2016 Clean Label Conference Sponsors and Exhibitors



Sophisticated Solutions for Simplified Products

Global Food Forums thanks the sponsors and tabletop exhibitors listed below for their enthusiastic support of the 2016 Clean Label Conference. Their contributions makes it possible for attendees to benefit from a robust and rich educational and networking experience. Their participation gives attendees access to a “pre-selected” group of vendors  dedicated to provide ingredient tools for simplified labels.

Sponsorships and tabletop exhibits at the 2016 Clean Label Conference sold out some six months in advance. Sponsorship & exhibit reservations for the 2017 Clean Label Conference are available today. Please contact Peter Havens +1.630.621.0230 or Peter@GlobalFoodForums.com


  Tuesday Reception and Tuesday P.M. Break and an Exhibitor
Ingredion logo  Ingredion provides an ever-growing portfolio of innovative clean label ingredients, including a broad portfolio of functional native starches, functional flours, specialty sweeteners and emulsifiers, plus non-GMO Project verified and organic options. Ingredion has expanded its clean label portfolio with pulse based ingredients, and naturally derived fruit and vegetable concentrates, purees and essences. Supported by our Ingredion Idea Labs™ science-based problem solving, we work globally across all application areas, collaborating with you to achieve your goals.
  Wednesday A.M. Break and an Exhibitor
 Nexira logo Founded in 1895, Nexira is a global leader in natural ingredients and botanical extracts for food, nutrition and dietary supplements. Nexira first built its reputation as the world leader in acacia gum and now manufactures a wide range of natural ingredients with proven health benefits, such as Fibregum™, a source of soluble dietary fiber coming from 100% natural acacia gum. Offering a minimum of 90% soluble fiber, Fibregum™ is clean label and available in organic grades. Clinical studies have demonstrated the numerous health benefits of Fibregum™ and its prebiotic properties at a daily dose of 6g. Fibregum™ is the perfect gentle, healthy and convenient solution to meet your clean label requirements.
  Attendee Binder and an Exhibitor
  Biospringer, the yeast ingredient specialist, is a global producer of natural flavor bases, offering food producers the most comprehensive yeast derived product range. Our collaborative team will help you develop formulations that demonstrate the benefits of our gluten-free and clean label ingredients, produced in the U.S. at our GFSI-BRC certified facility.
  Monday Evening Reception
  Diana Naturals provides a wide range of natural clean label fruit and vegetable ingredients enhancing taste, nutrition and color of foods and beverages naturally.  We offer a wide range of savory preparations from authentic culinary techniques providing authentic flavors including fried, sautéed, roasted and many others  Our ingredients are prepared for use as liquid concentrates, powders, flakes and pieces.  Contact us today.
  Attendee In-Room Gift and an Exhibitor
 Corbion logo Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives and lactides, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals and vitamins. We deliver high performance biobased products made from renewable resources and applied in global markets such as bakery, meat, confectionery, and beverage. Our clean label and non-GMO solutions appeal to consumer demand for simplified, label friendly ingredients, without sacrificing taste, quality or functionality. Corbion uses knowledge, agility, and dedication to deliver on ever-changing market demands.
  Tuesday A.M. Break  and an Exhibitor
 DuPont logo With the DuPont™ Danisco® range of ingredients we can help our customers produce products with a cleaner label without sacrificing taste and texture.  DuPont Nutrition & Health addresses the world’s challenges in food by offering a wide range of sustainable, bio-based ingredients and advanced molecular diagnostic solutions to provide safer, healthier and more nutritious food.  Through close collaboration with customers, DuPont combines knowledge and experience with a passion for innovation to deliver unparalleled customer value to the marketplace.
  Special Report and an Exhibitor
 IOI-Loders logo An established leader in trans-free oil ingredients, IOI Loders Croklaan delivers a reliable supply of PHO-free oils and shortenings, and works alongside food manufacturers in the reformulation and creation of applications. Through sustainable, non-GMO ingredients and R&D expertise, we help to eliminate trans fats and deliver exceptional sensory qualities in a variety of applications. Call (844) GO-NO-PHO and make the trans-free transition, easily.
  Wednesday Breakfast and an Exhibitor
 aeb logo 200 One of nature’s most perfect foods makes other foods perfect, too. Versatile, hard-working REAL eggs offer a wide array of functionalities, including coagulation, emulsification, foaming and crystallization control. REAL eggs are a valuable tool in meeting diverse formulation requirements, while providing clean labels that consumer crave.
  Tuesday Breakfast and an Exhibitor
 Tree Top logo Tree Top is one of the world’s largest producers of fruit products and is a primary ingredient supplier to the U.S. market, and the global food and beverage industry. We process virtually every kind of fruit into a variety of high-quality, value-added products. Our comprehensive portfolio includes fruit powders, frozen fruit, specialty fruit juice concentrates, fruit purées, formulated fruit preps and bulk dried apples. In essence… More Fruits, More Forms, More Possibilities. .
  Hotel Key Card and an Exhibitor
 Grain Millers logo Grain Millers, Inc. is a leader in the manufacturing of whole-grain ingredients and whole-grain derivatives. We use modern milling technology and state-of-the-art automated systems to manufacture a myriad of flakes, flours, brans, fibers and mixes from oats, wheat, rye, barley, triticale and ancient grains. We also offer various packaging solutions to meet your needs. All of our mills are Organic, Non-GMO and BRC certified. .
  Attendee Seat Cover and an Exhibitor
 Dohler logo Döhler is one of the world’s leading producers, marketers and suppliers of natural ingredients, ingredient systems and integrated solutions for the food and beverage industry.

