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709, 2017

Traditional herbal products – Is innovation possible?

We are happy to invite you to our next webinar! Topic: Traditional herbal products: Is innovation possible? Date: 21st of September 2017 Time: 3:00pm (CET) Traditional herbal medicinal product and innovation seems to be a contradiction in terms.  But although traditional herbal products have to be comparable in production [...]

2908, 2017

TCM law and traditional foods opportunities under NF regulation

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month's issue to regulatory news about first law on TCM and market opportunities for traditional foods under the new Novel Food Regulation. News on insect products as food, and meet a&r at Vitafoods Asia. SUBSCRIBE [...]

2408, 2017

Vitafoods Asia 2017 – Booth B30

Do you have questions related to regulation, scientific marketing, strategic innovation, licensing matchmaking or clinical research? As the Official Innovation Partner of the Vitafoods Asia 2017 we are delighted to offer you 20-minutes free consultation slots with our experts, sharing our experience and passion to maximize the value of [...]

2707, 2017

Cranberry MD, food for vegans/vegetarians, new EFSA public consultation and EndoPAT

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month's issue to regulatory news: cranberry not allowed as medical device; food suitable for vegans/vegetarians - joint position, new EFSA draft guidance open consultation and introduction to EndoPAT technology at a&r. SUBSCRIBE Cranberry based products [...]

607, 2017

Sulfate-containig mineral water improves stool frequency significantly

Deutsche Heilbrunnen, in its last newsletter, explains how sulfate-containig mineral water improves stool frequency significantly. Their article is based on the study Effects of Sulfate-Rich Mineral Water on Functional Constipation: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study conducted by Johannes Naumann, Catharina Sadaghiani, Roman Huber and Felix Alt, a&r's Head of Clinical Operations. [...]

2706, 2017

Infant nutrition, EFSA pilot trial and classification of FSMP

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month's issue to infant nutrition and its regulatory and clinical challenges, the EFSA pilot trial on additives and NFs, and the Draft guidance on the classification of FSMP. SUBSCRIBE Infant nutrition- regulatory and clinical challenges [...]

706, 2017

Realise your product potential

Players in the natural health market must be up to date with the latest regulations or they'll suffer the consequences, legally and economically. Dr. Volker Spitzer, Managing Director of analyze & realize, explains: "The regulatory landscape has changed dramatically, while consumers have become much more engaged in their [...]

2905, 2017

Vitafoods Europe, nutrition and health claims

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month's issue to Vitafoods Europe and the open consultations on nutrition and health claims. SUBSCRIBE Vitafoods Europe This year analyze & realize GmbH was the Official Innovation Partner at Vitafoods Innovation center. For the first [...]

1505, 2017

We are “Service Provider of the Year”!

Dear customers, friends and colleagues, We are very proud to announce that we received the prestigious NutraIngredients Award 2017 in the category „Service Provider of the Year“. For more than 20 years we are acting as your „Innovation Experts in Natural Health Products“ and this is a good opportunity [...]

205, 2017

Great opportunity at Vitafoods Europe!

Let's meet at Vitafoods Europe 2017 – Booth E84! Do you have questions related to regulation, scientific marketing, strategic innovation, licensing matchmaking or clinical research? As the Official Innovation Partner of the Vitafoods Europe 2017 we are delighted to offer you 20-minutes free consultation slots with our experts, [...]

2804, 2017

Personalized Nutrition

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month's issue to the Personalized Nutrition. SUBSCRIBE Personalized Nutrition – A continuous Innovation Trend in the Nutritional Business Personalized is everywhere Personalization and customization are big trends in many different industries. Consumers are getting [...]

1204, 2017

#VFE17 – Book a free consultation with us!

Do you have questions related to regulation, scientific marketing, strategic innovation, licensing matchmaking or clinical research?  As the Official Innovation Partner of the Vitafoods Europe 2017 we are delighted to offer you 20-minutes free consultation slots with our experts, sharing our experience and passion to maximize the value of [...]

3003, 2017

New regulations for Novel Food and Medical Devices

a&r’s News Digest – We dedicate this month's issue to the Novel Food Guidance - an overview, and to two short updates on the MD regulation and the BELFRIT list. SUBSCRIBE Novel Food Guidance – an overview The European Parliament published [...]

2203, 2017

Interested in probiotic health claims beyond EFSA?

>> Register for our next webinar! Date: 6th of April 2017 Time: 15:00 – 15:45 a&r has started a webinar series on hot regulatory topics that are highly relevant to the Natural Health Industry. Our next webinar is dedicated to opportunities for health claims on probiotics. Until now, probiotics failed [...]

2702, 2017

EFSA health claim applications update and more on regulatory affairs

We dedicate this month's issue to regulatory affairs. Additionally, if you want to know more about probiotics and health claims, please register for our a&r first webinar of 2017. SUBSCRIBE EFSA guidance – update on the format for health claim applications [...]

2302, 2017

BVMA audit successfully passed!

We are happy to announce that we have successfully passed yet another ICH-GCP audit conducted by the German Federal Association of CROs (BVMA) and thus certified our membership of the European CRO Federation (EUCROF). As an active EUCROF member, we keep promoting high-quality clinical research in the EU and providing our [...]

802, 2017

EFSA guidance: Update on the format for a health claim application

EFSA has refreshed the scientific and technical guidance for the preparation and presentation of a health claim application and provided the second revision last month. Although there seems to be no substantial changes in contents, the structure of future claim applications will change to a significant degree. The guidance mainly [...]

3101, 2017

2017 forecast for natural health products and the NutriLeads success story

We dedicate this month's issue to our 2017 forecast for natural health products, the NutriLeads success story, and where to find us during this year. SUBSCRIBE What to expect? The uncertain political and economical situation in both Europe and America means that markets [...]

901, 2017

Passing of our friend and founder Christof Jaenicke

Dear Friends, Colleagues, and Business Partners, In profound grief we have to share the sad news of the passing of our friend and founder Christof Jaenicke *26.01.1953  †04.01.2017 He passed away peacefully after a short and intense last battle he could not win. A wonderful person is [...]

1912, 2016

a&r News Digest – December 2016 Edition

We dedicate this month's issue to Food Matters Live and HI Europe and we share our overview over the ingredients/trends and regulatory highlights of 2016. SUBSCRIBE Food Matters Live Food Matters Live is an annual event focused on new developments in the [...]

812, 2016

a&r’s client NutriLeads announces positive outcome of proof of concept study in humans

NutriLeads B.V., a Dutch Nutrition & Health startup, announces the positive outcome of a proof of concept study in humans demonstrating that its lead ingredient IMPP-1 is safe, well tolerated and supports immune function in humans. This clinical study has been conducted by a&r's clinical R&D [...]

2811, 2016

a&r News Digest – November 2016 Edition

We dedicate this month's issue to regulatory affairs. SUBSCRIBE Claims on Botanicals – quick update In an event in Brussels early in November, Mr. Andriukaitis (EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety) acknowledged that the current regulatory system for botanicalsis unfit for its [...]

1011, 2016

Meet us at Health Ingredients Europe!

We are happy to invite you to Health Ingredients Europe 2016! Meet us at those conferences: November 30th, 14:00 - 15:30, Conference Area, Level 4C – Dr. Volker Spitzer: Gut health is coming to the forefront of health trends thanks to the latest research into microbiota. [...]

911, 2016

New services and management change

We are excited to inform you that analyze & realize GmbH is under new management. Our new managing director, Dr. Volker Spitzer, is currently extending our offerings in the area of natural health products to be even closer to your individual needs. He has amassed profound experience and knowledge about [...]

111, 2016

Mintel GNPD Database

a&r is happy to announce that, as of recently, we have access to Mintel's Global New Product Database (GNPD). The database reflects new product launches worldwide, giving a host of information about the products, from  label and ingredients to launch date to manufacturing and distributing company, and many more. With [...]