RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, CALIFORNIA – BI will be exhibiting at this year’s Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS) Supplier’s Night Expo at booth #1838 at the Disneyland Hotel Exhibition Hall on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. Attendees can taste their nutritious, fiber-rich Blondie with BI’s sweet potato powder at the booth.
Sweet Potatoes have long been recognized for their nutritional benefits. They contain concentrated dose of important daily nutrients, including calcium, iron, vitamin A and protein. Applying its unique manufacturing capabilities, BI maintained the integrity of the vegetable’s nutrients while transforming it into a powder with versatile application. This combined with its clean label classification make the powder the ultimate consumer-friendly ingredient from baby foods to beverages and snacks.
BI is the largest supplier of plant-based ingredients in the U.S., for use in food & beverage, dietary supplements, pharmaceuticals, personal care, and pet care products. With more than 400 ingredient offerings – 200 of which are GRAS – BI can help companies boost the healthful properties of nearly any product. BI conducts extensive species identification and quality testing on every ingredient so manufacturers can be assured each one meets clean label claims. To learn more about BI’s extensive portfolio of ingredients, visit SCiftS booth #1838 or www.botanicals.com.
Celebrating 40 years of business, BI is a global full-service supplier of dietary supplement and functional food ingredients including whole herb powders and teas, standardized and ratio extracts, custom blends, vitamins, minerals, drum to hopper custom blends, granular ingredients and other specialty processes including time released and encapsulated ingredients. BI offers more than 200 ingredients that have been determined as safe for use in foods and beverages by the FDA or FEMA, the Flavors and Extracts Manufacturers Association. In 2002, BI pioneered a steam sterilization process, known as Protexx HP® Green Steam™, which is the industry’s only species-specific, organic sterilization method. All BI ingredients undergo stringent quality analysis that includes heavy metal, pesticide and irradiation testing. All herbal powder ingredients are also tested under the company’s Identilok® species identification process. The company has also developed a proprietary process, UltraHD®, which creates high-density herbal powders allowing for superior flow and less dusting during the manufacturing process. For more information, visit www.binutraceuticals.com.