Biosearch’s ingredients will be integrated into Kerry’s global ProActive Health ingredient portfolio.
The Kerry Group (Beloit, WI) has acquired Grenada, Spain-based biotechnology company Biosearch Life. Biosearch Life produces and sells functional ingredients, including probiotics from breast milk, plant extracts and omega-3 oils.
Biosearch’s ingredients will be integrated into Kerry’s global ProActive Health ingredient portfolio. “Biosearch Life is expanding our probiotic offering with the scientifically based hereditary strains and expanding our portfolio with the Exxentia range of functional plant extracts and Eupoly-3 natural omega-3 oils,” said Neil Cracknell, President of Kerry Applied Health & Nutrition, in a press release. He said the newly added ingredients expand Kerry’s solutions to health needs such as healthy aging, joint health, and digestive health.