Since 2007, Drew Saber has managed development and/or launch of over 50 products in the Functional Food & Beverage, and Health and Wellness industries. Here are a few of the highlights:


Celtic Sea Salt®

Provided Competitive Market Analysis and strategic growth plan for this 38-year old legacy brand, identifying market expansion opportunities in the Natural and Conventional Salt Channels.


Coffee Blast® Brain Boosting Formula

Provided novel ingredient selection assistance and supply sourcing, label development/FDA compliance review, and technical marketing copy for this innovative healthy sweetener, designed specifically for coffee, containing cognitive-enhancing herbal and amino acid components.


Superfood Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix®

Provided sourcing for key ingredients, nutraceutical components, nutrition facts data analysis, and label development/compliance review for this innovative "nutraceutical" cookie mix, containing immune system-supportive beta-glucans/polysaccharides, derived from medicinal mushrooms such as Shiitake and Maitake. 


Longevity Coffee®

"Better for you" coffee product marketing assistance and Quality Assurance laboratory testing management (focused on assurance of "zero mycotoxins", and ORAC/ antioxidant activity). Resulted in marketing messaging that promotes product's superior cleanliness compared to competitors, as well as its high ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) score.


 

Immortal Machine®

Solved Hemp Protein-concentrate supply issue for this product, be re-sourcing a unique, organic, 70% organic concentrate powder from an international supplier, previously unavailable to the company.


www.LongevityWarehouse.com

Provided Structure-Function health claims review and marketing copy contributions for dozens of key products on this site, resulting in strengthened product descriptions, and strong FDA compliance for the those products.


David Wolfe Foods® Blue Pigment Phycocyanin

Sourced and contracted private label production for this novel, blue-pigmented powerhouse antioxidant, derived from blue-green algae.


 

Cacao of theNow™/ UpCups™ Herbal Chocolate Superfoods

Formulated and developed innovative healthy chocolate products containing Chinese tonic herbs, providing specific health benefits; libido, energy, endurance, and immunity.


Threshold Bar™

Nutrition bar pro bono Corporate advisory, regarding: ingredients/formulation, co-packer establishment, packaging, executive summary creation, investor deck development, and growth capitalization.


Beauty Blend™ Topical scar Treatment

Medical device product and business development assistance for novel, non-invasive scar and wrinkle therapy. Managed contract manufacturing sourcing and development, packaging prototype development, and FDA regulatory protocols, including sourcing for compatibility and stability testing firms, and documentation process research for Quality System development.


Body Ecology® Kefir Starter Culture

Managed probiotic functional analysis of company's prior formula, resulting in improved reformation and efficacy. Re-sourced supply chain, helping secure U.S. supply and manufacturing contract. 


Tia's Gluten Free™

Advised company during early development regarding co-packing and distribution expansion. Sourced co-packer and assisted negotiations resulting in manufacturing contract and ability to scale with national distributor.

TESTIMONIALS

Drew is an incredible asset to any company looking to take their product to market in a quick and efficient way. His experience with product development is invaluable for those wanting to forgo many mistakes new companies make - like missed opportunities in the marketplace.

I’ve been impressed while working alongside him during product development for one of my clients, seeing first-hand how quickly he can turn a product around and help his clients make connections with funders and business relationships that are crucial to their success. He’s not only a consultant, but an invaluable asset and partner. Highly recommended for anyone wanting to take their product or launch to the next level!
— Tena Moore, Founder & Owner at Social Bloom
Drew is a creative, results-focused strategist with a diverse background in natural products and nutritional supplements and a specialty in product formulation and development as well as sales distribution channel development and management. Over the last 10 years that I’ve known Drew, his impressive breadth of knowledge has extended from sourcing innovative raw materials to finding solutions to complex organizational issues as an operations manager. I would highly recommend him for his knowledge, passion, and ability to open doors paramount to a product’s success in the market.
— Randall Zamcheck, former CEO Body Ecology®
When I think about working with Drew Saber, the first words that come to mind are professionalism, sophistication, efficiency and expertise. Drew’s vast array of experience in business development and operational logistics make him the perfect consultant and mentor for natural product companies looking to grow, expand and gain market share in a highly competitive environment.
— Joel Schantz, Distributor Sales Manager - Retail Division, Pretzilla®