Speed Dating: Picking the right contract manufacturer for you!
If you’re looking for a contract manufacturer but aren’t quite sure how to sort through your choices, we’ve got your back. Take a look at these 7 questions you should be asking your contract manufacturer candidates to make sure they’re competent and competitive. What services should a contract manufacturer offer at a minimum? When […]
January 2, 2018
INTERN FEATURE: Give your energy drink a boost!
INTERN FEATURE: Give your energy drink a boost Agropur Ingredients believes in investing time and attention into up & coming industry members. Through our internship program, we give students hands-on experience and knowledge that will help guide them into a successful career. Ultimately we hope our investment serves as an avenue to create a food industry […]
December 11, 2017
3 Steps to Innovative Formulating: Diabetes and Weight Control
Diabetes and weight control are two of the most prominent health concerns in America. Over 30 million Americans have Type II Diabetes and nearly two-thirds of the population struggle with being overweight and obesity. When looking at these two figures, it’s no wonder that there is an ever-increasing demand for health products that can help […]
October 23, 2017
Quality Connection: What’s the deal with expiration dates?
If you are in the food industry, you are no stranger to expiration dates. But sometimes industry standards lose the details while gaining familiarity. Read this quick summary to refresh yourself on the facts of expiration dating. What do Expiration Dates Mean? These dates tell you how long the product is likely to remain in […]
September 26, 2017
Tasting Panel Tips: What do you really taste?
Tasting Panel Tips: What do you really taste? How to make sure you are getting the most out of your taste panels. Emily Ross, Beverage Account Manager You’ve done all your market research; analyzed trends, talked with experts, picked a target market. The budget is set and financing came through. Now comes the fun part, […]
April 14, 2017
Mushroom Madness: 7 Shrooms to make you Swoon
Mushroom Madness: 7 Shrooms to make you Swoon Consumers and companies alike are always looking for the next big thing. As nutritional health demands grow, we’re seeing a new star step on the stage: mushrooms. Though they are just recently gaining mainstream popularity, the many health benefits of mushrooms are nothing new. Various fungi have […]
March 24, 2017
3 Seeds Consumers will Eat Up!
Seeds nutrition content and insights provided by Nutrition Innovation Manager Aaron Martin, CISSN. Seeds can be powerful little (or big) nutrition amplifiers in our diet. Although most seeds are great to incorporate into your diet there are three in particular which provide a significant punch. Flaxseed, Chia Seeds & Coconut are three of which you should make […]
February 10, 2017
Agropur Gives Back – The Polar Plunge
What’s the cause? The Polar Plunge Agropur Ingredient’s is excited to sponsor employees partaking in 2017’s Polar Plunge. This annual fund raiser donates all proceeds to the Wisconsin Special Olympics and brings awareness to the cause. Plunges take place all over Wisconsin and involve registering, raising support and jumping into local bodies of water during […]
January 27, 2017
Low Sugar Craze: 4 formulating tips for the sugar reduced market
This is an update from our 2015 Blog: Science behind the low sugar craze: 3 tips for successful low sugar and reduced sugar formulation Insight and content provided by Nutrition Innovation Manager Aaron Martin, CISSN. Quite possibly the most important theme in healthful eating recently is the desire to reduce excessive sugar in the diet. For […]
January 18, 2017
The Agropur Advantage Customer Experience Program
The La Crosse, Wisconsin site is excited to introduce our new Customer Experience Program: The Agropur Advantage! This program is centered around our commitment to every step in our customers’ journey; from an initial conversation to a new product launch and each step in between. The Agropur Advantage is designed to put our customers first from […]
January 6, 2017