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Meet our featured June 2021 Ingredient Experts


AGRANA Fruit offers a wide range of creative and innovative solutions for the food and beverage industry. The fruit solutions deliver high quality fruit, which is expertly prepared to be used in the dairy, ice cream, bakery, food service and beverage industries. Our product range includes fruit preparations, brown flavor preparations, preparations with inclusions, cereals, grains & seeds, savory preparations, sauces & toppings, syrups & smoothie bases, and frozen fruits.

We have a truly global presence with 26 production sites on all continents. AGRANA Fruit’s product development work incorporates the latest global nutritional and health trends.

AGRANA Fruit is part of the AGRANA Group – an internationally oriented Austrian company which converts agricultural raw materials into high-quality foods and numerous industrial intermediate products.

AGT Foods

AGT Foods is a global leader in value-added processing of pulses and staple foods and a leading supplier of ingredients derived from pulses, including flours, protein concentrates and isolates, fibres, starches, including new products such as Aquafaba & Veggicrumb™, which comes in three granulations for premium food markets and food companies around the globe.

AGT Foods was founded on the principle ‘From Producer to the World’, producing ingredients from its facilities in Canada, the United States, Turkey, Australia and South Africa and supplying nutritious, non-GMO, gluten-free and non-allergenic pulse ingredients and staple foods products to markets around the world.

AGT Foods also offers a comprehensive range of whole pulses, including lentils, chickpeas, beans and peas, wheat and wheat products such as pasta and bulgur, as well as ancient grains, bakery seeds, popcorn maize, cashews and other staple foods.

We provide quality food and ingredient solutions for the global food marketplace.



Azelis is a world-leading speciality ingredients distributor specialising in technical innovation and formulation support. Azelis offer a unique and extensive range of performance, flavour and nutritional ingredients from world class manufacturers:

– Providing sales, technical and supply chain excellence:
– Effective provision of dedicated sales, marketing, regulatory and technical expertise to customers
– Innovative solutions and value adding services
– Transparent partnership with principals and customers for our mutual benefit

Bell Flavours & Fragrances

We are passionate about flavours and fragrances – Get to know Bell as an innovative and reliable partner who will competently support you from the first idea to a successful market product.

As a successful family-owned business with a global network, we represent reliability and creativity. Our core competencies include customised solutions for the food and beverages industry, the household and personal care sector and the perfume industry. To protect people and the environment, product safety and sustainability are our top priorities. Our work is focussed on innovation and efficiency. This is reflected in our state-of-the-art facilities and continuous process optimisation efforts.

Bell’s Flavour division – Get in touch with taste.

Caribbean Export Development Agency

Caribbean Export is a trade and investment development agency focused on supporting private sector development in the Caribbean. Caribbean Export aims to optimise the export potential of MSMEs, as well as highlight the investment potential of the Caribbean to the international community with the ultimate aim of creating meaningful jobs, generating prosperity and alleviating poverty.

Caribbean Export’s work focuses on nine priority areas: Agro-processing, Creative Industries, Financial Services, Health and Wellness, Information and Communication Technology, Manufacturing, Professional Services, Specialised Tourism and Renewable Energy.

Direct Food Ingredients

Direct Food Ingredients is a leading supplier of quality assured functional ingredients. We stock a large range of ingredients, all of which are covered under our industry leading BRC AA Agents and Brokers accreditation. Helping some of the biggest manufacturers in the nutrition, food, beverage, nutraceutical and animal nutrition obtain high quality, fully traceable, functional ingredients at competitive prices.


GELITA is the leading company for collagen proteins. These are collagen peptides with proven body-stimulating capabilities and tailor-made gelatines.
Coordinated from the headquarters in Eberbach, Germany, GELITA provides customers around the world with products of the highest standard, comprehensive technical expertise and sophisticated solutions.


Home Choice Enterprise

Home Choice Enterprises Limited has been in business for the past 20 years. We specialize in the processing and packaging of innovative food items, such as Peppered Shrimp, Shrimp Soup, Shrimp Fritters Mix, Lime & Lemon Juice, Ginger Extract, Indian Curry Powder, Pepper Sauces, Solomon Gundy, and other condiments.


