Functional jelly beans
April 13, 2009
THE COMPANY: TandemRain Innovations, Vancouver, Wash.
THE PRODUCT: Deep Knee Beans
THE HOOK: For athletes or individuals looking to remain active as they age, TandemRain has introduced Deep Knee Beans. Containing 500 mg of the joint health nutrient ActivMSM per bag, the jelly beans offer a functional way to aid in joint health in a tasty format. The beans are the newest brand under the company’s Sports Rejuvenation line and come in flavors Tangerine, Lemon Lime, Fruit Fusion and Blueberry Blast. According to TandemRain, ActivMSM received FDA GRAS non-objection status in 2008 and has been shown to support a healthy metabolism related to inflammation and cartilage degradation, and a favorable response to factors that promote joint and cartilage health.
INGREDIENTS: Lemon Lime variety: Sugar, corn syrup, corn starch, dextrose, lemon juice concentrate, citric acid, methylsulfonylmethane (MSM), pectin, ascorbic acid (vitamin C), sodium citrate, natural flavors, artificial colors (yellow 5, blue 1), bees wax, carnauba wax, potassium bicarbonate, dicalcium phosphate, sodium chloride, marine trace minerals (electrolytes), confectioner’s glaze. May contain milk. Processed in a facility that also processes peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, eggs and soy.
S.R.P.: $22.85 for a 24-count box.