Plandai Biotechnology's Phytofare(R) Catechin Complex Hits the Shelves With New USN Label

Ocean Springs, Mississippi, UNITED STATES

GOODYEAR, AZ--(Marketwired - June 18, 2015) - Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. (OTCQB: PLPL) (“Plandaí” or “the Company”), producer of the highly bioavailable Phytofare® Catechin Complex, today announced that its green tea extract has been packaged by Azochem Laboratories, a contract manufacturer for USN in South Africa, and is now on shelves in USN locations in that country.

Pictures of the new packaging and USN label, which includes Phytofare® Catechin Complex as an ingredient of USN’s “PHEDRA-CUT HYPERCORE” product can be viewed here:

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Last month Plandaí filled its first purchase order from USN Worldwide as part of the Company’s exclusive 3-year agreement to supply USN with commercial amounts of the Company’s flagship green tea extract.

Callum Baylis-Duffield, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Plandaí, said, “This new USN label and packaging by Azochem Laboratories is the culmination of years of hard work at Plandaí Biotechnology, and to see our Phytofare® Catechin Complex on the label of a USN product, which is now hitting the shelves here in South Africa, is a testament to the team for sticking with us and bringing this highly bioavailable green tea extract to market.”

The exclusive agreement between Plandaí and USN will allow USN to control the input costs around production, while enhancing product efficacy by replacing the generic green tea extracts it now uses in its extensive lineup of innovative and market-leading products, with the clinically proven highly bioavailable Phytofare® Catechin Complex.

USN is a global health and nutrition supplement brand that sells products in more than 50 countries and on four continents. USN was founded in South Africa 15 years ago. All of USN’s products are formulated with the backing of extensive research and scientific findings, as well as clinical trials to ensure efficacy and safety.

About Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc.

Plandaí Biotechnology, Inc. and its subsidiaries develop highly phyto-available extracts. Plandaí Biotechnology controls every aspect of the process, from growing the raw materials on its farms in South Africa, to producing its proprietary Phytofare extracts in-house, allowing the Company to guarantee the continuity of supply as well as quality control throughout the entire process. Targeted industries for the Company’s products include beverage, cosmeceutical, wellness, nutriceutical, anti-aging, and pharmaceutical. For more information, please visit

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