Ingredia Dairy Experts is a French dairy company with an outstanding expertise in bioactives ingredients. Committed in sustainability, our natural bioactives relies on high quality specifications


Jamrow Trading and Manufacturing Company Limited is a global supplier of high quality, functional raw materials and ingredients, which are sustainably wild harvested. These products are: Kola Nuts, Sarsaparilla Roots and Powder, Dogwood Bark and Powder, Ginger Root and Powder, Turmeric Root and Powder, Dried Pimento Berries, Quassia Wood Chips and Powder, moringa leaf powder and ground nutmeg.


Extracted from Nature. Crafted By Kalsec.

Taste and Sensory Solutions, Food Protection and Natural Colours, all naturally sourced to give you a competitive edge. As a Certified B Corporation, we prioritize sustainability, social responsibility, innovation and community engagement to enable our vision to be a private and sustainable business.

When you work with Kalsec, you partner with a company that ensures quality, reliability and innovation to carefully craft the right solution for your innovation.

Kreglinger Specialties

Kreglinger Specialties offers an abundance of expertise in the sales, marketing, and distribution of specialty ingredients for the Food and Beverage Industry. Our ingredient portfolio comprises of clean label, functional ingredients which provide our customers with innovative, unique solutions with which to address the very latest trends and demands: sugar, fat and calorie reduction; Fibre Enrichment; Natural and Organic; Clean Label; and Health and Nutrition.

Our aim is to develop productive partnerships with our customers, tailored to the individual customer requirements.

Lionel Hitchen

Lionel Hitchen is an independent, family-owned manufacturer and supplier of an extensive range of flavour ingredients and flavours to the food and beverage industry.

With nature as our inspiration, we are driven by an absolute passion for creating innovative flavour ingredients for our customers. This passion is matched by our dedication to outstanding quality and authentic taste.

Lipotec SAU

The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway Company, leverages its unmatched science to unlock immense possibilities at the molecular level, driving sustainable and measurable results to help the world Move Cleaner, Create Smarter and Live Better.

Founded in 1928, Lubrizol owns and operates more than 100 manufacturing facilities, sales and technical offices around the world and has approximately 8,800 employees.

Marigot Group

Through our Aquamin range – Marine Minerals for Health – we offer unique natural mineral complexes derived from red algae and sea water. Our products deliver bio active calcium and magnesium from natural sources, but also and uniquely, contain important trace minerals. Aquamin is clinically proven to support healthy bone, assist in maintaining joint care and digestive wellness.


Meatless produces 100% plant-based textured products which are used by the vegetarian and vegan industry as an ingredient in excellent vegetarian and vegan food such as sausages, burgers and many others. We provide a range of textured products based on natural plant-based whole foods like rice, pea, quinoa, wheat, and fava bean.

Naledo Belize Ltd

Naledo Belize Ltd is an award-winning Certified B Corporation that specialises in wildcrafted turmeric. We focus on creating a sustainable and equitable supply chain, supporting small-scale growers. Our wild-crafted alleppey turmeric has 7.6% curcuminoids, three times the average for turmeric root. Our turmeric can be used in food, beverages, and cosmetics.


Nutricol are a market leading nutritional ingredients innovation company. We supply functional ingredients by creating industry leading product solutions to the food and beverage industry in the UK and Ireland. We add value to businesses through industry first solutions, backed up by our innovative ingredient knowledge.

In collaboration with our global leading principals GELITA (bioactive collagen peptides), BELL FLAVOURS (flavour solutions) and STERNVITAMIN (micronutrient premixes), we have spearheaded marketplace solutions such as immunity boosting salad dressings, beauty infused tea bags, protein cluster snacks and clear protein water beverages.

Join us at Food Matters Live to discover how we could add value to your business through functional ingredients, product innovation and consumer trend analysis.

O’s Inc

O’s Inc. is an agro processing company which manufactures gluten free flours, coconut oils, mixes and sauce. We practise sustainability by using the byproducts from our raw material to make new products. Our aim is to supply healthy food that is accessible and easy to make. For example, after making our cassava flour, we use the byproduct of that, to make our delicious cassareep a sauce used to preserve meat and enhance flavours of meats while cooking. Our aim is to supply healthy food that is  accessible and easy to make. Our target market is anyone who eats, the vegans, health conscious and especially those who are gluten intolerant.

