Laboratoires Activa (company profile here) is a 20 years old innovative company that holds its own R&D, manufacturing, marketing and commercial operations in France to develop and sell innovative proprietary formulations and combinations of standardize plant extracts.
Activa’s unique and patented technology platform combines engineered blends of 4 to 5 different plant extracts, encapsulated in a control-release semi-permeable membrane (the Microgranule, see here) presented in a clear, all-vegetal, capsule.
The design of such membrane allows the controlled released of the actives in the intestines, resulting in immediate or delayed effect depending on the product strategy (Observational Clinical Study data available).
Due to the effective and controll of the release, once or twice-a-day intakes replace current multi/bulky alternatives.
Additional benefit include odor-masking, pediatric formulation, increased stability and shelf life.
ACTIVA Laboratories pharmaceutical-grade panufacturing processes and SOP are compliant with GMP standard. Operations have been successfuly audited by FDA in 2015.
Two full product line (see here) have been developped, targeting multiple reponses. The company webstore provides a an illustration of the product range and pricing configuration:
The "Activa Chrono" product line (here) is designed to provide immediate impact over a 7 day program. It includes a Symbiotic program. Market recommended pricing of $20 for a program of 7 days. List of Active IngredientsHere.
The "Activa Well-Being" product line (here) is designed for long term programs, and recommended price is $29.95 per box (30 or 5 caps) for a month-long program. List of Active IngredientsHere.
Current sales are growing by +40% in the EU, and U.S. sales are poised for growth (< $100k for now). In Europe, the product is sold through pharmacies, and the U.S. Natural Doctor channel or highly consultative sales process will be a ideal fit
Product Market Price is ~$29.95 per box (30/45 caps) and wholesale retail/list price is $9.70 to $11.70 per box (volume or strategic pricing is possible). MAP agrement are considered for eTailers in particular.
Yes. These products are already selling. Packaging, labelling and commercial collaterals are in place. We simply have not "pushed" them yet, as our business priority was growing in Europe.
Q: What is the list of ingredients ?
For each product, the list of actives is described in their related "Description" which is available online (Here for the Well Being product line and Here for the Chrono product line). Active ingredients and delivered in a "all-vegetal" clear hypromellose capsule from Capsugel.