Clean Label Ingredients Directory

Originally Published: August 5, 2020
Last Updated: October 3, 2022
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This Clean Label Ingredients Directory lists ingredients for the formulation of clean labeled food, beverage and nutritional products based on sponsors and exhibitors at Clean Label Conferences from 2013 to the present. Their conference participation gives attendees access to a “pre-selected” group of vendors dedicated to providing sophisticated ingredient tools for simplified labels.

Many sponsors and exhibitors participate in multiple annual events. Only their most recent listing is shown.


Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday Lunch, Wednesday AM Break, Attendee Notepad and an Exhibitor

U.S. HIGHBUSH BLUEBERRY COUNCIL LOGOThe U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council (USHBC) is a grower-driven organization that works to grow demand by inspiring consumers, chefs, and manufacturers with the endless possibilities for using blueberries. USHBC brings together data, insights, community, and resources to inspire and inform, with your business needs in mind. Through collaboration and innovation, USHBC is moving our industry forward to bring you the best-quality fruit and share the endless possibilities of blueberries.

Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday Evening Reception and an Exhibitor

Tree Top LogoTree Top believes everyone deserves good food. With its headquarters in the heart of Washington state’s bountiful fruit country, it remains committed to its co-op’s small-town roots and rural values. As one of the world’s largest producers of fruit-ingredient products from dried apples, fruit-juice concentrates to fruit purees and formulated fruit preps, Tree Top is a primary ingredient supplier to the U.S. market and global food and beverage industry.

Sponsor of the 2022 Ballroom Seat Cover and an Exhibitor

Ingredion LogoUnderstanding the psychology of Clean Label — the nuances, challenges and opportunities — has been Ingredion’s passion for over 25 years. As the food industry comes under increasing scrutiny over the sourcing, production and labeling of food, the need to align consumer and producer perceptions is greater than ever. Clean Label is the way to achieve this. Ingredion can help you to develop a Clean Label offering that meets both consumer needs and your commercial goals.


Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label Post-Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

Munzing LogoMUNZING’s MAGRABAR® products have been developed for a wide range of applications in the food industry and are designed to provide exceptional initial knockdown and long-lasting defoaming during food processing. We offer both liquid and powder defoamers with options suitable for organic, non-GMO and identity preserved processing. MAGRABAR products are allergen free, Kosher and Halal and are produced in a Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) certified facility, operating under food GMPs and a HACCP-based food safety system.

Sponsor of the 2022 Attendee Binder and an Exhibitor

Third Wave Bioactives is focused on developing novel, science-based, microbial solutions for the food and pet industries. Our range of natural, non-GMO cultured ingredients are designed to enhance flavor profile of perishable foods while maintaining product quality and shelf-life, which helps customers meet the growing consumer demand for healthier, cleaner-labeled foods. Third Wave’s open innovation platform and collaborative team make product selection and project engagement simple.


Sponsor of the 2022 Wednesday PM Break and an Exhibitor

EDLONG LOGO _NEWWidely recognized as the world’s premier independently-owned flavor house, Edlong is a believer in and purveyor of Everything Dairy Can Be™. More than just a marketing slogan, this inspirational mantra is driven by Edlong’s industry-leading dairy, dairy-based, and dairy-free ingredient capabilities. Edlong believes dairy can be indulgent, innovative and inspiring, and that the tastes of dairy can be a sales booster and a game changer. Our experience and our vision is why Edlong believes in Everything Dairy Can Be.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label Post-Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

CP Kelco is a nature-based ingredient solutions company with approximately 90 years of experience working with food and beverage manufacturers worldwide. We apply ingredient innovation and problem-solving to develop customized solutions that leverage our regional insights and meet your goals, addressing consumer needs and preferences.
Key product lines include citrus fiber, gellan gum, pectin, xanthan gum, carrageenan, refined locust bean gum and microparticulated whey protein concentrate.

Sponsor of the 2022 Hotel Room Key and an Exhibitor

Grain Millers LogoGrain Millers is a leading manufacturer of organic and conventional whole grain ingredients used in cereals, breads, bars, and other products. We offer gluten-free oats, wheat, barley, rye, triticale, conventional and Non-GMO corn and soybeans, flax, oat hydrocolloids, functional and oat flours. Each product can be custom milled to meet your needs. If you’re looking for a specific function such as replacing gums, increasing shelf life, or reducing breakage, our oat fiber has many functional benefits.