Using nature and innovative technologies as our starting point, we always go one step further to create real added value for customers and consumers.

This standard is reflected in our promise: 
We bring ideas to life.

  Attendee Notepad and an Exhibitor
  PLT Health Solutions is a trusted discoverer, developer, and marketer of high-quality, scientifically-supported ingredients that enhance health and functionality. Vibrant Harvest® Whole Food Powders are based on a patented technology that gently evaporates water molecules in foods without disturbing active enzymes, antioxidants, vitamins, minerals or other phytonutrients, preserving the flavor, aroma, color and nutritional quality of the original materials in a manner that enhances the consumer experience.
  Special Report
 TIC Gums logo As the clean label trend continues to penetrate all categories within the food and beverage industry, TIC Gums supports these initiatives through clean label stabilizer systems and one-of-a-kind formulation support.

Rather than seeing the ambiguity around clean labeling and ingredient transparency as a problem in need of a solution, TIC Gums embraces it as a catalyst driving some of the newest product developments. As customers request stabilizers to meet specific labeling requirements, we work withthem to design texture and stability solutions that meet both key functionality needs as well as their labeling requirements.

  Tuesday Attendee Beverage and an Exhibitor
 Siemer Specialty logo SSI is a manufacturer of naturally treated grain products that are designed to replace chemically modified ingredients in various applications. You can remove modified food starches from soup, replace chlorinated cake flour with a natural alternative, and use ingredients such as wheat flour in applications where food safety is of concern. Stop by our table for more information!
  Special Report and an Exhibitor
 Ricebran logo RiceBran Technologies (NASDAQ: RIBT and RIBTW), is a global leader in the production and marketing of value added ingredients derived from stabilized rice bran. RIBT has proprietary and patented intellectual property that enables the conversion of rice bran, one of the world’s most underutilized food sources, into a number of highly nutritious human food ingredients, which are Vegan, Non-GMO Verified, Gluten Free and make Whole Grain Rice and Brown Rice Flour packaging claims possible. www.ricebrantech.com
  Tuesday Lunch and an Exhibitor
 Dow Agrosciences logo AgroSciences is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company and one of the world’s leading agricultural companies. Our mission is discovering, developing and bringing to market agricultural solutions for the growing world. Our healthy oils program is focused on improving canola and sunflower oils. Naturally stable Omega-9 Oils were developed to replace the functionality of hydrogenation. Omega-9 Oils are trans fat-free; have the lowest level of saturated fat among vegetable oils; and are high in heart-healthy monounsaturated fat.
  Attendee Bag and an Exhibitor
 Kerry logo Today’s food and beverage companies are challenged to balance nutrition, taste, convenience and value to deliver products that are preferred by consumers. As the world’s leading supplier of innovative nutrition and taste systems, Kerry is uniquely positioned to help our customers deliver that balance. Kerry’s nutrition and taste systems are underpinned by a strong food heritage, fundamental science and research, and they are skillfully designed by the industry’s most talented, creative food and beverage professionals.
  Tuesday In Conference Package and an Exhibitor
 LycoRed logo Lycored is the global leader in natural carotenoids for food, beverage and dietary supplement products. Established in 1995, we develop and supply ingredients in four main market areas: colorings, taste & texture enhancers, active health & wellness, and nutritional premixes. Natural colorings are a must for any food and beverage manufacturer, but they can be difficult to work with, since they sometimes produce inconsistent results. With Tomat-O-Red® and Lyc-O-Beta® natural red, orange and yellow colorings, you can be confident of achieving the authentic appearance time after time. They are approved for use as food colorants in the EU, US, Japan and Australia, and are certified kosher and halal, non-GMO, vegetarian, and heat-, light- and pH-stable. Want to know more? Discover the World of Heart + Soil. http://www.lycored.com
  Attendee Registration Gift Package and an Exhibitor
 Fona International logo At FONA International, we know that clean label isn’t a trend. It’s the new standard. Founded in 1987, FONA International creates and manufactures flavors for many of the largest food, beverage, nutraceutical and pharmaceutical companies in the world from a state-of-the-art, 33-acre campus in Geneva, IL. FONA’s seven core values drive us to pursue excellence and foster incredible partnerships. We’re more than just great flavors – we provide complete market solutions. Your challenges are our challenges. Let’s talk.
