The Food Innovation Nexus Medicine: RX, Heath: OTC, Wellness
 
 

Our cross-disciplinary team uses a customer-centered, design-driven approach to develop innovative, breakthrough new products at the intersection of food and medicine.

 

Project Snapshots


A paradigm shift in colorectal cancer screening

 The food innovation nexus colorectal cancer screening. Colonoscopy preparation. Colonary Concepts.
 The Food Innovation Nexus Colorectal cancer screening. Patient experience, compliance. Radically novel approach to colonoscopy prep through meal kits that deliver active ingredients. Form, formulation, efficacy. Funded start-up (Colonary Concepts) campleting FDA Phase 2 trial.

The conventional approach to colonoscopy prep is abysmal. Our daring innovation: using carefully-designed foods and beverages to deliver the active ingredients, and an acceptable patient experience.  The FIX plays many roles in a multidimensional development process, including:

  Discovery

Discovery

  Immersion  

Immersion 

  Ideation

Ideation

  Patient Experience

Patient Experience

  Prototyping

Prototyping

  Clinical Trial/ Validation

Clinical Trial/ Validation

Learn more about ColonaryConcepts here


 

TheraX 

A delicious therapeutic platform integrating soothing, time-tested herbal/botanical ingredients with clinically validated APIs

 
 
 The Food Innovation Nexus Herbal Botanical Medicine
 
 The Food Innovation Nexus. Patient experience, compliance. A portfolio of palatable cough/cold and digestive health products that integrate the most effective clinical and natural ingredients. Form, formulation, efficacy.
 
 The Food Innovation Nexus. Herbal clinical digestive health. Nausea, heartburn, indigestion, upset stomach, diarrhea. 
 

The FIX led a comprehensive, consumer-centric product development process, from ideation and immersion through to design-for-manufacture. 


Hummus Pods™

The healthy, delicious, handheld portable hummus snacketizer

 Hummus Pod Packaging. The Modern Pod Company. Delicious, hand held, encapsulated hummus. 
 The Food Innovation Nexus. The Modern Pod Company. Hummus Pods. Stealth health. Crispy, creamy, hand-held snacks - Pods that reinvent on-the-go healthy snacking. Form, function, manufacturing. Launching in multiple channels.

The FIX has spearheaded product development through validation, and has launched the commercial spin-out: The Modern Pod Company.

  Salad Soulmate

Salad Soulmate

  Elegant Appetizer

Elegant Appetizer

  Lunch-Box Hero

Lunch-Box Hero

  On-the-Go Snack

On-the-Go Snack

  Meal Companion

Meal Companion

  Drinking Buddy

Drinking Buddy