Frequently Asked Questions
When you will receive your first order, you will find 12 single-portion packets of Bivo and the Bivo shaker. As soon as you will need quick, complete and healthy food all you need to do is pour Bivo in the shaker, add 300 ml of water at room temperature and shake it: Bivo is ready.
Bivo is supplied in a single portion packet, so that it is easy to transport and prepare it at the right time. The packet is easy to open and resealable if you don't want to use the powder entirely. Prepare it and consume it rightaway in order to enjoy it at its best. If you need it, you can anyway prepare Bivo some hours before consumption.
The water that you use to prepare Bivo can be at room temperature. You can anyway use cold water if you prefer.
In Italy. Bivo’s formula has been developed by a team of Italian experts. The production is made in Italy too.
Bivo can be purchased on this site, www.bivo.it. The product will arrive to your home in two working days from your order.
Do you have a shop and you want to offer Bivo to your customers? Write us at firstname.lastname@example.org
No. Bivo it is not a dietetic product. Drinking Bivo you know exactly how many calories you are intaking, because it contains 440 calories, one fifth of the recommended calories for the normal daily activity of an adult. Anyhow, Bivo can be useful to control the quantity of calories you intake during a diet and to avoid the traditional "fast-food", with high calorie content and low quality ingredients.
Calories in Bivo are split as follows: the 52% of calories are from carbohydrates; the 22% of calories are from fats; the 17% of calories are from proteins; the 9% of the calories are from fibers. This proportion is typical of the mediterranean diet.
One Bivo contains about a fifth of the daily requirement of the main vitamins and mineral salts.
Particularly important for who follows a vegan diet are vitamin B12 and vitamin D, in addition to mineral salts as calcium.
In the page "Nutrition" you can find the ingredients and the nutrients intake of Bivo in details.
Bivo is rich in Omega3 and Omega6, present in the right quantity and proportion.
All ingredients contained in Bivo, fats included, are of plant origin.
Absolutely not, Bivo is ok for all adults with normal energy requirements and does does not force any diet.
The calories split in Bivo reflects that of mediterranean diet, the healthiest nutritional model in the world, but you can choose to eat whatever you want when you don’t use Bivo.
Absolutely yes, because it contains exclusively ingredients of plant origin.
No, because even if the oats we use naturally does not contain gluten, it may contain traces of gluten for the so-called "cross contamination" (it is stored by our supplier in environments where there are also other cereals containing gluten).
Absolutely yes. One of Bivo’s property is to release energy efficiently for at least 5 or 6 hours, allowing athletes to have the energy they need for a long time without weighting down digestion.
How many times you like. Bivo is thought for the moments when you have a few time to eat and you want to have a smart alternative, nutritionally complete and far better than the traditional “fast food”, which is nutritionally unbalanced and inefficient.
Even if theoretically it is possible to feed almost exclusively with Bivo, because it is food that contains everything that your body needs, we advise against it.
You can consume Bivo how many time you like, but without forgetting that having a varied diet is very important for our health.
Bivo’s formula is studied to release energy efficiently for 5 or 6 hours.
Because its formula has been studied exactly to achieve this. In particular, the type of carbohydrates included in Bivo are complex carbs (not simple sugars) which release energy both immediately and in the long run. Maltodextrin provides energy right away, while oats, with its low glycemic index, gets involved at a later time reinvigorating the body for several hours.
Bivo has been developed and produced for adult and healthy consumers. Since the stage of growth is very delicate, we suggest you to contact your doctor before consuming Bivo.
Even if there should not be any worries consuming Bivo because it is a natural product, we ask pregnant women to ask their doctor before consuming it.
Bivo has to be stored in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight.
Bivo's powder is 114 grams. With the packaging, a packet is less than 120 grams.
Yes. Bivo has to be consumed within 24 months from the date of production. The expiry date is indicated in each packet.
Shipments and Payments
The carrier varies according to the country from which you have ordered Bivo.
For Italy the delivery is free.
Shipment costs vary according to the country from which you order Bivo. Here you can find the details of the shipment costs: https://www.bivo.it/en/delivery-costs/
Our shipment procedures are very quick: in a few days you will receive your order.
You can pay with credit card, PayPal or with bank transfer.
In the reason for payment of the bank transfer you have to write the name of the customer and the number of the order. As soon as we will receive the payment you order will be shipped.
The shaker is given for free to the first purchase of a package of 12 packets of Bivo.
Absolutely yes. The shaker is produced by Blender Bottle, the American company leader in the production and commercialization of shakers (www.blenderbottle.com).
Yes, the shaker is top rack dishwasher safe. Anyway, it is also easy to hand wash it.
The Bivo shaker is very resistant, but it weights less than 150 grams.