Omya International AG

Omya International AG is a leading global producer of industrial minerals – mainly derived from calcium carbonate, dolomite and perlite – and a worldwide distributor of specialty ingredients.
In the Consumer Goods segment, Omya offers innovative solutions based on high purity natural minerals and complementary ingredients that comply with the most stringent regulatory and quality standards targeting the food, personal care, pharma, petcare, homecare and filtration markets.
Founded in 1884 in Switzerland, Omya has a global presence extending to more than 175 locations in over 50 countries with 9,000 employees.
Committed to implementing the principles of sustainability at all company levels, Omya provides added value products and services from responsibly sourced materials to meet the essential needs of current and future generations.

Pecan Deluxe

Pecan Deluxe is an innovative supplier of inclusions, toppings and decorations designed to deliver unique taste, colour and texture sensations across a multitude of food applications including (but not limited to) ice cream, bakery & desserts. Our product range includes cake and cookie pieces, praline nuts, filled chocolate shapes, cookie dough and cheesecake pieces and our latest developments reflect current trends for plant based, reduced sugar and ‘free from’ ingredients.

Pecan Deluxe is a family owned, international company with decades of experience supplying well known manufacturers, food service providers & restaurant groups.  We understand that specific markets face different requirements and we pride ourselves on our ability to provide our customers with a wide selection of ‘off the shelf’ options plus bespoke, tailored solutions.

Plant Lipids

Plant Lipids is a prime producer of natural colours with the highest quality and consistency. SPECTRANCS – Natural Colour Solutions offers a wide range of Natural, healthy, and safe colour solutions suitable to a wide range and a varied assortment of taste-sensitive applications. Other categories include spice extracts and essential oils.

Procesadora Vizcaya

Our company from its beginning to now, has been dedicated to process the best and finest selection of tropical fruits that can be found in our Caribbean isalnd to transform into different products under a strict quality control. Part of our products are tropical fruits in heavy syrup, tropical fruit paste, tropical fruit jams, tropical Fruit pulps, also we package honey, sugar molasses, sugar cane syrup, spices and more. We also produce guava pulp, mango pulp, tamarind pulp and other tropical fruit pulp for industrial use.


Qualiriso is a company that is focus on the production of Rice Flours and Stabilized Rice Bran with a portfolio that includes Rice Flours from Conventional, Organic (BIO), BTP (Babby Food) type of Rices from Japonica and Indica strains mainly from EU origin.


R&D specialists for over 30 years, RSSL lead the future of innovation in Food and Consumer Products.

Research and Development (R&D) has been a part of RSSL’s DNA since our company began more than 30 years ago. We lead the future of innovation in Food and Consumer Products with our team of more than 200 research scientists and product developers. Our innovation and scientific expertise has helped our partners to develop and manufacture products that consumers love and trust in more than 50 markets across the globe.

We take a collaborative, agile approach and work alongside our clients as a trusted partner, helping to bring ideas to life and deliver innovative solutions from product concept to pilot plant and full scale manufacture – whether you require short project-based support or fundamental research to assess and analyse wider market issues, RSSL will work with you to arrive at a consumer-winning solution that will put your brand at the forefront of the food industry.

Let us inspire, deliver and accelerate your product innovation. I look forward to meeting you at the event.

Ruitenberg Ingredients

Ruitenberg Ingredients brings knowledge and ingredients together in creative solutions. At Ruitenberg, we make ingredients work. We’ll be happy to help you find a concept that makes your product stand out.

Sonac Functional Products

Proteins, minerals, fats and other specialty ingredients are an indispensable part of today’s food. At Sonac, we process raw materials of animal origin into valuable food ingredients. Our natural sustainable ingredients are among world’s best to improve the quality and yield of meat & savory products. Sonac (a brand of Darling Ingredients) is global innovator in functional proteins, with representation in 60 countries.


Sprau® is a strong and healthy fit for applications in fermented, plant-based products as well as meat analogues. Germination releases sugars and amino acids to support fermentation, makes the bean easier for digestion and gives it a neutral flavor profile. Sprau® is ideal for applications where mild flavor is desirable.

SternVitamin GmbH & Co. KG

Specialist in micronutrient premixes
SternVitamin develops trend-based micronutrient premixes for food fortification and the production of food supplements. The customized combinations of nutrients are constantly adjusted to current dietary and lifestyle trends, taking customers’ product parameters and production processes into account.