Sponsor of the 2022 Attendee Bag and the 2022 Clean Label magazine and an Exhibitor

SIEMER LOGOAs a division of Siemer Milling Company, Siemer Specialty Ingredients has been working with flour and exceptional customers since 2005, helping to make products more functional and more marketable – without loss of any nutritional aspects. Reduce your raw ingredient costs by replacing chemically modified starches naturally with our Heat Treated wheat flour. Our heat treatment process extends the shelf life of germ and bran to reduce waste–meaning satisfaction for the consumer and improved product performance for you.

Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday PM In-conference Attendee Gift and the 2022 Clean Label Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

SENSIENT FLAVORS LOGOSensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and other specialty ingredients. Sensient uses advanced technologies and robust global supply chain capabilities to develop specialized solutions for food and beverages, as well as products that serve the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, cosmetic, and personal care industries. Sensient Flavors & Extracts innovative technologies offer optimal choices for complete flavor system development.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label Post-Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

Clarkson Specialty Lecithins is the pioneer in specialty Soy & Sunflower lecithins, our only focus for nearly 20 years. In 2003 we became the first manufacturer in the world to produce Certified Organic Soy Lecithin; in 2017 we became the first in the world to produce an all-Natural Soy Lecithin from Non-GMO Soybeans an all physical, non-solvent processing same as with the Organic Lecithins protecting your Natural Clean Label claims.

Sponsor of the 2022 Wednesday Lunch and Clean Label magazine and an Exhibitor

Nexira LogoNexira, the world leader in acacia, conducted its study convincing FDA that Acacia is a dietary fiber. Our acacia-based brand [inavea™] offers both strong scientific studies on prebiotic and digestive comfort and the first Carbon Neutral certification. Nexira is a premier supplier of organic ingredients and active botanical extracts for the food, nutrition, and health industries.
With the acquisition of Unipektin, Nexira offers a large range of natural and efficient texturizers. Clean up and upgrade your label with natural and healthy ingredients!

Sponsor of the 2022 Attendee Registration Gift and an Exhibitor

SENSUS AMERICA LOGOSensus is a leading manufacturer of Chicory Root Fiber, offering a full range of prebiotic fiber products. Our Frutafit ® and Frutalose ® plant based natural fiber products are used for functionality and nutrition purposes. Our products are clean label and invaluable tools for formulators to lower calories, fat, and sugars, as a nutrient dense option that maintains texture, mouthfeel, and other sensory attributes, in baking, snacks, dairy, beverages, frozen desserts, pasta, and confectionery applications.

Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday AM In-conference Gift and an Exhibitor

FLAVOR PRODUCERS LOGOCrafting with a palette of nature’s ingredients, Flavor Producers has been artfully deconstructing natural and organic taste for over forty years. Driven by our creative spirit and a passion for discovering the flavors of nature, Flavor Producers has established one of the largest certified organic portfolios in the industry. Our breakthrough Transparent Technologies™ utilize the power of plants to showcase the true taste of nature in a transparent form. For example, our Rutz® plant-based portfolio proivides the consistent and complex taste profiles of our natural flavors while adding in and flexibility in labeling options. This transparency enables our customers to meet the growing demand for authentic clean and clear label options. Accelerating innovation with unique flavor tools that shorten the time to market for our customers while inspiring new artful expressions of taste is our mission. That passion and commitment to authenticity makes us the valued partner you expect for your flavor needs. Curious to see how Flavor Producers can help you make your products come to life? Contact us at or visit our website at

Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday PM Break and an Exhibitor

ALMENDRA LOGOAlmendra intends to be the leader in nature-based taste and sugar reduction ingredients. Building upon expertise in stevia, our success relies upon our ability to deliver consistently superior and innovative products.   ●​ Experienced team   ● Proprietary taste technology   ● Manufacturing excellence   ● Innovative agricultural approach with its patented photobiology process   ● Headquartered in Singapore, Almendra manufacturers its products in a modern, purpose-designed factory in a free trade zone in Thailand. Our innovation is global in scope and facilitated by scientists and laboratories in the US and Thailand.

Sponsor of the 2022 Attendee Water Bottle and an Exhibitor

AVEBE LOGORoyal Avebe is a market-oriented cooperative of starch potato growers. We take responsibility for the whole process, from crop to shop. We are on top of trends, and our international experts help food producers worldwide with the right application of our potato-based ingredients. From plant-based burgers with the perfect texture and taste, to Asian noodles with the perfect bite, to plant-based desserts that requires no cow, we strive to eliminate allergies, e-numbers and unnatural additives.

Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday AM Break and Clean Label Magazine and an Exhibitor

AGRIFIBER SOLUTIONS LOGOAgriFiber Solutions began in 2017 with the ambition of a startup and the expertise of a heritage brand. Since then, we’ve expanded our manufacturing facilities, patented our extraction and purification technologies, and continued to develop a broad portfolio of upcycled, customizable fiber ingredients. Today, we continue to innovate new solutions as our experienced team and proven scalability allows us to meet the demands of the world’s largest food and beverage manufacturers.

Sponsor of the 2022 Tuesday Noon Attendee In-conference Gift/Snack and an Exhibitor

CARGILL LOGOAs a global ingredient leader, Cargill offers an extensive portfolio of label-friendly ingredient solutions to meet your formulation goals for sugar reduction, non-GMO, organic and beyond – together with proven application expertise to successfully tailor solutions to your unique challenges and goals. Cargill has been developing label-friendly innovations for more than 15 years. In fact, we have successfully developed label-friendly solutions for virtually every application, including beverages, packaged food, dairy, confectionery, bakery, snacks and more. If you are looking for a partner to enhance your existing product lineup or drive sales with new products, turn to Cargill.

Sponsor of the 2022 Wednesday Breakfast and an Exhibitor

Bay State Milling LogoBay State Milling Company is a 120 year old family-owned business offering the industry’s most comprehensive array of plant-based ingredients from whole and sprouted grains to gluten-free ancient grains, oats, flavorful seeds and custom blends. We connect farm to food through unique nutrient-packed varietals like SowNaked™ high protein gluten-free oats and HealthSense® High Fiber Wheat, which contains 10x the dietary fiber of traditional wheat. Let us support the development of your next-generation, clean-label food.

Sponsor of the 2022 Registration Lanyard and an Exhibitor

GIVAUDAN LOGOAbout Taste & Wellbeing
Powered by innovation and creativity, Givaudan Taste & Wellbeing aims to shape the future of food by becoming the co-creation partner of choice to its customers. Built on its global leadership position in flavours and taste, the Company goes beyond to create food experiences that do good and feel good, for body, mind and planet. With an expanded portfolio of products across flavours, taste, functional and nutritional solutions and a deep knowledge of the food ecosystem, Givaudan’s passion is to collaborate with customers and partners to develop game-changing innovations in food and beverage. This is Givaudan. Human by nature. Learn more about how we are shaping the future of food at:

2022 Sponsor and an Exhibitor

Wageningen Food & Biobased Research, one of the Contract Research Organisations of Wageningen University & Research, develops insights and technologies that support companies, governments and other research institutes in creating innovative solutions for a healthier, more sustainable and prosperous world. We partner in the creation and production of healthy and tasty foods, of truly-sustainable food chains, and in developing chemicals and materials that use biomass instead of fossil resources. Our in-depth knowledge of the entire chain, from raw materials through processing to end product, drives our approach.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

BATORY FOODS LOGOAt Batory Foods, we recognize Authenticity and Transparency is in demand and “clean label” has become a significant purchase driver for food & beverage products.
With a sharp focus on emerging trends and food science research, Batory offers a complete portfolio of high-quality food ingredients to service the needs of food and beverage manufacturers throughout the United States. We continuously look for the best ingredient sources to keep that selection vital and robust.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

NUTREK NATURAL LOGONuTek Natural Ingredients is a global supplier of natural, clean-label sea and mineral salts, shelf-life extenders, flavor and texture solutions. Created by nature, nurtured in science, and brought to life by expertise in R&D, manufacturing and sourcing, NuTek Natural Ingredients creates cost effective, ingredient solutions. Aligned with our core values of simplicity, transparency, and sustainability, NuTek’s mission is to create solutions that support the nutritional demand of a growing global community.


Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

OTERRA LOGOOterra is largest provider of naturally sourced colors worldwide. Since our first launch in 1876, we’ve utilized the power of nature’s true colors and championed that natural is best. We continue to share our expertise in colors for food, beverage, dietary supplements and pet food to help manufacturers bring appealing products to consumers globally. We continue to empower our partners to meet demand for safe, sustainable and natural food on our journey together towards natural.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

GNT EXBERRY LOGOGNT is the creator of EXBERRY®, the leading brand of clean-label, plant-based colors for the food and beverage industry. EXBERRY® colors are derived solely from fruits, vegetables, and edible plants through a gentle, water-based process of chopping, pressing, filtering and blending. EXBERRY® colors are non-GMO, vegan, and certified organic colors are available. Our team of technical specialists can guide customers through each stage of the formulation process — from color matching and stability testing to upscaling support.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

BLUE CALIFORNIA LOGOBlue California is an entrepreneurial, science-based solutions provider and manufacturer of clean, natural, and sustainable ingredients used in food, beverage, flavor, fragrance, dietary supplements, personal care and cosmetic products. For over 25 years, Blue California has built a strong reputation for creating value in these diverse natural product and nature-inspired industries. We apply our broad expertise to develop novel solutions via our sustainable production methods to ensure successful commercialization of products to companies with global reach.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

ROHA LOGOCompany description – ROHA is one of the largest players in the food color & ingredients industry, serving major names in the FMCG, Pharma, F&B, and Industrial colors industry. ROHA is constantly evolving to serve its clients by co-creating new and innovative solutions that anticipate future requirements and developments. At the core of such innovation are 14 technical labs spread across the world. ROHA’s main headquarters remain in India but is now present in 22 countries across the world.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine

ENTERPRISE FOOD PRODUCTS LOGOWe are Enterprise Food Products, LLC and we are experts in plant-based Caramelized Sugar ingredients. Our clean label ingredients provide natural flavor enhancement with a multitude of additional benefits such as taste modification, brightening of flavors, improve mouthfeel, masking off-notes, sodium reduction properties, providing visual impact, and can assist to reduce sugar in your formulation. Our plant-based Caramelized Sugar ingredients are the low-cost answer to many formulation issues. Readily available for your next challenge.


Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine and an Exhibitor

FLORIDA FOOD PRODUCTS LOGOFFP is an industry-leading taste and functional performance ingredient solutions provider dedicated to “improving the food we eat by creating real ingredients from nature that work”. FFP’s product range includes natural meat performance and protection ingredients, brewed tea, coffee, herbals, juice concentrates and a comprehensive collection of natural flavors. A commitment to Real, Simple, Better™ drives our innovation team to discover new on trend solutions that today’s consumers demand.

Sponsor of the 2022 Clean Label magazine and an Exhibitor

Ribus LogoFounded in 1992 as a functional ingredient manufacturing company, RIBUS Inc. supplies natural and organic rice-based ingredients to companies around the world. As the Original Clean Label Ingredient Company™, RIBUS produces non-GMO, natural, organic, vegan and gluten-free ingredients for the food, beverage, pet and dietary supplement sectors. RIBUS’ patented technology and ingredients can help solve production issues while bringing innovation and clean labels to a wide variety of products.

2022 Exhibitor

WTI LOGO-2021As your trusted partner, WTI creates the future of food ingredients. They have a simple, clean, safe approach to enhance the eating experience of the food you produce. They improve food quality, produce cleaner labels, keep food safe, and extend shelf-life. Their solutions are used in meat, poultry and seafood; prepared foods; fruit and vegetables; sauces, dips and dressings; and pet food.

2022 Exhibitor

BENEO offers clean label, non-GMO, natural ingredients derived from chicory root, sugar beet, rice and wheat. These ingredients offer many solutions for today’s development challenges such as reducing fat and sugar, improving texture and stability, or replacing unwanted ingredients with label-friendly, natural alternatives. BENEO ingredients also improve a product’s nutritional profile. With support of its expert departments (BENEO-Institute & BENEO Technology Center), BENEO helps customers create foods that meet today’s expectations for better nutrition and health.

2022 Exhibitor

FARBEST LOGOFarbest Brands can help you meet the demand for clean-label ingredients with a full range of high-quality dairy and plant proteins, gum acacia, ester gum, vitamins, sweeteners, natural colors, as well as USDA-certified organic, and NON-GMO Project Verified ingredients No matter your budget, application, or label claim we guide you to the ingredients that are right for you. With our extensive market knowledge and personalized customer service, we help our customers make better purchasing decisions.

