MEDFIELD, Mass., June 28, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Symbollon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB:SYMBA) ( www.symbollon.com ) is pleased to announce that it continues to build its retail broker network for Iogen™. Artisan Natural Products Brokerage has agreed to join the Symbollon team to represent Iogen in the Northern California region. Artisan Natural Products Brokerage provides extensive coverage to all Health Food stores and retail chains in the Natural Products industry. Artisan Natural Products Brokerage is led by Andrea Juras Piatt, a veteran of 29 years, specializing in the supplement and cosmetic retail business. Iogen is the first dietary supplement formulated to promote breast health for women. Iogen has been clinically tested in over 2,000 women with fibrocystic breast disease, including breast pain and tenderness and benign breast lumps and cysts.
"We are excited to join forces with Andrea," stated Paul C. Desjourdy, President and Chief Executive Officer of Symbollon. "Her years of experience representing dietary supplements in the Northern California area will be of great help to Iogen as we continue to expand into the retail market. We will continue to pursue additional retail distribution channels for our product. We are committed to making Iogen available in as many outlets as possible so every woman who has interest in improving her breast health has easy access to Iogen."
"I truly believe Iogen is a product that will ease most women's concerns with breast health," noted Andrea Juras Piatt, President of Artisan Natural Products Brokerage. " Iogen is the first of its kind, a proven clinically safe product with impressive efficacy."Through Artisan's efforts, Iogen is already available in the following Northern California locations:
- Country Sun Natural Foods, Palo Alto, CA
- Down To Earth, San Jose, CA
- Staff of Life, Santa Cruz, CA
- New Leaf Markets, Santa Cruz, CA
- Vitamin Center, Los Gatos, CA
- Way of Life, Capitola, CA
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