Total Health Foods

Total Health Foods and Services Ltd. (THFS) is a small family owned business in St.Lucia. Their main product is dry seamoss. Currently the business is brick and mortar but trying to get an online presence as Covid-19 continues to restrict movement. THFS gives its purchasers (who are mainly international buyers) the option of buying seamoss in bulk for retail. They pride themselves in offering premium, organic gold, green and purple seamoss grown in the pristine waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

Univar Solutions

Univar Solutions is more than just your reliable source for food ingredients. We’re your full-service partner in creating and improving recipes that resonate with today’s demanding consumers — so you can grow your product line and your business.

We start with a comprehensive portfolio of high-performance products from the world’s leading producers, giving you access to the options you need and the formulation expertise to succeed across a broad range of food and beverage applications — bakery, beverages, dairy, proteins, prepared foods, snacks, and more.


vaneeghen is a family-owned company with more than 350 years of experience in the production and distribution of food-related items. Over the years, we have evolved into a leading international distributor of innovative products, vitamins, plant extracts, minerals and other nutrients.

Throughout our long history, crucial factors in our success have been our reliability, flexibility and extremely high level of service – and they remain so today. Along with our outstanding ingredients and nutraceuticals, these core values help us to establish relationships with our customers that are valuable and long-lasting.

We’re here to help you steer your organisation in the right direction. Having been in business for centuries, you can rely on our experience and specific knowledge. Still as curious as if on day one. We’re adaptable to change with a willingness to constantly re-invent ourselves.

Exactly what today’s world requires. Big and experienced enough for your ambitions. Small and lean enough for your resourceful and tailored nutritious solution. vaneeghen. Nutritious solutions.

VincyFresh Ltd

VincyFresh Ltd was formed in October 2007(a joint venture Company formed by the Winfresh formerly WIBDECO and the National Properties Ltd) to perform a game changing role in the agricultural diversification. Pursued by the Ministry of Agriculture and by extension the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines by the marketing of fresh produce and by value addition; our products are marketed under the Winfresh brand. 


Founded in 2011 in Paris, France by scientists and environmental activists, Ÿnsect transforms insects into premium, high-value ingredients for pets, fish, plants, and human beings. From its purpose-built state of the art farms, Ÿnsect offers an organic, long-term sustainable solution to accelerate consumption of protein and plants.

The company received the B Corp certification in 2021. Ÿnsect’s activity is carbon negative and meets the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance. ŸnMeal is their premium ingredient made from Mealworm, it is rich in fibre, mineral and contain over 70% of high quality protein. 

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AAK is the leading provider of value-adding plant-based oil solutions in the UK, with more than 140 years of experience working across every food industry including Chocolate and Confectionery, Bakery, Dairy, Special Nutrition and Foodservice.

AAK has over 20 different production facilities, multiple customer innovation centres and sales offices in more than 100 countries with more than 3,000 employees. The business is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and its headquarters is in Malmö, Sweden.

Through a co-development approach, AAK works in partnership with other ingredient companies and with food manufacturers, to co-develop next generation solutions using sustainable plant-based oils and fats. These include products such as vegan butter alternatives, lower calorie filling fats, vegan egg replacers, natural shelf life enhancing bread fats, ingredients for meat and dairy alternatives, label friendly sugar reduction in cakes and cookies and many other areas.

AIT Ingredients

The Ingredients Division of Soufflet Group operates in the wheat-flour-bread chain, producing technical (improvers, correctors, enzymes) and aromatic (sourdoughs, roasted malts, cereal blends) solutions for the milling and baking industries.
AIT Ingredients provides tailor made offers and services, and continues to develop its know-how in the European, African and South American markets, as well as in Russia, the Middle East and Asia.


Royal Avebe is a market-oriented cooperative of starch potato growers. Traditionally, we only focused on extracting starch from potatoes. But by developing innovative methods, we now also extract proteins from potatoes that are intended for the food industry. In addition, there is a growing demand for healthy and vegetable food ingredients. Our ingredients meet this demand perfectly and offer opportunities for the growth of alternatives to meat and dairy products.

Avena Foods 

Avena Foods Limited is a specialty miller of sustainably grown, certified gluten-free oat and pulse ingredients, supplying food, beverage, nutraceutical and petfood manufacturers throughout the world from three facilities across the Canadian Plains.

