In our last post, we gave you tips on the key aspects to consider before joining the liposomal food supplement market. We also gave you examples from PlantaCorp’s very own business experience. Our experience has proven that corporate sustainability is a very important aspect to consider in maintaining the success of your business. Here, we will share the practices that PlantaCorp has set into place as inspiration for your own business.

Sustainability is an often-heard word these days. It is most likely to be associated with practices that help preserve the environment. In the corporate world, however, sustainability could additionally…


In our last few posts, we introduced you to the world of liposomal food supplements. Being a liposomal supplement manufacturer, we thought it important to introduce you to the commercial aspects of liposomes. We will also explain what you should look for before setting up your own liposomal supplement business.

In our previous post on liposomes, we explained the technical aspects of a liposome. We took a look into their structure, metabolism and some other areas. In this post, we want to impress upon you why liposomal food supplements are a lucrative business opportunity.

What are the key aspects of a high-quality liposomal supplement product?

Most good business plans start with…


All that we talk about at PlantaCorp are liposomes. In our previous blog post, we probably piqued your interest about liposome-encapsulated ingredients as a better food supplement alternative. But how much do you know about liposomes? This blog post will explain more about their structure, manufacture, metabolism and associated safety concerns.

Liposomes: Man-made phospholipid bilayer spheres

In Greek, the word ‘Lipos’ means fat and ‘soma’ means body. The word ‘liposome’ therefore literally means a body of fat. What kind of fat molecule is very important to understand the working principle and advantages of a liposome.

Liposomes are specifically composed of phospholipids. Like fats, phospholipids are composed of fatty acid chains attached to a glycerol backbone. However, phospholipids have only two fatty acids connected to the glycerol backbone (diacylglycerol), while fats have three fatty acids (triglycerides). In phospholipids, the third carbon of the backbone is occupied by a modified phosphate group. A phospholipid thus has a phosphoglycerol…


The market is flooded with several types of food supplements, making it difficult to choose one that does exactly what it says. It is no secret that we believe in the power of liposomal formulations in adding value to our lives. This article could help you decide why food supplements enhanced by liposomal encapsulation technology should be your best choice too.

What are food supplements & Why we need them

Food supplements refer to the consumption of nutrients in a concentrated, dose form, outside of our regular diets [1,2]. A dose form indicates the ingestion of a measured dose of a nutrient in the form of tablets, syrups or…


Let’s clear the air about food supplements. You have probably heard about vitamins, minerals and food supplements. You have also probably heard several debates on whether we really need food supplementation or not.

In this article, we hope to clarify why we believe that every one of us needs some sort of food supplementation to maintain a healthy life.

What are food supplements?

The dictionary definition of the term nutrition refers to “The process of taking in food and using it for growth, metabolism, and repair”[1]. Thus, the substances we take in as food, determine the nourishment of our bodies. The human body needs…

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