail product ACT. As an event dedicated to anti-aging, with lectures about a range of aging related issues, including skin problems, we supported the event with a booth and by sponsoring an entire symposium which was dedicated to astaxanthin’s benefits in the field of anti-ageing and skin care. . Furthermore, Dr. Robert Corish, one of the world’s medical experts on the antioxidant astaxanthin, kindly gave a keynote lecture to the congress on strategies to overcome physical and mental fatigue associated with aging. His keynote lecture was well received, and after a lively Q&A session we were off to the AstaReal Symposium, where Dr. Bheerathida Rattakul delivered an exciting lecture on the newest findings about the benefits which natural astaxanthin has for skin health and beauty. The symposium was concluded with another excellent lecture from Dr. Corish, explaining the…

  • Sep 11, 2018 - 12 (Wed) - Singapore

    AstaReal at VitaFoods Asia 2018 in Singapore: Winning the Award for Best Functional Beverage!

    The AstaReal team had a series of successful events at VitaFoods Asia 2018, highlighted by winning the award for “Best Functional Beverage” with SootheMe, a strawberry/banana smoothie formulated with AstaReal® and Lactium®. A well-received formulation targeting stress and fatigue management designed for marketing towards busy professionals and everyone who needs support managing a stressful life. Runner-up as Best Tasting Functional Food!The success story of our product concepts continued with an award for another product, a chocolate pudding named MoveMe, formulated with AstaReal® and Prodiet® to support the dietary management of muscle health. Backed by clinical evidence, this concept targets age-related muscle loss, declining mobility and sarcopenia in our rapidly ageing populations. Highlights from the AstaReal-sponsored Luncheon BriefingDr. Vincent Wood, President of AstaReal Singapore, opened the session by painting a clear picture of emerging health concerns, nutritional needs, market opportunities and introduced our vision of “Healthspan”, the concept of an active,…

  • Oct 3, 2018 - 5 (Fri) - Jakarta

    Are you ready for Fi Asia 2018?

    Jakarta, Indonesia by Gede Suhendra (@gdsuhendra)Fi Asia is the region's most prominent event, bringing together the world's leading food & beverage manufacturers and ingredient producers, R&D, business development and marketing specialists from all over the world, to the rapidly growing metropolis of Jakarta. Coffee & ConceptsIf you have time for a coffee, please stop by our café on booth B2.H2 and take the weight off your feet. We look forward to sharing some concept samples and ideas with you to help inspire your next star product.Stay in the LoopCatch us at the AstaReal technical seminar on “Top Healthy Ageing Trends & Opportunities in Indonesia” in the Technical Seminar Room in Hall B2.• Wednesday, 3rd of October: 12:00–12:30• Thursday, 4th of October: 16:45–17:15 Synopsis: Healthy ageing in the Asia-Pacific population is radically different to that of our forefathers. Its nutritional demands have changed dramatically over time, creating a new and rapidly…