UK’s top diet App launches in North America

Nutracheck –  the UK’s top selling diet App - showcases NEW USA-specific App

London, England, GMT: The British company behind Nutracheck – the UK’s top-rated diet and calorie counting App – has today launched a similar, unique version of its market-leading App for the US market.

The company’s UK App is already the top selling calorie counter in Apple’s App store. Now Nutracheck co-founder and MD, Tim Vryenhoef, and his team have created a version of the App specifically for the USA, which will allow American users to track and tot up their daily calorie intake with ease via a picture database of over 300,000 popular American foods.

“We have created an award-winning food diary based weight loss system and established ourselves as industry leaders here as the UK.

“Research* shows that Nutracheck’s eat, track and lose process is the sensible, scientific and fad-free way to lose weight safely, relying on the tried and tested ‘food diary’ approach to weight loss. Keeping a food diary can double diet weight loss – which shows that if we’re interested, we’re much more motivated!

“We’ve worked hard to create an easy, user-friendly way to count calories and we strive to keep one step ahead in the competitive diet app market. We are delighted to be able to offer a version of our unique product to consumers throughout North America.”

Key features of Nutracheck’s US App include:

  • USA food database over 300,000 products with colour photos for fast identification and appropriate serving sizes
  • Universal barcode scanning app to easily update your food diary
  • Digital resource including recipes, meal ideas and eating guides
  • Forums where members can access help, support and hints and tips
  • Food Triggers tool to help curb emotional eating and encourage good habits

North American consumers can download and try the Nutracheck App FREE for 7 days, and then it’s $3.99 per month thereafter.

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Notes for newsdesk:

*Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research US – 2008 www.kaiserpermanente.org

About Nutracheck - www.nutracheck.co.uk

Nutracheck is an innovative, multi-award winning calorie counter and food diary App for weight loss. It was the UK’s first combined mobile and online diet.

The Nutracheck App is the UK’s top selling calorie counter in Apple’s App Store.

The Nutracheck service has been developed over 10 years and is based on the proven food diary approach to weight loss and weight maintenance.

Nutracheck is at: Bridgford Business Centre, 29 Bridgford Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham NG2 6AU

For more info, or to interview Tim Vryenhoef, please call Karen Veness on

+44 115 969 4661 or +44 7968 049528 or email karen.veness@nutracheck.co.uk