Commercial Partners 2018

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Add less salt … and more value to your products Iposol is a super concentrated liquid salt, developed for innovative brand owners in the food industry. Iposol replaces traditionally dry salt used in many parts of the food industry. Our product is a clean label functional ingredient that can make your products contribute positively to WHO goals and your company’s CSR profile by achieving substantial salt reductions. If you wish to hear more about possible salt reduction in your industry, pleases do not hesitate to visit our website:


Tessella uses data science to accelerate evidence-based decision making, allowing businesses to improve profitability, reduce costs, streamline operations, avoid errors and out-innovate the competition. Our work includes some of the most exciting and ambitious projects of our time. These projects make the world a better place: increasing productivity in the development of new medicines; designing satellites to observe and understand our universe; harnessing fusion power to provide unlimited, clean energy; and minimizing risk for workers in harsh and dangerous conditions. Tessella, Altran’s World Class Center for Analytics, is part of the Altran Group, a global leader in Engineering and R&D Services.


SpecPage with headquarters in Switzerland and branch offices in Germany, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Sweden, Slovakia and the United States is a leading vendor of integrated software solutions and online catalogs for the food and beverage industry. Kellogg’s, Subway, Lindt, Dr. Oetker, Mondelēz, Develey, Nestlé Wagner, Campbell Soup, R&R Ice Cream, OSI, Zeelandia and Glanbia, to name just a few, are well-known customers who use the innovative and user-friendly software solutions from SpecPage to successfully manage the special and complex aspects of product development in the global competition for attractive products. With expertise in food law, the company offers turnkey product data management tools for master data and recipe as well product lifecycle management with integrated GDSN interface, simplifying compliance with global labeling requirements. In addition to its standardized software solutions, SpecPage offers master data capturing services and audits.


Founded in 1990, Selerant Corporation is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and consulting services in the food and beverage industry. Our DevEX enterprise PLM software solution addresses the complete end-to-end product development and compliance needs of food manufacturers. With primary operating regions in New York, NY, Milan, Italy, and Shanghai, China, and offices around the world, Selerant has a large global presence to meet the needs of our customers. Our DevEX PLM solution optimizes business processes and leverages an organization’s knowledge—leading to a significant competitive advantage for new product development and product management. Selerant Corporation also provides business process analysis, system design, business process engineering, implementation, training and support services through our world-class, professional services organization. Selerant takes complete ownership of our PLM projects, and leverages best practices from our customers successful implementations to facilitate rapid deployment and technology adoption. In addition to our DevEX PLM solution, our Selerant Compliance Cloud subscription service offers the latest in regulatory legislation and compliance information for over 100 countries throughout the world.

Sinfo One

Sinfo One is a leading player in the IT industry, with more than 30 years’ experience in designing and implementing ERP integrated solutions connected to Business Intelligence, Performance Management and Product Lifecycle Management. We operate in different industry sectors offering extensive knowledge and diverse expertise gained over the years. However, because of our vast experience in the Food & Beverage industry, we offer a distinctive value to firms operating in this sector, which account for 70% of our customers. We provide our customers system integration, consultancy and outsourcing services, offering a unique blend of competencies in IT, business and process management. We engender a partnership with our customers and help them to optimize processes, to enhance the innovation capacity, to gain a competitive advantage implementing the right IT solution. Sinfo One is Oracle Gold Partner, that obtained the Oracle EMEA Award in 2010, and the Enterprise PLM Partner Excellence Award in 2013. Amadori (Italy), Gruppo Cremonini (Italy), KP Snacks (UK), Intersnack (Germany), Labeyrie (France), Rana (Italy), Tönnies (Germany), to name just a few, are customers who have chosen and trust Sinfo One. Visit us at our booth for more information. Our colleagues will gladly show you our ERP, PLM, BI and EPM solutions.


Sun-Maid Growers of California is the world’s largest processor and marketer of dried fruits, offering branded consumer products and high quality ingredient products for partners in the confectionary, cereals, baking, dairy, and other sectors. Founded in 1912, Sun-Maid’s facilities are centrally located in California. Sun-Maid products are distributed in more than 50 countries.

Food Pairing

Foodpairing is the leading business intelligence company that helps food and drink companies launch successful products and powers e-grocery and other apps to personalize food. They do this by gathering vast amounts of data and extracting the relevant bits. Using machine learning Foodpairing combines molecular data from ingredients, culinary insights, and billions of data points on consumer preferences, context, applications, and consumption moment. That allows them to answer critical questions from a tactical to strategic level and deliver actionable flavor intelligence that drives business success.