Avena provides nutritious, affordable and functional plant-based ingredients solutions by working in partnership with food and beverage manufacturers to develop new products or rework existing product formulations. Innovative ingredients are non-GMO and available both conventional and certified-organic (COS).


At Barentz we have a passion. To continuously formulate, apply and deliver better ingredient solutions to food & beverage manufacturers worldwide. Distributing the best ingredients from world-class suppliers and delivering customised nutrition and taste formulations with sourced complimentary ingredients. Guaranteeing that we support our customers, meeting consumer preferences, market trends and regulatory requirements. We have over 1,100 specialists in 60 countries and 22 state- of-the-art application labs to support our customers in Human Nutrition. As a result, we are the leading global supplier of quality ingredients in the life science market.
Barentz. Always a better solution.


BENEO – Connecting nutrition and health

We would love to meet you!

My name is Charlotte Van Tendeloo, I’m responsible for the UK market at Beneo.
Please reach out if you want to talk about:
Improve your Nutriscore and Traffic light, go for clean label and free from solutions, improve the texture and mouthfeel of vegetarian and vegan products and support weight management and satiety with BENEO’s prebiotic chicory root fibres, rice ingredients, textured wheat proteins and Palatinose™, when carb quality matters.


Biospringer partners with customers to create innovative and natural origin ingredients from yeast fermentation that make food tastier and healthier, while being reliable and respectful of the planet and people.

They are a key player and global producer for the food industry, with 8 production plants, a network of commercial teams and Culinary Centers around the world and a team of technologists and R&D.

Their solutions include yeast extracts, dried food yeasts, yeast-based flavors and yeast protein.


At Brenntag Food & Nutrition, we are the industry’s leading distributor and service providers for food ingredients. Whether you are looking for flavours, colours, enzymes, hydrocolloids, emulsifiers, stabilizers, sweeteners or health ingredients, we pride ourselves on being able to support your every need.

Linking product quality, formulation expertise and market knowledge to deliver the best performance in a product’s taste, texture, nutritional composition and shelf-life is our daily business. Our experts work with our customers to choose the right ingredients for their products. Our specialists develop solutions that are tailor-made for each customer’s unique and specific needs. From dairy to meat products, from bakery to beverages, from confectionery to convenience food, we’ve got all the bases covered.
Trends in the food industry are determined locally while being influenced globally. Brenntag Food & Nutrition UK & Ireland is in the unique position of connecting our knowledge of global trends with local taste preferences, via our team and network.


Caldic is a full-service innovative solution provider for the global food industry delivering the best quality ingredients from our network of reliable supply partners. At Caldic UK we offer natural solutions for nutritional enhancement and functional benefits. During this virtual event we will be keen to discuss specific requests and understand your needs. We will also be promoting ingredients from our partner Protifarm who are at the forefront of producing sustainable, high quality insect ingredients for the food industry.


Corman is specialized in two matters that involve fat: solving process and taste issues. We help you to replace palm and tropical fats following consumers expectations. We offer natural flavors and taste related ingredients to help the formulation of your products. And we help you to master the use of fats during production process.

We aim to work with you in order to develop the perfect balance between taste, quality and price.

Edlong Corporation

Edlong delivers the authentic taste experiences consumers demand from plant-based dairy. As one of the largest growth markets in plant-based foods, dairy represents a key growth opportunity for brands that meet the taste and texture expectations of today’s consumers. At Edlong, we’ve pioneered creating the authentic taste and texture of dairy in non-dairy applications with our 100+ years of industry expertise, and our vast library of more than 250 non-dairy flavours. Our solutions build mouthfeel and creaminess, mask the bitter off-notes found in many plant-based proteins, and deliver clean label options with the decadent, dairy-like richness and taste consumers want from their non-dairy products.

Edlong is proud to be the world’s largest independently-owned flavour house that is focused on the taste of dairy. From our innovative Applications Team to our global development centers, Edlong is uniquely suited to solve your formulation challenges and accelerate product launches. Discover more at


Equinom is transforming the food industry, strategically breeding non-GMO seeds with super-traits: exceptional characteristics, superior nutritional profiles and outstanding crop yields. Equinom is the only legume and sesame breeder that designs seeds exclusively for the food industry, enabling clients to cherry pick varieties for their targeted needs.