  Special Report and an Exhibitor
 BP-200 Blue Pacific is a family-owned, global manufacturer of innovative natural flavors and whole food ingredients to meet consumer demand for simple and authentic whole foods. A “Farm to Flavor™” company, Blue Pacific® is uniquely situated near local family fruit growers and processors in southern California. The company has developed a line of Non-GMO Project Verified®, Farm Stand Whole Fruit Flavors,™ as well as whole food ingredients that align with the transparency movement and are clean labeled, processed foods.
  Special Report and an Exhibitor
 WTI logo For over 35 years, WTI has lead and continues to be the most trusted and innovative ingredients source in the business. WTI produces functional ingredients that help you improve your products by inhibiting pathogens, extending shelf-life, reducing sodium content, increasing yields and improving product quality – tenderness, flavor, slice-ability, and color. WTI’s product line includes clean label, all natural antimicrobials and all natural shelf life extenders. See what a difference the right ingredient makes!
  Wednesday Beverage Service
 Carolina Innovative logo Carolina Innovative Food Ingredients is a new entrant in the ingredient sector, located in the heart of sweet potato country. Utilizing 100% North Carolina grown sweet potatoes, we produce a variety of sweet potato juices, flours & granules. Our non-GMO, gluten free, kosher products are available as organic or conventional. Our products can replace HFCS and other sweeteners, supporting clean labels, greater transparency, and enhancing nutrition.
  Special Report
 Givaudan Flavors logo Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and tastes. In close collaboration with food and beverage partners, we develop tastes that delight consumers the world over. Strategically focused on Health and Wellness, Givaudan is investing in advanced solutions for flavorful high protein products and next generation protein sources. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours that ‘engage your senses’. Discover more at www.givaudan.com.
  Wednesday In-Conference Package
  The U.S. Dairy Export Council (USDEC) can help buyers discover the U.S. dairy industry’s capabilities to fulfill diverse business needs. USDEC’s Global Marketing Program works with food and beverage manufacturers to help use U.S. dairy to deliver on-trend applications. U.S. Dairy industry resources and innovation ideas are at your fingertips on ThinkUSAdairy.org, a new website tailored to the unique needs of global buyers, foodservice professionals as well as food and beverage manufacturers. Work with us to take advantage of U.S. dairy to deliver solutions for an ever-growing global appetite.
 Multisorb-web-200 Would you like an alternative to artificial preservatives that extends product shelf life? With Multisorb Technologies you can have both. Our Clean Label Technology uses oxygen absorbers and desiccants to better control the internal environment of food packaging, helping reduce preservative use and increase shelf life. With more than 50 years of experience, we deliver proven, value-added solutions to help maintain the freshness of packaged food products. Visit us at www.multisorb.com.
 beneo_logo_2010.200 The Beneo Inc. portfolio consists of a range of naturally derived functional food ingredients with nutritional and technical advantages, produced from chicory roots, beet sugar and rice. Beneo offers a portfolio of functional and native rice starches with the ability to withstand higher cooking temperatures and shear conditions. In addition, the high-performance, native rice starches offer syneresis control and stability. The natural, GMO-free starches offer modified functionality and wholesomeness under the “rice starch” label in applications from dairy, retort, baked goods and fruit fillings to beverages, as well as ready-meals, soups and sauces.
 GNT logo GNT Group (gnt-group.com) is the leading global provider of natural color ingredients made exclusively from fruits, vegetables and edible plants. Raw materials are processed using gentle physical methods such as pressing, crushing and filtering. Artificial additives, chemicals or organic solvents are not used. GNT’s natural colors are sold under the EXBERRY® brand name in more than 65 markets worldwide and are used in a variety of food products, including confectionery, bakery, dairy and beverages. EXBERRY® natural colors provide a wide array of vibrant and stable color shades. As a natural alternative to synthetic and formulated color additives, they meet growing consumer demand for more natural food and beverage products.
 Sethness logo For over 135 years, Sethness has been the world’s leading manufacturer of Liquid and Powdered Caramel Colors for the food and beverage industries. Sethness Caramel Colors offer a wide range of strengths and hues to achieve food colors from light yellows to deep browns. They offer flexible, stable and economical coloring solutions to food processors around the globe. Sethness has  Caramel Colors verified as NON-GMO by the NON-GMO PROJECT.
