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


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
Tel: 03-6256-8146 Fax: 03-6700-0813

Yuya Aoyama
Director of Operations

Miyuki Asaoka
Marketing Specialist

Our Ingredient Supply Role: 

Our prime role at, Just the Berries PD Corporation, is to introduce and supply the  very innovative New Zealand Blackcurrant ingredients to our industry clients in the nutraceutical market of the United States and to other industry partners located outside the USA.
Those highly developed ingredients product made only from the nutritious & safe raw materials of NZ blackcurrant berries have been successfully manufactured for the last 12 years through advanced merchandising technology at our state of the art facility,  Just the Berries Ltd, New Zealand. 

Our ingredient products are produced from the most nutrient dense black currant berries in the world, and used in a diverse variety of pharmaceuticals, nutraceutical supplements, cosmeceuticals, and functional and daily-consumed foods and beverages. Ultimately, these products will enhance health and wellness through nutraceutical uses, while others will create unique functional food and beverage products.   

All of our products are supported with first-class merchandising technology at the state-of-the-art facilities in the Just the Berries’ New Zealand compound.  As a pioneer of nutraceutical-grade blackcurrant ingredient manufacturing, which was first introduced to Japan in the year 2000, the scientific team at Just the Berries Group has successfully developed state-of-the-art, extremely innovative processing technology to produce the highest quality and most superior products.   

To assure excellence and consistency, all products are subjected to strict regulations, rigid quality control standards and thorough testing in all stages of the supply chain – from cultivation and farming  to manufacturing and testing, and  finally  to consumer nutraceutical product application. 

We believe that the consistent production of high quality standardized extracts and other unique New Zealand Blackcurrant ingredient products requires exceptionally advanced technology and manufacturing practices, of which Just the Berries Group has been consistently achieving for the last 12 years. 

Our R&D Merchandising Role:  

Just the Berries PD Corporation is the headquarters for Research and Development of merchandising applications into functional foods, supplements and foods & beverage in strict basis of testing lab studies done by in vitro, in vivo and clinical research.  

Just the Berries PD Corporation Activities in Los Angeles, California, U.S.A. are:  
  • Research on new and updated health benefit information of blackcurrants and blackcurrant active components
  • Highly innovative product development
  • Customized merchandizing for global markets
  • Exporting products all over the world 

Just the Berries’ dedicated product development team is committed to the creation of the most advanced and ground-breaking ingredient products. We have a comprehensive understanding of the ever-changing needs of the nutraceutical and functional food markets, and we are committed to developing innovative products and solutions to meet the needs of all customers, which include leading supplement manufacturers spanning the nutraceutical and functional food and beverage industries.   

The Pathbreaker of Blackcurrant Nutraceutical Ingredients to the World Market 

Just the Berries PD Corporation is a pioneer in bringing New Zealand Blackcurrant ingredients and their nutraceutical applications to consumer markets, and we do our best to lead the world in our research of impressive black currant health benefits as well as merchandising development of nutraceutical and functional foods with black currant anthocyanins, polyhphenols, and Gamma Linolenic Acid. 

Strict attention is paid to medical breakthroughs regarding the health benefits of New Zealand Blackcurrants, and Just the Berries PD Corporation  works closely with scientific research institutes of the world, medical doctors, scientists, nutraceutical researchers,  and horticulture research organizations and institutes from around the world  in order to develop new, innovative, safe and highly effective products, which contribute to consumer product merchandising technology being conducted by our clients. 

Just the Berries PD Corporation is devoted not only to the technical advancement of JTB ingredient products applied into therapeutic effect supplements, functional foods, and cosmeceuticals but also to supplying the best quality ingredients, supplement bulk products to the United States and around the world.  

Our Just the Berries PD Corporation team is located in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, California. 

Our Nutraceutical Focus:  

At Just the Berries PD Corporation, our focus is the development of New Zealand Blackcurrant ingredient products that coincide with the most current research and demands of the market. 

Through our research, merchandising, and technological development of New Zealand Blackcurrant ingredients, we provide products and services to help manufacturers design unique and innovative products.   

Our key goal is to successfully introduce New Zealand Blackcurrants to the United States market through our innovative ingredient products so that our clients are able to produce and put quality supplement products using our black currant ingredients on the world consumer markets – thus we wish to have more and more consumers enjoy and reap the remarkable health benefits of this truly miraculous fruit. 

-Last Updated: May 2010

Our Group Team: 

The success of Just the Berries group truly is an international collaborative team effort of all staff involved. Each member of our Just the Berries PD Corporation team plays a vital role in testing and delivering the safest, highest quality and most innovative blackcurrant products to our clients. From farming to manufacturing, research to supplement merchandising as well as to product development , and marketing to exporting, – we are proud to partner with the best organizations throughout the world to deliver the highest value to our customers