Big news for Taki Mai this month, as we celebrate the first of what we hope will be many awards for our kava supplement.
When you put years of toil into perfecting a product, as we have done with Taki Mai, to get some recognition for that effort from peers is always most welcome…
The SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards
The third annual SupplySide CPG Editor’s Choice Awards were announced in Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, between October 6th and 10th.
The Supplyside West Expo and Conference is the largest annual expo gathering of ingredient suppliers and finished product manufacturers on the planet, and has been held for the past 17 years. It’s where leaders in the dietary supplement, food, beverage, animal nutrition, personal care and cosmetic industries all congregate to network and learn the latest industry innovations trends.
This year the Editor’s Choice Awards recognised cutting-edge finished product launches from companies in 20 different categories: antioxidant supplements, bars, brain health/mood, digestive health, energy drinks, frozen food, hair care/nutricosmetics, heart health, joint health, juices, multivitamin, pet food/treats, pet health, skin care, snacks, specialty supplement/food, sports nutrition, tea, weight management, and women’s health.
Taki Mai – Winner in Brain Health/Mood Category
Taki Mai was selected as the Winner in the Brain Health/Mood category. The SupplySide editorial team were looking for products that were innovatiove and had made a market impact – and they hand-picked Taki Mai from five finalists and a total of 350 product submissions.
The ‘Winners’ image gallery can be viewed here.
Zane Yoshida, founder of Taki Mai said:
‘We are delighted to receive recognition for all the hard work that it takes to get a new supplement on the market. Our award is for the whole Taki Mai team – and for the people of Ovalau, in Fiji, where we source all of our kava from.’