Just the Berries LTD New Zealand is the first the successfully extract the nutraceutical grade ingredients from the nutritious & safe NZ blackcurrant. Since 2003, Just the Berries Ltd, New Zealand has incorporated an advanced merchandising technology and state-of-the-art refining facility in Palmerston North.

In 2005, Just the Berries PD Corporation was incorporated in the USA by Just the Berries Ltd, New Zealand (JTB NZ). JTB (USA) and started supplying to its customers the extract powders made by JTB NZ in the USA. Further research and merchandising operation of blackcurrant powders and other ingredients have been developed and conducted by one of the top research/production directors/stockholders of Just the Berries LTD (JTB NZ), New Zealand, Eddie Shiojima Ph.D., CEO of Just the Berries PD Corporation USA (JTB USA).

JTB USA is devoted to the production of various kinds of blackcurrant extract powders and natural pigment powders researched and manufactured in the USA, Japan, and New Zealand. To assure quality consistency, all ingredients made by JTB USA are strictly subject to FDA regulations, safety, quality control standards, and thorough testing in all necessary stages of the processing chains – from cultivation and farming to manufacturing and testing, and finally to consumer nutraceutical product application.

Ultimately, those JTB ingredient products rich in very unique cassis anthocyanins are meticulously evaluated to support our claims that these products lead to improve better health and wellness of consumers and to enhance the gorgeous flavor, fragrance, natural purple color, and taste, which are the most important factors to producing quality functional foods.

JTB USA has been fully and vigorously operative with the leadership of Eddie Shiojima who took over the entire control of JTB USA through the acquisition of the majority of the shares of the stock of JTB NZ since the year 2011.

Just the Berries PD Corporation is the U.S. alliance of Just the Berries Group in New Zealand, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of New Zealand Blackcurrant-based nutraceutical health ingredients.

NZBG Japan Inc. has been marketing the JTB nutraceutical products made by JTBPD in Japan since 2006.

Japan Just the Berries Research Co., Ltd is engaged in RD in health benefits done in Japanese academic institutes/ universities and merchandising development of nutraceutical products.

Japan JTB supplies to the Japanese supplement industry dietary ingredients made from blackcurrant seed oils and blackcurrant anthocyanin extract powders, which have been produced by Just the Berries PD Corporation USA.

Japan Just the Berries Research Co., Ltd

CEO Chairman: Eddie Shiojima

CEO President: Yoji Kishi

Director in charge of operation: Yuya Aoyama

Tokyo office

Showa Bldg 9F 2-7-17Jinbocho, Kanda Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0051 Japan Tel: 03-6256-8146 Fax: 03-6700-0813

Web: https://jtbjp.co.jp

Kansai office

6-19-201 Funado Cho, Ashiya City, Hyogo Prefecture, 〒659-0093

Tel 0797527198



Just the Berries PD Corporation (JTBPD) is affiliated with AgroResearch Inc, 800 W 1st Street , Suite 400-7 Los Angeles California. for the procurement of New Zealand-grown fruit in addition to other ingredients made from other plants, berries, and brown rice, as well as enzyme-processed NMN and PQQ in cooperation with Just the Berries Japan Co Ltd and AgroMedix Ltd. Japan corporation.

Since 2009 ,Vision Smart Center Inc, based in California, has been exclusively engaged in the marketing and selling of consumer products made under just the Berries Group.

R&D Merchandising Role of JTB USA:

Just the Berries PD Corporation (JTB USA) Research and Development (R&D) consists of three “Pillars” of operations. The three pillars are focused on ingredient supply, research & testing, and advanced production of quality, healthy and delicious foods. JTB USA is the leading provider of nutraceutical ingredients extracted from New Zealand Blackcurrants. JTB USA’s ingredients are used in a variety of applications word wide for the supplement, food, and beverage industries. JTB USA’s products can be found in consumer products sold in United States, Europe, and Asian countries.

Some of JTB (USA)’s core functions include:

– Research on blackcurrant anthocyanins and polyphenols with eye-brain and intestinal benefits.

– Innovative product development of the extraction and standardization of the anthocyanins extracted ingredients for supplements.

– Production of those ingredient products for specific nutraceutical uses.

– Customized merchandizing of functional foods with cassis anthocyanins, seed oils, and those juice liquids.

– Supplying the ingredients in the US market and exporting the products all over the world.

The Pathbreaker of Blackcurrant Nutraceutical Ingredients to the World Market

Just the Berries PD Corporation is a pioneer in bringing New Zealand Blackcurrant-based ingredients and their nutraceutical applications to the supplement industries of the world. We developed the in-depth research behind the discovery of the health benefits of blackcurrants. We initiated the inclusion of blackcurrant ingredients in the development of nutraceutical and functional foods. Our main ingredients used for functionalfoods include black currant anthocyanins, polyphenols, Gamma Linolenic Acid, and nutrition and flavor condensed juices.

Collaborative Research with Universities, Research institutes, Medical doctors, Researchers, and Supplement Industries

Just the Berries PD Corporation works closely with scientific research institutes of the world including medical doctors, scientists, nutraceutical researchers, and horticulture research organizations in the USA, New Zealand, and Japan to develop health research related to the eye, brain, intestinal synbiotics, and skin health.

Just the Berries PD Corporation is devoted not only to the technical advancement of JTB ingredient products and how it is applied to the therapeutic effect of supplements, functional foods, and cosmeceuticals but also to working with the supplement industries on what and how consumer supplements and functional foods can be merchandised using JTB quality ingredients in the United States and around the world.

Our management team would like to thank our customers in the supplement industry for giving us a wonderful opportunity to serve you. It is our desire to keep you satisfied with our services and continue to provide high-quality nutraceutical products.

The corporate office of Just the Berries PD Corporation is located in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles, California

Just the Berries PD Corporation USA

T: 1-213-623-9807  /  F:213-613-9847  /  Email: [email protected]