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Herbs, weeds and Wellness Teas

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153362064590897.1073743755.97754435896&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1067293273303757.1073744277.328723113827447&type=3 Herbs, weeds and Wellness Teas were the talk of the night as Eden Gardens Nutraceuticals Wellness Brands and World Brands Services, a Division of Grace Kennedy Foods & Services Limited, launched its newest addition to its distribution portfolio, Eden Gardens Wellness Teas. Eden Gardens Nutraceuticals under the Bio-Tech R&D Institute was developed in direct response to the need for the alternative, preventative and general health wellness products associated and dictated by the tastes and trends in the market place. The room had an essence of green delight with a scent of herbal teas. Touches of earth toned green and gold accents were spread across the room from the

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Industry, Investment and Commerce Minister, Hon. Anthony Hylton highlights Nutraceutical Industry Developments

http://jis.gov.jm/govt-developing-legislation-to-protect-plant-breeders/ Industry, Investment and Commerce Minister, Hon. Anthony Hylton, says the Government is in the process of developing new legislation to safeguard the rights of plant breeders as a new area of intellectual property (IP) protection in Jamaica. The move, he said, will encourage innovation in the breeding of new plant varieties and facilitate the registration process, while providing protection for plant breeders and farmers. He noted that the legislation will also prove useful in the development of the local cannabis industry. The Minister, who was speaking at the launch of a line of locally manufactured herbal teas at the Eden Gardens Spa and Wellness Centre in Kingston on December

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Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce Anthony Hylton lauds Eden Gardens Wellness Teas

http://jamaicagleaner.com/article/lead-stories/20151212/hylton-lauds-new-line-herbal-teas Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce Anthony Hylton says the Government continues to formalise the country’s nutraceutical sector in order to strategically place the country in a position to take advantage of this expanding industry. “The increased availability of natural wellness products has been made possible through the Government’s deliberate strategy to formalise Jamaica’s nutraceutical industry,” he noted. Hylton was speaking at the launch of the Eden Gardens Nutraceutical Wellness Teas on Wednesday at the Eden Gardens Wellness Resort and Spa on Lady Musgrave Road, St Andrew. The line of wellness teas is the newest addition to GraceKennedy (GK) Foods and Services Limited. The eight herbal teas are exclusively

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E. G. Wellness Brands Wellness Teas will be distributed by World Brands Services Limited

A cup of tea for your soul – Jamaica Gleaner   Eden Garden is proving to be a well-rounded wellness centre with the official launch of its Eden Gardens Nutraceuticals Wellness Tea. They are living up to their slogan – ‘Supplementing a Healthier you’ – with eight herbal teas. The line includes Bissy (kola nut), Guinea Hen Weed and Cinnamon; Guinea Hen Weed and Ball Moss; Guinea Hen Weed; Lemon Grass and Ball Moss; Moringa and Cinnamon; Soursop and Ginger; and last but by no means least, Cerasee and Ginger tea. All teas will be distributed by World Brand Service. In his brief greeting, the man behind the teas, Executive

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Lowe launches sport drink, power porridge

Yellow yam, sweet potato and bissy among the mix JAMAICAN scientist and executive chairman of Bio-Tech R&D Institute (BTI), Dr Henry Lowe, has formulated an energy sports drink and a fortified porridge made from sweet potato and yam, which he intends to debut at this year’s Olympics in London. The two products — the Jamaica gold sports drink and the premier power porridge — have already been trademarked and patented, and will be primarily targeted towards an international market. Apart from yellow yam and sweet potato, the energy drink will also have the bissy (kola nut) as one of its major ingredients to enhance metabolism for sporting prowess. “It is

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Address By Hon. Portia Simpson Miller Delivered By Dr. Fenton Ferguson Minister Of Health At The Launch Of Indigenous Nutraceutical Industry

Salutation: The Hon. Marigold Harding, Custos of St. Andrew Mrs Beverley Anderson Duncan, Master of Ceremonies His Excellency Professor Sir Kenneth Hall, Former Governor General and Lady Hall His worship, Mayor Lee Clarke Excellencies and Members of the Diplomatic Corps Dr. Henry Lowe, Executive Chairman of the Environmental Health Foundation Group of Companies Mr Milton samuda, President of the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce Hon Ossie Harding Other distinguished guests, ladies & gentlemen I welcome the opportunity to address you on the occasion of this unprecedented function marking the launch of Jamaica’s nutraceutical industry. The most hon. Prime minister who because of previous engagements is unable to be here, sends her

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Launch Of The Nutraceutical Product Lines & Herbal Tea Blends

Salutations: Dr. The hon. Fenton ferguson, minister of health; Dr. Henry lowe, executive chairman of the bio-tech r & d institute; Members of the bio-tech r & d institute and the wider eden gardens family; Ladies and gentlemen… Let me first of all thank you on behalf of the board and members of the jamaica chamber of commerce, for allowing me this privilege of sharing this evening’s launch with you and bringing greetings and robust congratulations on behalf of the jamaica chamber of commerce and wider private sector. This event speaks volumes of a commitment for which your organization (led by the apparently tireless dr. Lowe) has not only been

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Promise kept – Dr. Henry Lowe Launches Nutraceutical Industry with 7 Products

RENOWNED local scientist Dr. Henry Lowe last night delivered on a promise made a year ago by launching what he said was the region’s first indigenous nutraceutical industry with seven products, including his flagship Alpha Prostate Formula 1 made from the Jamaican ball moss or old man’s beard. At the same time, Dr. Lowe announced that an IPO will be launched next year “to give Jamaicans and diaspora members a chance to invest in this lucrative and exciting venture”.   “The potential earnings from this industry can be anywhere from US$500 billion, growing to a trillion US dollars in the next five years,” Dr. Lowe told guests attending the launch

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Remarks Mr. Brian Pengelley President Jamaica Manufacturers Association Bio-Tech R&D Institute Launch of Product

Former Governor General, the Most Honourable Sir Kenneth Hall and Lady Hall Minister of Health, the Honourable Dr. Fenton Ferguson Executive Chairman, Bio-Tech R&D Institute, Dr. Henry Lowe Ladies and gentlemen Good evening. The Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association is pleased to participate in the launch of the Bio-Tech R&D Institute Nutraceutical Product Line and Herbal Tea Blends. The Institute was only established a year ago but is already making waves in a tremendous way by introducing CARICOM’s first Nutraceutical Industry. Nutraceuticals, cosmeceuticals and pharmaceuticals offer a huge investment opportunity and the products being developed by Bio-Tech R&D Institute will help Jamaica to tap into this niche and complement products already being

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Speech by Dr. Henry Lowe On the Occasion of the Launch of Bio-Tech R&D Nutraceuticals & Tea Blends

Greetings and salutations: Master of Ceremonies, Dr. The Honourable Fenton Ferguson; Minister of Health; the Most Honourable Sir Kenneth Hall, Former Governor General of Jamaica and his wife, The Most Honourable Lady Rheima Hall; Your Excellencies, Members of the Diplomatic Corpse; Members of Parliament and the KSAC; Leaders of the Private and Public Sector; Members of the Health and Scientific Communities; Other Distinguished Guest; Ladies and Gentlemen: Good Evening. Just over a year ago, we launched the Bio-Tech R&D Institute, as a major catalyst for the development of the Jamaica’s indigenous Bio-resources, particularly our agriculture based resources. This was a bold move which signaled our profound commitment to Jamaica as

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