Equinom design its Smarter Seed design by integrating cutting-edge computational technology with a fast-track, data-driven breeding methodology that cuts out generations of breeding. Leveraging an innovative business model, Equinom supports the entire supply chain and collaborates with top-tier food companies to bring products to market.

IP-protected, superior quality products for game-changing applications


Fytexia is a life science company expert in scientifically-supported micronutrients for healthcare products. Fytexia delivers active ingredients supported with scientific dossiers and clinical studies to formulate finished products and improve the lives of consumers. Fytexia operates globally: ingredients developed by Fytexia are sold in 40 countries.


Galam has been a global manufacturer of specialty ingredients, sweeteners and starches for the food, Nutraceutical & Animal nutrition industries for over 80 years.

Headquartered in Israel, the company owns 2 production facilities in Germany & Spain, to support the production and distribution of its Crystalline Fructose (Fruitose®) and beet-derived sc-FOS (GOFOS™), available in powder and liquid forms.

Glanbia Nutritionals Inc

Glanbia Nutritionals creates ingredient solutions for the food, beverage, sports, supplement and infant & clinical nutrition industries. Glanbia Nutritionals brings together leadership expertise in premix, dairy and plant proteins, grains and seeds, and specialty bioactive ingredients into one nutritional powerhouse. Our broader range of solutions, our custom-built services and our ability to supply globally create a unique recipe for co-innovation partnerships that deliver our customers better solutions faster.

Gerald McDonald & Company Limited

Gerald McDonald & Company Limited is a family business supplying the food and drink industry for over 100 years.

We deliver juices, concentrates, herbs, spices, essential oils and vegan cheeses from our purpose-built blending facilities and ambient, chilled and frozen storage warehouses to customers in the UK and worldwide.

Health Ingredient Trading

We bring suppliers of the best organic ingredients and food producers from all over the world in contact with each other, enabling a safe chain connection. Our mission includes always working together.

Special ingredients to achieve our mission:

– Sharing our knowledge of organic food with our customers
– Doing business in an ethical way with fair prices for producers
– Supporting farmers who want to switch to organic farming
– Good working conditions for all employees in the food chain
– Continually striving for the best quality

i-ingredients Ltd

i-ingredients Ltd is a family run business striving to becoming the leading importer and distributor of high efficacy ingredients. Established in 2012, i-ingredients has developed its reputation as being the point of contact and partner in NPD. Since then we have developed a ‘Farm to Fork’ process that has led us to becoming the ‘one stop shop’ in launching a product to market. From inspirational INGREDIENTS to REGULATORY to PRODUCTION of the finished product.

JPL Flavours

JPL Flavours are an independent UK based flavour house that is extremely entrepreneurial, flexible and works to a “can do” attitude.

We are based on the Wirral and our facilities include 6 development labs dedicated to all food and beverage flavour developments and applications as well as production facilities that can produce both powdered and liquid flavours. With a state of the art GC machine inhouse, we also have the ability to match products and flavours accurately and quickly as required.


Jungbunzlauer is one of the world’s leading producers of biodegradable ingredients of natural origin. We enable our customers to manufacture healthier, safer, tastier and more sustainable products. Due to continuous investments, state-of-the-art manufacturing processes and comprehensive quality management, we are able to assure outstanding product quality. Our vision “From nature to ingredients®” commits us to the protection of people and their environment.

Lonza / Capsugel

Lonza combines expertise in high quality, science-backed ingredients with formulations know-how and Capsugel® industry-leading capsule and encapsulation technologies to create innovative solutions for pharma and consumer health & nutrition companies.

Natural Remedies

Natural Remedies is one of the leading research-driven herbal healthcare companies from India. Our core competency lies in manufacturing standardized herbal extracts. We integrate traditional knowledge of herbs and modern science to create world-class products. Our branded extracts include Turmacin® (Joint Health), GutGard® (Gut Health), BacoMind® (Cognitive Wellness), KalmCold®/AP-Bio® (Immune Health), and Ocibest® (Stress Management), which are backed by clinical trials published in reputed journals.

Some of our products have US & Australian patents and are also registered by TGA, ANVISA & KFDA. All our products are compliant with US & EU regulations for pesticide limits, heavy metals & aflatoxins. Our state-of-art R&D and production facilities are NSF-GMP, ISO 9001:2000, and ISO 22000:2005 certified. Our capabilities include a fully traceable supply chain combined with sustainable harvest programs, thereby offering global clients a one-stop-shop for premium-quality standardized herbal extracts.