 Sensus logo Sensus is a leading manufacturer of Chicory Root Fiber, a product line uniquely suited to capitalize on the clean label trend. These natural, non-GMO ingredients deliver properties such as texture enhancement, humectancy and sweetness. These benefits often allow manufacturers to replace less-desirable ingredients and shorten their ingredient statements. Listed as “chicory root fiber,” market research has also shown that consumers find this to be an appealing option on product labels.
 Delavau logo Delavau Accent clean label dough conditioners eliminate the objectionable chemicals which are used in traditional dough conditioners.  Delavau’s Accent dough conditioning systems can be customized to replace individual chemicals, multiple chemical elimination and chemical elimination that includes an extended shelf life system.  These customizable blends can be used as module systems to help solve specific processing issues and provide targeted finished product characteristics. Delavau’s clean label dough conditioners provide all the normal functionalities of traditional chemical dough conditioners without adding incremental cost to the product.
 Z-Trim logo Z-Trim is a highly functional Food Ingredient that is used by a growing number of food formulators seeking greater functionality and product performance than they can get from starches, gums, fats and other ingredients. These performance attributes have been proven beneficial when formulating zero and low calories foods while maintaining taste and texture of products including dressings and sauces, dairy, bakery and meat applications. Made from natural sources, either corn bran or oat hulls, Z-Trim assist food scientists in keeping clean labels, short and consumer-friendly.
 Naturex logo Naturex is the global leader in specialty plant-based natural ingredients. Through its dedicated business units, the Group addresses the specific needs of three strategic markets: Food & Beverages, Nutrition & Health, and Personal Care.  Naturex offers a full array of natural ingredients for the food & beverage industry, focusing on sensory appeal, natural colors, health & wellness, and product stabilization. Naturex’s head office is in Avignon, France. The company employs more than 1,700 people worldwide.
 DDW logo DDW “The Color House”, a world leader in caramel and natural coloring, offers innovative solutions to meet demand for “simple” ingredient label options. Caramelized fruits and vegetables Other natural flavors–DDW 830, DDW 63 Clean label, oil-dispersible (emulsion) systems that broaden the scope of naturally derived color functioning in a fat system Coloring and blends from natural sources (“Color Added”) – no FD&C’s Certified organic annatto extracts and other organic compliant colors.
 Univar logo Univar offers an extensive line of performance ingredients that provide clean label options for texture modification, extended shelflife, leavening, pH control and unique flavoring systems. Univar helps formulators meet trends like reduced sugar, sodium and fat; calcium and vitamin fortification; and the gluten-free trend. We provide unparalleled access to industry data, innovative ingredients from premier manufacturers, and a team of technical experts offering product development expertise, from concept to commercialization.
 Chr. Hansen logo Chr. Hansen is a global bioscience company that develops natural ingredient solutions for the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries. The company enjoys market leadership in all of its divisions: Cultures & Enzymes, Health & Nutrition and Natural Colors.

Based in Denmark and represented across the globe, we specialize in providing natural color solutions to the food, beverage, confectionery and dairy industries.

Chr. Hansen’s natural colors are extracted from fruits, vegetables, plants and seeds, and cover a wide color spectrum. With a worldwide sourcing network, we have access to an extensive range of fruits and vegetables all in compliance with our sustainability and CSR program. We have over a century of experience working with natural colors, a peerless knowledge base and strong innovation platforms.

Our Global Expertise Centers can assist customers in developing and providing the right solution for their products.

 Fibersol logo Joint venture ADM/Matsutani LLC was officially formed May 1, 2006 to support the worldwide sales and marketing of Fibersol®, a full line of soluble dietary fiber food ingredients that can be used in a variety of food and beverage applications, as well as dietary supplements. This unique collaboration results in an integrated, competitive food ingredient company whose core strength is working as development a partner with innovative food manufacturers.


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