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MeriCal, LLC Announces The Appointment Of Dr. Shikha Snigda, As The New Innovation Scientist

Posted on: 25 Jul 17

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- MeriCal, LLC, one of the nation's leading dietary supplement formulation and custom packaging companies is proud and pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Shikha Snigda as their new Innovation Scientist to work with the MeriCal Research & Development Team.  She brings a wealth of experience to MeriCal, having worked in related capacity and with good knowledge of neuroscience and pharmaceutical innovations.

Dr. Shikha Snigda previously worked as a Project Scientist and Project Coordinator for over 7 years at the University of California, Irvine. She has managed projects involving several product segments and platforms which include Anti-oxidants, Botanicals, B vitamins, mitochondrial co-factors, and exercise. She has a very good knowledge of assessing and evaluating the latest nutritional research. She also provides a scientific opinion for various stages of product development including product conceptualization, formulation, and innovation. Shikha has a Ph.D. in Neuroscience and Pharmaceutical Innovation from the University of Bradford in England.

In her new role, Shikha will be reporting directly to Jeremy Bartos (Ph.D.) who is serving as the vice president of MeriCal Research and Development. Shikha will focus on assisting the sales team with onsite and offsite jobs, contract designing, customer meetings and follow-ups, as well as driving the search for new and novel ingredients delivery technologies in key dietary supplement markets.

MeriCal was founded in 1965 and started as a small packaging and distribution center but has grown into one of the industry's leading dietary supplement formulation and custom packaging companies. MeriCal is also one of the largest marketers of Private Brand Probiotic products in the world, providing services to many of the industry's most recognized retailers and nutritional supplement brands.

MeriCal offers comprehensive expertise in manufacturing dry dosage supplements in the form of tablets, capsules, and powders, in addition to an infinite scope of packaging options. MeriCal has the flexibility to cater to an array of customer needs ranging from short-term contract work to major turnkey production. MeriCal efficiently delivers a competitive edge by way of the latest technology in their state-of-the art facilities.

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Contact Information
Spokesperson: Tom Bovich
Company: MeriCal, LLC
Phone Number: (714)238-7225
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Mike Wood

Last updated on: 25/07/2017

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