FoodXervices Inc to distribute zero calorie sweetener

Natural sweetener produced by Singapore firm Faesol

Singapore – June 23, 2015 – FoodXervices Inc Pte Ltd (www.foodxervices.com), a leading food distributor in Singapore, today announced its appointment as authorised distributor in Singapore of iLite Stevia, a newly-launched natural sweetener.

Produced by Singapore firm Faesol, iLite Stevia is made from premium grade steviol glycosides extracted from the stevia plant, a sweet-leaf herb of South American origin and used by native Guarani tribes in Paraguay for 1,500 years. Steviol glycosides is the only natural sweetener approved by the Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore.

The zero-calorie product can be used like sugar in beverages, desserts and confectioneries. As its glycaemic index is close to zero, iLiteTM Stevia ideal for diabetics and anyone who wants an alternative to sugar.

“This product is ahead of its time and like some other brands that we have already started representing, we are trying to introduce products that make the marketplace better. It also follows our movement to support Singapore brands and businesses, like we did with Comcrop,” said Nichol Ng, Managing Director of FoodXervices Inc, in reference to its partnership with the high tech ultra urban farm that sustainably grows good crops and communities in Singapore.

iLiteTM Stevia comes in a 40- or 100-sachet box and is now available from FoodXervices Inc.