In this research, it's intended to spatialize the productive spatial circuit and cooperation circles of the dietary supplements industry. In this way, will be aim in this scientific research inter-industrial relations in the production of whey protein on different spatial scales. Whereas the are few gender-differentiated scientific studies on the dietary supplements production in Brazil and spatial implications, this research will investigate the productive spatial circuit and cooperation circles of whey protein based on industries: Probiótica Laboratórios Ltda, a Integralmédica Suplementos Nutricionais S/A, a ADS laboratório Nutricional Ltda (Atlhetica Nutrition) e Supley Laboratório de Alimentos e Suplementos Nutricionais Ltda (Max Titanium); that are the biggest production of this industry in Brazil. The research will be consist to examine Research, Development and Innovations (R&D&I) by hegemonic companies.
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