Lycored is the global leader in natural carotenoids for food, beverage and dietary supplement products. Established in 1995, we develop and supply ingredients for colorings, taste & texture enhancers and active health & wellness. With our super stable Tomat-O-Red® and Lyc-O-Beta® natural red, orange and yellow colorings, you can be confident of achieving the authentic appearance you desire in your products time after time. Lycored’s portfolio of ingredients for natural taste improvement, qualify for a simple foodstuff declaration on the label – just ‘Tomato concentrate’. SANTE enhances taste naturally by accentuating the flavor of elements in a recipe, providing balanced roundness, intensity and lingering flavor in most applications. Clear Tomato concentrate, a great ingredient to boost tomato-based products delivers a tomato intensity with sweetness and rounded acidity combined. Contact us today to find out more about the fantastic potential of Lycored’s natural ingredients. Discover the World of Heart + Soil.


Lycotec Ltd is a Cambridge biotech company, based in the UK. It is focusing on development and commercialisation of bio-medical platform technologies, which can be applied in nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, diagnostic, medical device, medical food, nutra-cosmetic and other products. Eureka’s Eurostars Programme ranked the company at the highest tier of best European Innovation Companies. Lycotec is seeking licensing, or partnership and financing to take these led-products to next steps of clinical development. Business model of the company is: - licensing out its IP and validated technologies, - income generation for technology transfer and R&D service, - for already developed products – marketing and distributor partnership.

Amano Enzyeme

Amano Enzyme Europe, part of the global Amano Enzyme Inc., continues to expand globally with new facilities around the world and remain the largest enzyme producer in Japan. Innovation and application of our speciality enzymes (Protease, Lipase, and others) is key. Our regional application laboratories and central R&D allows Amano to work with partners to create novel, added value solutions.

Paradise Fruits

Paradise Fruits by Jahncke is a German, family owned company concentrating on the production of fruit products supplied as ingredients or snacks. Paradise Fruits Solutions Using state-of-the-art fruit processing lines, we specialise in the design and delivery of innovative, quality, high fruit, low water activity granulates, pastes, fruit juice drops and shapes. Paradise Fruits Freeze Dried is a young, dynamic company that has emerged as an industry leader in the field of freeze-drying. Our ingredients and snacks contain no additives or preservatives. Products supplied include whole fruits, diced, sliced and powders as well as Smoothee Bites, Cnusper and Crunchy variants.

Omron Electronics Ltd

Omron Corporation is a global automation player with over $6.5 Billion in sales turn-over and present in over 150 locations world-wide. Our product portfolio covers machine control, sensing, quality inspection, machine safety, fixed and mobile robotics as well as panel control devices. Our aim is to continuously improve your business through responding to market challenges experienced in the food and beverage sector. Omron’s products and services increase factory safety, improve product quality, protect brand reputation and assist producers to introduce more sustainable business practices.

Almond Board of California

With a safe and stable supply year over year, almonds are the number 1 nut for new product introductions in Europe for the second year in a row. A versatile ingredient manufacturers can count on to deliver wholesome, natural, nutritious and sustainable choices for today’s discerning consumers. California almonds are a natural, nutrient-rich food, high in vitamin E and magnesium, with 6 grams of protein and 3.5 grams of fibre per 28g serving. Founded in 1950 the Almond Board of California is a non-profit grower-enacted Federal Marketing Order operating under the supervision of the U.S Department of Agriculture. The Almond Board of California promotes almonds through its research-based approach to all aspects of marketing, farming and production.


Jeneil is not another flavour house! Natural taste perfection with Jeneil´s fermented, concentrated cheese, cream & butter in a wide variety of food products. Jeneil´s concentrates are unique. They are extracted by the natural fermentation of high quality cheese and dairy materials. The flavour impact is 15 – 30 times stronger than with common cheese and dairy products. Low dosage provides true intensive, natural flavour. This enables both a cost saving and a nutritional improvement of the formulation. Since the flavour is derived from primary source, the taste profile is authentic. Production is standardized, microbiological safety is paramount. Clean labels possible.

Siemens PLM Software

Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating new opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation. With over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens PLM Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit