|By PR Newswire||
|February 25, 2014 08:01 AM EST||
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ: RIBT) and (RIBTW) ("RBT"), a global leader in the production and marketing of value added products derived from rice bran, today announced that RBT is exhibiting at Booth #8623 at the upcoming Natural Products Expo West trade show from March 7 to March 9, 2014 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.
RBT will exhibit its range of minimally processed, hypo-allergenic, gluten free, non-GMO stabilized rice bran ingredients and patented rice bran derivatives at Natural Products Expo West, the leading trade show in the natural, organic and healthy products industry. Natural Products Expo West is expected to attract over 60,000 industry professionals and 3,000 exhibitors to the Anaheim Convention Center.
Dr. Robert Smith, SVP of Sales and Business Development for RBT commented, "Based on growing consumer demand for highly nutritious, gluten-free, vegan and minimally processed products, Natural Products Expo West is the ideal venue for exhibiting our proprietary and patented rice bran and derivative products. We will be highlighting the health and nutritional benefits that can be achieved by incorporating our ingredients into a diverse range of healthy foods from beverages, nutrition bars, cereals, and pastas to high-end companion pet nutrition products."
W. John Short, CEO & President of RBT commented "Natural Products Expo West provides an excellent opportunity to highlight the enhanced capabilities resulting from our recent acquisition of H&N Distribution. In addition to delivering our individual functional ingredients, we are now in a position to provide turnkey, packaged finished product offerings to a variety of retail, direct-to-consumer and direct marketing customers based on our proprietary and patented ingredients blended with other sources of proteins and phytonutrients to produce healthy and natural products that compete effectively in the health and wellness markets."
On January 2, 2014 RBT acquired H&N Distribution, Inc. ("H&N"), a formulator and co-packer of healthy and natural products for the direct marketing, internet sales and retail distribution markets both domestically and internationally. H&N founder Mark McKnight has completed his relocation to RBT's corporate headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona and has taken the roles of Senior Vice President of Contract Manufacturing and a member of RBT's Senior Management Committee while retaining his position as President of RBT's H&N subsidiary.
Inquiries regarding RBT's and H&N's healthy and natural product offerings should be directed to Dr. Robert Smith at [email protected], Joon Park, Vice President for Human Ingredient Product Sales, at [email protected] and/or Mark McKnight at [email protected].
This release contains forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, statements about RiceBran Technologies' expectations regarding increased sales in the nutraceutical and functional foods market, new product development and launches, and improvements in sales. These statements are made based upon current expectations that are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties. RiceBran Technologies does not undertake to update forward-looking statements in this news release to reflect actual results, changes in assumptions or changes in other factors affecting such forward-looking information. Assumptions and other information that could cause results to differ from those set forth in the forward-looking information can be found in RiceBran Technologies' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent periodic reports.
About RiceBran Technologies
RiceBran Technologies is a human food ingredient and animal nutrition company focused on the procurement, bio-refining and marketing of numerous products derived from rice bran. Rice Bran Technologies has proprietary and patented intellectual property that allows us to convert rice bran, one of the world's most underutilized food sources, into a number of highly nutritious human food ingredient and animal nutrition products. Our target markets are human food ingredients and animal nutrition manufacturers and retailers, as well as natural food, functional food and nutraceutical supplement manufacturers and retailers, both domestically and internationally. More information can be found in our filings with the SEC and by visiting our website at http://www.ricebrantech.com .
Ascendant Partners, LLC
SOURCE RiceBran Technologies
Dec. 9, 2016 01:30 PM EST Reads: 1,172
Dec. 9, 2016 12:12 PM EST Reads: 211
Dec. 9, 2016 11:45 AM EST Reads: 2,374
Dec. 9, 2016 11:45 AM EST Reads: 1,540
Dec. 9, 2016 11:45 AM EST Reads: 695
Dec. 9, 2016 11:45 AM EST Reads: 7,368
Dec. 9, 2016 11:45 AM EST Reads: 2,238
Dec. 9, 2016 11:30 AM EST Reads: 533
Dec. 9, 2016 11:30 AM EST Reads: 1,010
Dec. 9, 2016 11:21 AM EST Reads: 264
SYS-CON Events announced today that Dataloop.IO, an innovator in cloud IT-monitoring whose products help organizations save time and money, has been named “Bronze Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Dataloop.IO is an emerging software company on the cutting edge of major IT-infrastructure trends including cloud computing and microservices. The company, founded in the UK but now based in San Fran...
Dec. 9, 2016 11:00 AM EST Reads: 714
The Internet of Things will challenge the status quo of how IT and development organizations operate. Or will it? Certainly the fog layer of IoT requires special insights about data ontology, security and transactional integrity. But the developmental challenges are the same: People, Process and Platform and how we integrate our thinking to solve complicated problems. In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Craig Sproule, CEO of Metavine, demonstrated how to move beyond today's coding paradigm and sh...
Dec. 9, 2016 11:00 AM EST Reads: 739
With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo 2016 in New York. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be! Internet of @ThingsExpo, taking place June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, is co-located with 20th Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry p...
Dec. 9, 2016 10:30 AM EST Reads: 2,093
@DevOpsSummit at Cloud taking place June 6-8, 2017, at Javits Center, New York City, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long developm...
Dec. 9, 2016 10:15 AM EST Reads: 1,930
Dec. 9, 2016 10:15 AM EST Reads: 1,988