GCI Nutrients (Burlingame, CA) recently announced it has formed a strategic partnership with ThreePeaks Brands, Inc., a product-development and manufacturing company based near Phoenix, AZ.
“This is a great opportunity for us to leverage our history as an ingredient supplier to the natural foods industry by teaming up with a company specifically designed to create and market new finished goods that take our commitment to health and nutrition right to the end user,” said Richard Merriam, founder and CEO of GCI Nutrients, Inc.
Added Carleton Prince, president & CEO of ThreePeaks Brands, “By partnering with GCI Nutrients, we have access to worldwide sources of the best ingredients and supplements in the industry, and our plan is built on GCI’s reach, expertise, and experience to help us develop the best nutritional and nutraceutical products in the industry.
One of ThreePeaks Brands’ flagship products is Benesweet, a unique and patented innovative nutraceutical sweetening system. “Think of an apple,” said Richard Kozlenko, PhD, senior vice president of science and product development and inventor of Benesweet, “an apple provides a master class in nutritional biochemistry. Well, Benesweet is built like an apple.”