ABOUT JUST THE BERRIES PD
JUST THE BERRIES PD CORPORATION PROFILE

Just the Berries PD Corporation is the U.S. alliance of Just the Berries Group in New Zealand , the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of New Zealand Blackcurrant based nutraceutical health ingredients.

Just the Berries PD Corporation Address:
777 S.Figeuroa St, Suite 3775
Los Angeles, CA 90017

 AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARIES

Just the Berries PD Corporation (JTBPD) is affiliated with Global Technology and Marketing Inc.  for the procurement of New Zealand grown fruit.

Since 2009 Vision Smart Center Inc , based in California, has been exclusively engaged in the marketing and selling of consumer products made by Just the Berries PD Corporation.

New Zealand Berry Group Corporation (NZBG), based in California, is a subsidiary of Just the Berries PD Corporation. They are engaged in the production of dried New Zealand Blackcurrant fruits (in association with the National Raisin Company), and have been the largest producer and marketer of dried blackcurrants internationally for over 5 years

NZBG Japan Inc. has been marketing the JTB nutraceutical products made by JTBPD in Japan since 2006.

Japan Just the Berries Research Co., Ltd is engaged in RD in health benefits done in Japanese academical institutes/ universities and merchandising development of nutraceutical products.

Japan JTB supplies to Japanese supplement indutry dietary ingredients made from blackcurrant seed oils and blackcurrant anthocyanin extract powders, which have been produced by Just the Berries PD Corporation USA.

Japan Just the Berries Research Co., Ltd
Showa Bldg 9F
2-7-17Jimnocho, Kanda
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0051
Japan
Tel: 03-6256-8146 Fax: 03-6700-0813

Yuya Aoyama
Management Director
yuya.aoyama@justtheberries.com

Miyuki Asaoka
Sales and Marketing Specialist
miyukia@justtheberries.com

R&D Merchandising Role of JTB USA:

Just the Berries PD Corporation (JTB USA) Research and Development (R&D) consists of three “Pillars” of operations. The three pillars are focused on ingredient supply, research & testing, advanced production of quality, healthy and delicious foods. JTB USA is the leading provider of nutraceutical ingredients extracted from New Zealand Blackcurrants. JTB USA’s ingredients are used in a variety of applications word wide for the supplement, food and beverage industries. JTB USA’s products can be found in consumer products sold in United States, Europe and Asian countries.

Some of JTB (USA)’s core functions include:

- Research on blackcurrant anthocyanins and polyphenols with eye brain and intestinal benefits.

- Innovative product development of the extraction and standardization of the anthocyanins extracted ingredients for supplements.

- Production of those ingredient products for specific nutraceutical uses.

- Customized merchandizing of the functional foods with the cassis anthocyanins, seed oils and those juice liquids. 

- Supplying the ingredients in the US market and exporting the products to all over the world.

The Pathbreaker of Blackcurrant Nutraceutical Ingredients to the World Market

Just the Berries PD Corporation is a pioneer in bringing New Zealand Blackcurrant based ingredients and its nutraceutical applications to the supplement industries of the world. We developed the in-depth research behind the discovery of the health benefits of blackcurrants. We initiated the inclusion of blackcurrant ingredients to the development of nutraceutical and functional foods. Our main ingredients used for functional foods include black currant anthocyanins, polyphenols, Gamma Linolenic Acid and nutrition and flavor condensed juices.

Collaborative Research with Universities, Research institutes, Medical doctors, Researchers and Supplement Industries

Just the Berries PD Corporation works closely with scientific research institutes of the world including medical doctors, scientists, nutraceutical researchers, and horticulture research organizations in the USA, New Zealand and Japan to develop health research related to eye, brain, intestinal synbiotics and skin health.

Just the Berries PD Corporation is devoted not only to the technical advancement of JTB ingredient products and how it is applied into therapeutic effect of supplements, functional foods, and cosmeceuticals but also to working with the supplement industries on what and how consumer supplements and functional foods can be merchandised using JTB quality ingredients in the United States and around the world.

Our Nutraceutical Focus:

Profile background of the Berries PD Corporation located in the USA

Just the Berries LTD New Zealand is the first the successfully extract the nutraceutical grade ingredients from the nutritious & safe NZ blackcurrant. Since 2003, Just the Berries Ltd, New Zealand has incorporated an advanced merchandising technology and state of the art refining facility in Palmerston North.

In 2005, Just the Berries PD Corporation was incorporated in the USA by Just the Berries Ltd, New Zealand (JTB NZ) . JTB (USA) and started supplying to its customers the extract powders made by JTB NZ in the USA. Further research and merchandizing operation of blackcurrant powders and other ingredients have been developed and conducted by one of the top research/production directors/stockholders of Just the Berries LTD (JTB NZ), New Zealand, Eddie Shiojima PhD, CEO of Just the Berries PD Corporation USA (JTB USA).

JTB USA is devoted to the production of various kinds of the blackcurrant extract powders and natural pigment powders researched and manufactured in the USA, Japan and New Zealand. To assure quality consistency, all ingredients made by JTB USA are strictly subject to FDA regulations, safety, quality control standards and thorough testing in all necessary stages of the processing chains – from cultivation and farming to manufacturing and testing, and finally to consumer nutraceutical product application.

Ultimately, those JTB ingredient products rich in very unique cassis anthocyanins are meticulously evaluated to support our claims that these products leads to improve better health and wellness of consumers and to enhance the gorgeous flavor, fragrance, natural purple color and taste, which are the most important factors to producing quality functional foods.

JTB USA has been fully and vigorously operative with the leadership of Eddie Shiojima who took over the entire control of JTB USA through the acquisition of the majority of the shares of the stock of JTB NZ since the year 2011.

Our management team would like to thank our customers in the supplement industries for giving us a wonderful opportunity to service you. It is our desire to keep you satisfied with our services and continue to provide high-quality nutraceutical products.

The corporate office of Just the Berries PD Corporation is located in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, California.