Keith and Michelle Norris are co-founders of Paleo f(x)™, an organization dedicated to three inter-related goals: to create the world’s best holistic health and wellness event; to inspire and empower individuals everywhere to find optimal health and to flourish; and to create a forum where ancestral health ideas can be turned into real world practices that improve human wellbeing. A major focus of their work is optimum nutrition that includes low-carb lifestyles where appropriate. To that end, they hold the event that seeks to provide attendees with a valuable and unforgettable health experience. It is based on turning the theory of ancestral health into the practices that allow good health to flourish. For more information, call +1 (512) 492-2773, email firstname.lastname@example.org, visit the website at www.paleofx.com/, follow them on Facebook www.facebook.com/PaleoFX/, on Instagram www.instagram.com/paleofx/, onTwitter twitter.com/PaleoFX and Youtube www.youtube.com/user/PaleoFX/.
Address: 311 21st Street,
US-based Adapt Your Life manufactures and distributes high-quality, minimally-processed, low-carb and ketogenic nutrition products, snacks and convenience foods. The company’s products are currently available in Canada, the UK and South Africa. The company’s visionaries are Glen and Yael Finkel. Their product range currently includes high-fat keto and protein bars, collagen nut butters, coffee shots and Adapt cereals. The company’s mission is accessibility to cutting-edge scientific research, knowledge, expertise, and implementation of low-carb, high-fat (LCHF) lifestyles, based on the work of medical specialist Dr Eric Westman. For more information, email email@example.com or visit Adapt Your Life at www.adaptyourlife.com
Address: Unit 12 Apollo Park, 5c Marconi Road, Montague Gardens,
Denise Glezer-Jones heads Caring Candies that manufactures a range of sugar-free, low-carb candies and chocolates without artificial sweeteners, colourants, flavourants, preservatives, or allergens. Their hard candies have zero net carbs. They also sell other brands of All-Natural, Nasties-Free, LCHF, Sugar-free goodies. For more info, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website at https://www.caringcandies.co.za (Note that the https is important as it indicates a secure shopping site.)
Life Bake is a South African-based company that specialises in creating wholesome grain-free, high-fibre products which contain only real food ingredients. The company’s goal is to always use the fewest ingredients possible to create a delicious product range which is packed full of nutrients without adding any bulking agents, fillers or anything artificial. “We strive to always keep it clean, pure and simple,” says Life Bake owner and creator Bronwyn Adir. Her products are popular with “Banters”, as those following a low-carb, high-fat lifestyle are known in South Africa.
Address: 300 Bryanstone Drive
Jacksons Real Food Market is a haven for foodies who want to learn, taste, sample and relax while shopping. Run by Gary Jackson, it is a local, family-run store that caters for Banting, LCHF, Gluten-free, sugar-free and Paleo lifestyles, as well as vegan and other vegetarians. Jackson’s support 65 local producers,farmers and family owned businesses and encourages families to eat grass fed and pasture raised animals, eggs and dairy. It’s about getting the best that SA has to offer, the cleanest and most natural food into tummies, which will in turn keep people happy and healthy. Its food is based on taste, quality, nutritional value and price. The Jacksons taste and analyse everything on their shelves and strive to keep all the award winning local produce and products in South Africa.
Address: Kompasstraat 37A
Matty Barnhoorn is a low-carb (LCHF) expert and coach. Her company, The New Food (Founded in 2005), encourages people to eat low-carb, to become leaner and healthier. She believes everyone has the right to honest information about nutrition and health. She makes eating low-carb easier, tastier and accessible for everyone. Matty works together with physicians and scientists and participates in various projects nationwide. She provides tasting sessions, information (workshops), coaching, advice and information about low carb eating.
Address: 8 Riverside Business Park, Dytchley Road
Healthy Brands is a supplier of low-carb products to the South African market. The company is a primary distributor supplying all major retail groups. One of the major brand ranges is Atkins products that form part of the New Atkins Nutritional Approach. MD Justin Strout says the approach is not purely about weight loss, although that is the main benefit for many followers. It focuses on healthy living and maintaining weight by eating a scientifically formulated combination of whole foods, fruit and vegetables. Compared to the original Atkins Diet, this rejuvenated approach allows greater flexibility, with individuals able to choose in which phase of the diet to begin according to their personal needs and goals, he says.
Address: Unit W1E, Toughers Business Park
M7 Business Park
The Wholesome Irish Biltong Company trading as The Irish Biltong Company are the producers of Irish biltong, a healthy, high-protein air-dried beef snack produced from the best of Irish Grass-fed Beef. The company is a family owned business in County Kildare. John and Noreen Doyle come from farming backgrounds; John has been in the meat industry for over 25 years. Their family history and experience in agricultural processes, along with rearing Irish grass-fed cattle on their own farm, allows the Doyles to give people that essential ingredient of trust that every customer needs.
Address: 19 Durham Rd
Domini Kemp is a chef, food writer and food entrepreneur in Ireland, and author of The Ketogenic Kitchen with nutritional therapist, Patricia Daly. It is two books in one. The section is low-carb; the second section is an introduction to keto. Domini is also a food writer and owner of the Alchemy Juice Co (http://www.alchemyjuice.ie/#about-1), which is located in Dublin. It specialises in cold-pressed- juices and wheat-free, dairy free and sugar-free salad boxes, soups and stews, which are low carb and some of which are suitable for Paleo and Ketogenic diets.
Address: 45 Tower St
Hannah Sutter is a published author (Big Fat Lies, Is Your Government Making You Fat) and founder of two food companies in the UK. Her company, The Natural Low Carb Kitchen makes and sells a wide range of low carb foods without using any artificial ingredients or sweeteners which are suitable for all types of ketogenic diets. She also makes a range of low-carb foods for the management of certain specific health conditions including epilepsy and cancer through our sister company called Ketocare Foods Limited.