York’s OptiBiotix Health grows sales as it eyes US and Asia opportunities

Life sciences firm OptiBiotix Health is eyeing sales growth having undergone a restructuring including a management shake-up.
In a wide ranging update to shareholders, the York-based specialist in modulating the human microbiome says it has shifted its focus towards the USA and Asia in order to access larger markets. It says sales of its sports nutrition ingredient, LeanBiome, to The Hut Group were 36.8% higher in 2023, with a further 39% rise forecast for 2024.
The group’s SlimBiome weight loss product has increased sales to Paradise Fruits, a German firm that makes gummies for Walmart, and online sale to Ch …