Kirin invests in health drinkThis article was originally published in Foodnews
JAPANESE drinks maker Kirin has acquired a minority stake in Nawgan, a US firm that makes the “innovative functional brain health beverage” of the same name. Kirin already owns Kyowa Hakko Bio, which makes Cognizin - a brain health nutrient for use as an ingredient in Nawgan. Launched in 2010, Nagwan claims to support alertness and concentration. As well as Cognizin, it contains choline and 50% of the daily value of natural vitamin E.