2022 Exhibitor

AUSTRADE LOGOAustrade Inc. provides the ingredients food and beverage manufacturers use to make the quality products you enjoy every day. We started as an ingredient supplier specializing in Non-GMO sweeteners and starches.  Over the past 25 years, we have grown our portfolio to include lecithin, plant proteins and organic oils. Recognized as an innovator in the field of clean label ingredients, we offer one of the largest assortments of plant proteins and lecithin in North America.


2022 Exhibitor

California Natural Color is a supplier of natural colors, concentrates and grape seed extracts. Our proprietary technology converts fruits and vegetables into crystals that are stable, carrier free, have fast solubility and contribute zero calories to your finished formulation. In 2020, California Natural Color acquired Polyphenolics, offering MegaNatural®-BP grape seed extract to help maintain healthy blood pressure. California Natural Color is now the world’s largest supplier of red anthocyanin colors and grape seed extracts.

2022 Exhibitor

HOLTON FOOD PRODUCTS LOGOInnovate with Texture. Create Value with Stability. Go to market Sustainably with Plant Based Egg Functionality. Visit the Holton Food Products booth to see how many ways we can help with your current and future projects. Learn about Holton’s original, clean label ingredient systems that help extend shelf life and provide key functions like aeration, emulsification and binding. Or let us help you create a unique texture experience for your next food or beverage product.

2022 Exhibitor

FIBERSTAR LOGOFiberstar manufactures/sells Citri-Fi® citrus fiber which is produced using a process free from chemical modifications. This upcycled ingredient provides high water holding and emulsification that improves stability and texture of food and beverages. Labeling options include citrus fiber, dried citrus pulp or citrus flour. Citri-Fi can replace starches, gums and/or chemical emulsifiers or stabilizers in foods at low usage levels (<1%) to clean up food labels. Non-allergenic | Gluten-free | Non-GMO project certified

2022 Exhibitor

APURA LOGOApura Ingredients is a premier global supplier of high-intensity sweeteners to the food and beverage industry. Their established team has over 100 years of combined experience in the manufacturing and global marketing of food additives, with extensive expertise in the low- and no-calorie sweetener category. Apura works around the globe to support its multinational customers and producing partners. It distributes a diverse list of products, including Allulose, Aspartame, Sucralose, Acesulfame Potassium, Neotame, Stevia Reb-A, Monk Fruit, Erythritol, and Xylitol, as well as flavor modulators.

2022 Exhibitor

Herbstreith & Fox LogoThe company group Herbstreith & Fox is a producer of high-quality pectin for the food and non-food industries. The product range is supplemented by the subsidiary Herbafood Ingredients GmbH. Herbafood produces functional dietary fibers with a focus on citrus or apple fibers. These fit perfectly into “clean & simple” concepts for vegan emulsions as well as for stabilization, texturization and increasing the viscosity in food applications. The medium to dark-brown colored apple extract, Herbarom, adds taste accents by rounding off flavor profiles with applications in beverages, baked goods, sauces and meat products.

2022 Exhibitor

PROVA LOGOFounded in 1946, PROVA’s story is first and foremost about a family business that, thanks to the passion and expertise of our members, continues to enhance our unique position in “extracting the essentials” in the food and beverage industry. Vanilla, cocoa, coffee, and a broad palette of gourmet notes are the pillars of our product portfolio. We blended our technical expertise with the sensory world of flavors to create a unique portfolio of extracts and flavors. Create with us today!

2022 Exhibitor

® is a premier line of soluble prebiotic fiber ingredients that help manufacturers meet their clean label goals. Fibersol® delivers well-tolerated dietary fiber as well as functional benefits, all backed by over 30 years of clinical research and almost 100 published studies. Fibersol® may be used in virtually any food or beverage application without impacting taste or texture and helps meet consumer demand for digestive health, satiety, microbiome support, and calorie & sugar reduction benefits.

2022 Exhibitor

BLUEGRASS INGREDIENTS LOGOFor a quarter century, Bluegrass Ingredients has conceptualized, tested, and produced flavors and formula solutions for the food industry’s leading brands and flavor houses. What began as a dairy company in the heart of bluegrass country has grown into a collaboration driven solutions provider of classic and custom flavor powders. Our focus on quality ingredients is infused with a state-of-the-art Agile Ingredient Innovation™ Model that delivers flavors and formulations that makes good food taste great.

