Flavor Systems Technology

Manufacturing

  • A complete ingredient and flavor systems supplier with flexible assets and broad-based capabilities:
    • Cocoa powder milling, blending and alkalization
    • Liquid processing with broad capabilities including high and low shear mixing and homogenization
    • Powder blending including ribbon and paddle mixing
    • Spray Drying
    • Highly customizable products from 1-gallon batches to bulk truckloads
    • Low minimums and short lead times
    • SQF Level III Certified
  • Dedicated production rooms, including cocoa blending, to eliminate cross contamination
  • Manufacturing configuration allows for highly customizable products in variable batch and packaging sizes
  • Stringent quality control and testing practices ensure that products consistently meet customer specifications
  • Pilot plant dedicated to product scale-up and formula process validation

Processing Capabilities

  • Liquid Processing 117 vessels ranging from 20 gallon to 2,000 gallon capacity Capability to homogenize, steam inject and liquefy various ingredients
  • Cocoa Alkalization, Milling & Blending Cocoa alkalization: ability to change the flavors and colors of natural cocoas Ability to mill cocoa cakes and blend cocoa powders with other ingredients to make functional chocolate systems
  • Custom Powder Blending Custom Blend Room is for flavored powders, with 2 large blenders capable of holding 4,000 lbs at a time
  • Spray Drying Dry powders are made from liquid solutions containing various flavors and ingredients Expanded capacity and added flexibility to various spray dry products in 2011

Packaging Capabilities

  • Dry: Product can be packed in 25 lb & 50 lb bags and 1-ton supersacks
  • Liquid: Six filling systems can accommodate drums, totes, pails, bag-in-a-box, jerricans, 1/2 and 1-gallon jugs and #10 cans

Questions?

Contact us to discuss how our flavor systems capabilities can benefit your company.

Contact Us