Biova(R) Announces Exclusive Distributor Agreement with Blagden Specialty Chemicals Ltd.

JOHNSTON, Iowa, Nov. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Biova® LLC, the world leader in water soluble egg membrane (WSEM) ingredients for joint and skin health applications, has finalized an agreement with UK-based Blagden Specialty Chemicals Ltd. to be the exclusive distributor for BiovaDerm® in the United Kingdom. Blagden will introduce BiovaDerm at the SCS Formulate exhibition, stand #415, November 15-16.

"Blagden's commitment to customer service is unmatched," said Allen Levine, international and natural accounts with Biova. "We love their technical expertise, logistics capabilities and track record of success."

Recently published peer-reviewed research indicates daily use of BiovaDerm reduces the appearance of wrinkles after just eight weeks.

"At the high-end skin care market in particular, there is increasing demand for products which straddle beauty and pharma in packaging and efficacy claims," said Graham Turton, chief executive with Blagden. "BiovaDerm's a natural ingredient, rich in collagen and elastin, that's ideal for formulators and producers of such products. We anticipate considerable interest from customers."

Founded in 1862, Blagden Specialty Chemicals Ltd. is a leading supplier of specialty chemicals for the UK and Ireland. They offer a comprehensive range of products across key market sectors supported by technical expertise and in-depth knowledge of applications and benefits.

About Biova:
 Privately held and globally distributed, Biova is the global market leader for water soluble egg membrane (WSEM) ingredients offering proven health benefits: BiovaDerm® for skin care; BiovaFlex® for joint health; and BiovaPlex® for animal health. Biova's patented water soluble process creates expanded delivery options for a wide range of consumer products, including lotions, creams, functional foods, beverages and more. Years of dedicated investment, ongoing scientific research and leading-edge technology are at the core of these all-natural, ultra-pure, nutrient-rich ingredients. A focus on sustainable production, anchored by vertical integration with the largest egg producing and processing partners, assures Biova unmatched raw material supply—the right combination of access and capability to drive opportunity and growth.

CONTACT: Kathy Hockla, Channel Manager 877-OVACORE x109 / 913-815-4052 Kansas Bioscience Authority Bldg. 10900 S. Clay Blair Blvd. Suite 1000 Olathe, KS 66061

Source:Biova, LLC