PARAMUS, N.J., June 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceans Omega LLC (www.oceansomega.com) announces the signing of an exclusive contract to supply Cott Beverages Inc. (www.cott.com) with Ocean Omega's emulsions. Oceans Omega, a leader in the delivery of omega-3s for food and beverage, is now the exclusive omega-3 emulsions supplier to Cott Beverages in the United States, in accordance with the terms of the supply agreement. Cott Beverages intends to use the emulsions to fortify private label and control brand beverage products, with omega-3s EPA and DHA.
Oceans Omega, a leader in the delivery of omega-3s, has developed proprietary stabilization technologies for incorporating omega-3 EPA and DHA into beverages.
"Having the opportunity to work with a world-class organization like Cott Beverages is especially gratifying," states Benjamin D. Mamola, Oceans Omega's Chief Executive Officer. "Cott offers us the opportunity to deliver our heart healthy omega-3 ingredients to consumers worldwide through Cott's extensive distribution network."
"Oceans Omega's stabilization of omega-3s presents Cott with the opportunity to fortify private label and control brand beverage products with heart healthy omega-3s," explains Mike Gibbons, President of Cott's U.S. business unit. "Oceans Omega delivers stable, good-tasting omega-3-fortified beverages, which we believe will add value to our product portfolio and our customers," Gibbons added.
About Cott (www.cott.com)
Cott Corporation, parent to Cott Beverages Inc., is one of the world's largest beverage companies focusing on private-label and contract manufacturing. With approximately 4,000 employees, Cott operates soft drink, juice, water and other beverage bottling facilities in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and Mexico. Cott sells beverage concentrates in over 50 countries around the world.
About Oceans Omega (www.oceansomega.com)
Oceans Omega is one of the largest suppliers of Omega-3 EPA/DHA ingredients to the food and beverage industry with corporate offices located in New Jersey. Oceans Omega's liquid omega-3 ingredient solutions represent technological advancements for incorporating and stabilizing Omega-3s in food and beverage applications. Oceans Omega's unique stabilization nanotechnology and sustainable sources of ultra-pure Omega-3s provides the industry with the purest, most stable omega-3 ingredients in a water-soluble, clear and stable format for broad opportunities in food and beverage.
SOURCE Oceans Omega LLC