What are natural flavors?
Natural flavors are flavors extracted from natural products as opposed to being synthesized.
Which Well-Beyond products are Kosher?
The following solid chocolate products are BCK or British Columbia (Canada) Kosher:
X Power Squares
Healthy Peanut Butter Cups
Do Well-Beyond products contain milk or milk protein?
Most Beyond products are dairy free. However, these products are produced on machines that process other products which do contain milk. Although these machines are cleaned thoroughly after each production, it is required that the allergy warning “may contain milk” be present.
Are Well-Beyond products Gluten free?
Well-Beyond Nuggets, X Power Squares, XoBiotic Squares, Chocolate Shake, Healthy Peanut Butter Cups, XoLove Bites and Xe Energy are gluten free, as none of the ingredients contain gluten. However, these products are produced on machines which produce other products which may contain gluten. Although these machines are cleaned thoroughly after each production, it is required that the allergy warning must be present.
What is the origin of the cacao?
The main origin of the cacao is the Ivory Coast of South Africa. However, our manufacturer also purchases cacao from other countries.
What is the origin of the Acai?
The Acai comes from the rain forests of Brazil. Much work has been done to preserve the palm trees from which the berries are harvested.
Do Well-Beyond products contain caffeine?
Typically, chocolate companies have added caffeine to their products, as it does not occur naturally in chocolate. However, one of chocolate’s active ingredients is Theobromine which is only found in cacao. The two stimulates are related and have similar structures but are very different chemicals with different properties, effects, and origins.
What is the percentage of Soy Lecithin?
There is 0.5% of soy lecithin in our chocolate products.
Are all Well-Beyond products non-GMO (Genetically Modified Organism)?
Yes, all ingredients in Well-Beyond products are non-GMO.
Do Well-Beyond ™ Products contain High Fructose Corn Syrup?
No, we do not use fructose-enriched corn syrup or high fructose corn syrup in our products. The sweetener used in our products is 100% "Pure Crystalline Fructose" (or natural fruit sugar).