2022 Exhibitor

SUNSWEET LOGOSunsweet’s plum ingredients are considered nature’s richest fruit. They are packed with antioxidants, fiber, desirable acids and sorbitol, allowing them to improve flavor while also minimizing sugar, salt, fat and artificial ingredients in foods such as meat, poultry, sauces, bakery and bars. Learn more at




Sponsor of the 2020 Attendee Bag and an Exhibitor

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.

Sponsor of the 2020 Lanyard and an Exhibitor

Naturex LogoNaturex, part of Givaudan—sources, manufactures and markets natural specialty ingredients for the food and health industries. Naturex’s portfolio includes colors, natural preservation ingredients, specialty fruits & vegetables, phytoactives and numerous other plant-based natural ingredients— all designed to help its customers switch to natural ingredients and create healthy, authentic and effective products. Naturex was founded in 1992 and is now part of Givaudan, the global leader in the creation of flavors and fragrances.

Sponsor of the 2020 Clean Label Conference Post-Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

Exandal LogoExandal is a leading producer of Tara Gum, a 100% natural gum obtained from the Tara Tree. Our Conventional and Organic Gum is a cost-effective replacer of Locust Bean Gum and also has excellent interaction behavior with others such as Carrageenan, Xanthan, Agar, etc. Our healthy gum is a perfect fit for Clean Label with applications in dairy, desserts, sauces, condiments, bakery, processed fruit & meats. Along with our production plant in Peru, we have offices and warehouses in the U.S., Europe and Asia.

Sponsor of the 2020 Clean Label Magazine and an Exhibitor

ISC Gums is the leading manufacturer of Gum Acacia, HEYLO, and developer of our name brand Fusion Stabilizing Systems. Since 1941, ISC Gums has been helping customers like you create success stories. We create value-added hydrocolloid solutions; support a supply chain that spans the globe; and we are proud of our recycling initiatives, use of solar power and support of the forestry initiative. Allow ISC Gums to work with you to address your specific food texturizer and stabilizer needs.

2020 Sponsor of the Clean Label Magazine

CP Kelco LogoAs a global, nature-based ingredient solutions company, we are ready to partner with you to unlock nature-powered success for your clean label products. We apply ingredient innovation and problem solving to everything we do, from our sustainably sourced raw materials and regional insights to our applications expertise. Whether you want to achieve a vegan, organic-compliant or non-GMO formulation, or shorter ingredient list, CPKelco can help you create products that engage, delight and reassure consumers.

2020 Exhibitor

DDW LogoMother nature supplies the raw materials while DDW adds more than 150 years of coloring expertise. This partnership has led to the development of natural colors sourced from fruits and vegetables; simple label browns including NaturBrown®; and organic options with a traceable supply chain—all dedicated to keeping your label as transparent as possible. Stop by our booth to learn more about how we simplify your label while keeping your products looking their best.


2020 Exhibitor

Icon Foods LogoIcon Foods specializes in supplying the health food industry with natural alternatives to sugar. We have nutritive and non-nutritive solutions to your clean label conundrum. Whether you are an established brand looking to reformulate for your consumers, or a food startup looking to break into the low-carb industry, we can get you the ingredients you need. We specialize in Ketogenic, Diabetic, Paleo, and Sugar-Free product solutions.


2020 Exhibitor

Rochem LogoRochem International, which recently celebrated its 25th year in business, is a leading global supplier of functional ingredients. Our core strength is offering clean label ingredients to assist customers with the implementation of sugar reduction strategies in existing formulations, as well as new plant-based protein product development. Rochem offers a full spectrum of Sweeteners (High Intensity, Polyols, Organics, Novelty), as well as a full spectrum of R&D/commercial solutions for Plant-Based Proteins (Soy, Pea, Rice, Fava, Mung, and many others). Our core values are reliability, quality assurance and regulatory compliance.



2020 Exhibitor

Brookside LogoBFI is built on the platform of “healthy,” “natural” and “good For You.” We manufacture organic-certified sweet and savory flavors, with an extensive portfolio of customized citrus, floral, herb, spice and yeast extracts. Our technology includes sugar and salt reduction modulators that increase flavor impact, and plant-based meaty fat flavor keys. We have full application capabilities and take great pride in our regulatory compliance. Active members of the Organic Trade Association and FEMA.