Pasta Foods

Pasta Foods is the UK’s only short dried pasta manufacturer supplying a wide range of food sectors from canned goods, salads, instant, ready meals, foodservice and wholesale customers.

We have been manufacturing high quality pasta since 1956, using 100% durum wheat milled into semolina from its own dedicated semolina mill in Great Yarmouth. This provides our customers total assurance over quality, food traceability, and reliability of supply

Since 2015, the company has invested over £16m in a new world class factory in Norwich, which is a declared egg free site and is BRC grade AA rated.

PB Leiner

PB Leiner is one of the world’s leading producers of high quality gelatins and collagen peptides. We have a global presence in terms of both our plants and sales support, and count approximately 1,100 collaborators worldwide.

What we believe in

Natural, healthy, sustainable. Gelatin, it grows on you. It is an age-old natural ingredient that requires patient craftsmanship to make. Ever since PB Leiner was founded, back in 1900, we have been growing that craftsmanship, and have been exploring the boundaries of its potential. PB Leiner was the first to introduce cold-soluble gelatin on the market, for example. Today, we supply a growing market in food, pharma, health nutrition and technical applications. And we are far from done. Gelatin and collagen peptides, apart from having functional and health benefits, are naturally circular products. In that sense, they have an important role to play in today’s world.

The Clear Solution. In all our efforts, we strive to be the clear solution for our customers. We spot and exploit opportunities, and try to anticipate future trends for them. We pursue outstanding quality and choice, as well as smooth delivery. At all times, our customers can count on our support team. Knowledgeable yet approachable, they will help you determine the best solution, tailored for you.


At Posidonia we help you to develop products with great taste and reduced salt content. We are committed to provide the food industry with a natural sea salt with superior taste and only 8% sodium.
We harvest our unique 100% natural low sodium from a UNESO world heritage site in Formentera’s waters, unique for the transparency and turquoise colour. 

Pronatec AG

PRONATEC – your expert in organic and Fairtrade certified products
For more than 40 years the Swiss company Pronatec has been dedicated to the distribution of fairly-traded and sustainably manufactured products to the global food industry and retailers. Our product range includes cocoa beans, semi-finished cocoa products, chocolate and coatings, sugar, vanilla and diverse spices with a variety of organic and Fairtrade certifications.

As a matter of principle we do not purchase raw materials from anonymous traders or exchange markets, but as directly as possible from smallholder organisations. We know the producers in person and have established a long-term partnership. We take on social responsibility and work on improving the livelihood of the smallholding farmers.

Thanks to the close cooperation with the people in the countries of origin and our own staff we guarantee a constant high quality and 100% traceability. This is checked and confirmed by regular audits from independent organisations.


Protifarm is a response to our urgent need to eat and drink more effectively. With the help of the very best food scientists, engineers, and experts from universities and research institutes, our passionate team is offering planet-friendly food solutions for a changing and more challenging planet.

With our functional, nutritious, and sustainable ingredient line, AdalbaPro, Protifarm is feeding the world today and nourishing the world of tomorrow. In the years to come, eating insects will be the new normal for a healthy lifestyle, and we believe that the future begins today.


Part of the Lake group of companies, Salutivia is a team of dynamic food technologists and nutritionists, passionately providing customers with specialty ingredients, technical expertise, and bespoke NPD solutions. Our heritage stems from working in food supplement and novel ingredient applications, where our best-in-class technical, regulatory and manufacturing knowledge has developed long standing successful relationships.

Snack Creations

Snack Creations is a world leader in better for you snacks. We manufacture and sell innovative snack pellets all over the world, which are ready to fry or pop in a wide range of plant based materials. Our endless range covers shapes, base materials and textures.

With over 50 years experience in snack manufacture, we can work with you to bring a product to market, through development in our pilot plant through to up-scaling and launch. We can help both established brands and manufacturers through to start-ups realise the ever increasing opportunities in the healthy snacking market.

Our facility is grade AA BRC and our experience, alongside a deep understanding and working knowledge of ingredient properties, which, combined with our proprietary shape expertise and extensive range, can provide you with world leading innovation.

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