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Drink to Boost Kids' Immune Systems Launched

Tipco F&B Co., Ltd., the largest juice company in Thailand, has launched Super Kid mixed berry juice containing Wellmune WGP, vitamins and antioxidants which it says strengthen the immune systems of children ages three to eight.
 
The 100% mixed berry juice is the first of several new flavors in the Super Kid product line that will contain Wellmune WGP, which the companies say is clinically proven to boost key immune cells that help keep the body healthy. The RTD juice comes in a single-serving Tetra Pak with a straw and contains 43 milligrams of Wellmune. The Tipco Super Kid line features animated characters licensed from the Walt Disney Company.  
 
“We selected Wellmune for Tipco Super Kid because of the strong clinical research demonstrating its ability to strengthen the immune system and support overall health and wellness,” said Orathai Buranapanichpun, Tipco Research and Development Project Manager. 
 
“Nothing is more important than the health and well being of children,” said Richard G. Mueller, chief executive officer of Biothera. “We are pleased to partner with Tipco F&B Company to make the immune health benefits of Wellmune available to children in Thailand.”
 
Tipco Super Kid is available at supermarkets and convenience and grocery stores throughout Thailand.  
 
Established in 1976, Tipco F&B Co., Ltd. is a manufacturer, exporter and distributor of various canned/frozen/pouched/juice fruits, vegetable and ready to drink green tea products under the brand Tipco. Its production line produces 100% pasteurized fruit and vegetable juices, including mixed veggie juice, beetroot juice, aloe vera and white grape juice, and guava juice. For more information, visit www.tipco.net
 
Wellmune WGP is 100% natural baker’s yeast beta 1,3/1,6 glucan that has been clinically proven to strengthen key immune cells that help keep the body healthy. This natural food, beverage and supplement ingredient has regulatory approval in major markets around the world, including GRAS status in the U.S. and novel food approval in Europe and China. Products containing Wellmune are available in more than 60 countries. Wellmune is patented, Kosher, Halal, non-allergenic and GMO-free. A recipient of numerous food industry awards for scientific excellence, Wellmune is a product of Biothera, a U.S. biotechnology company dedicated to improving immune health. For more information, visit www.wellmune.com.
 
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