LOS ANGELES, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ORGANIC INDIA, leading mission-driven manufacturers of herb-based wellness teas and functional supplements, announced today the availability of organic single ingredient Moringa—in both powder and capsule formulations—to the U.S. natural marketplace.
Considered one of the most complete, nutrient rich plants on earth, Moringa leaves are abundant in vitamins and minerals, including vitamin A, B1, B3, B12, iron, magnesium, potassium, amino acids, and polyphenols. Used for thousands of years as a super food nutritional supplement and containing more than 90 nutrients and 46 antioxidants, the tiny leaves of this plant can help restore internal imbalances through daily use.
"We are thrilled to introduce the first organic single ingredient Moringa product to US retailers," said Heather Henning, National Sales Manager, ORGANIC INDIA. "This ancient, therapeutic plant has been used for thousands of years and has seen increasing popularity amongst mainstream consumers worldwide. Millions of people globally use Moringa for essential nutrition—now, the US distribution channel will have access to this extraordinary plant with USDA organic certification."
Moringa Nutrient Breakdown, based on serving size:
- 7 x vitamin C in oranges
- 4 x calcium in milk
- 4 x vitamin A in carrots
- 2 x protein in milk
- 3 x potassium in bananas
- 4 x vitamin B12 in a serving of steak
ORGANIC INDIA Single-ingredient Moringa products are made from the powdered leaves of the Moringa oleifera tree. Gram for gram, Moringa has more B12 than steak, more vitamin A than eggs, and more calcium than milk. From its rich vitamin and mineral content, providing essential nutrition, to its ability to grow in drought-ridden areas and support sustainable land care, these tiny leaves make for one powerful super supplement.
This potent supplement, available in both easy-to-use powder and capsules will be revealed to the public at Expo West 2013 in booth #2216 .
Product Pricing & Availability
ORGANIC INDIA Moringa will be available this Spring in select retailers. It can also be found online at: www.OrganicIndiaUSA.com/moringa with a suggested retail price of $15.99 for capsules and $19.99 for powder.
About ORGANIC INDIA:
ORGANIC INDIA offers over 50 premium, high potency herbal teas, supplements and personal products based on the principles of Ayurvedic medicine. Most products feature the key ingredient Tulsi (Holy Basil, "Queen of Herbs"), an adaptogen that supports the immune system, stress management and enhances the functional properties of other ingredients. Since 1999, ORGANIC INDIA has worked directly with thousands of family famers in India, creating sustainable communities through fair-market agriculture, access to healthcare, education and gender equality and empowerment programs. ORGANIC INDIA products are certified organic and wildcrafted on over half a million acres of traditional and converted farmland throughout India. For more information on ORGANIC INDIA USA, or its 2,000 retailers, visit www.OrganicIndiaUSA.com or join the community at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tulsi-Tea-ORGANIC-INDIA/21128814269?ref=ts
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