2022 Exhibitor

Socius LogoSocius Ingredients delivers expertise in proteins, hydrocolloids, natural colors, meat collagens and encapsulated omega-3s. The product range includes unique technologies that deliver clear value propositions in food, beverage and nutritional markets. The exclusive ingredients include Plantec™—next generation plant proteins; SenseFi® functional plant fibers; GLYLOID® tamarind seed gum; NuMega® concentrated and stable DHA powders as well as natural color technologies (e.g. ClearWhey®). We support our customers and ingredients via a state-of-the-art Technical Center near O’Hare.


Sponsor of the Water Bottle and an Exhibitor

Biospringer LogoBiospringer, the yeast ingredient specialist, is a global producer of natural flavor bases derived from baker’s yeast. Biospringer’s fermentation derived yeast ingredients are ideal for sodium reduction, sweetness enhancement and flavor improvement in a broad range of applications. Biospringer’s collaborative team will help you develop formulations that demonstrate the benefits of gluten-free, organic, GMO-free and clean label ingredients, produced in the U.S. at Biospringer’s GFSI-BRC-certified facility.

Sponsor of the Tuesday Lunch and an Exhibitor

Lycored LogoLycored is committed to ‘Cultivating Wellness’ by harnessing the nutritional potential of nature using cutting edge science.Our Real Food Ingredient range offers clean label solutions for taste and texture enhancement. SANTE can support reduction of sugar and salt and removal of yeast and MSG in savoury products, while providing improved taste.Lycored super stable colors from our vertically integrated sources provide vibrant and steadfast shades of red, orange and yellow across many challenging applications. Visit for more information.

Sponsor of the Registration Desk Gift and an Exhibitor

Chr Hansen LogoChr. Hansen Natural Colors is the only provider of natural colors that combines 140 years unique application and regulatory expertise with a strong global presence and the widest natural color portfolio in the industry. We are experts at helping companies convert to and utilize natural colors. All our raw ingredients are specifically sourced from nature to offer bright and consistent solutions.

Sponsor of the2019 Clean Label Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

Ribus LogoFounded in 1992 as a functional ingredient manufacturing company, RIBUS Inc. supplies natural and organic rice-based ingredients to companies around the world. As the Original Clean Label Ingredient Company™, RIBUS produces non-GMO, natural, organic, vegan and gluten-free ingredients for the food, beverage, pet and dietary supplement sectors. RIBUS’ patented technology and ingredients can help solve production issues while bringing innovation and clean labels to a wide variety of products.

Sponsor of the Attendee Program Booklet and an Exhibitor

Consucra LogoCOSUCRA has manufactured naturally grown specialty food ingredients since 1852. Its current focus is on yellow peas and chicory root inulin fiber. COSUCRA created a North American subsidiary in 2018 to further build customer intimacy. With our technological, sustainability and farm to fork traceability leadership positions, we are READY FOR THE FUTURE with the commissioning of our €35 million investment in Belgium to increase the capacity of Swelite™ functional pea fiber, Nastar™ functional pea starch and Pisane™ pea protein. In 1990, COSUCRA launched pea solutions. Plant-based nutrition, gluten-free, allergen-free, sustainable and farm to fork traceability agriculture practices with local farmers are key consumer drivers. Non-GMO Project Verified and USDA NOP.

Sponsor of the Wednesday AM Break and an Exhibitor

CJ America Inc. is a subsidiary of CJ CheilJedang, a leading global food and food ingredients manufacturer, with over 65 years of history. We want to introduce our latest innovation, TasteNRich® .TasteNRich® is the perfect culinary solution for all type of savory applications that demand clean label and great taste.

Sponsor of the In-room Attendee Gift and an Exhibitor

ZoomEssence develops custom flavors bursting with aroma and taste in a powder form for leading food and beverage brands. Our mission is to empower brands to deliver exceptional taste experiences never before possible in powder. The company’s game-changing, patented, low-temperature technology, called Zooming®, encapsulates flavor and aroma without heat, delivering a superior powder format at significantly reduced costs. The company was founded in 2008 and operates two manufacturing facilities in Sayreville, NJ, and Hebron, KY.

Sponsor of the Tuesday PM In-conference Gift

Curion LogoCurion is a full-service product and sensory insights firm, serving the food, beverage, personal care, fine fragrance, and home & fabric care industries. We mitigate risk of marketplace failure by ensuring that only products of quality and character will be introduced to the market, providing repeatable delight to your consumers. We accomplish this with our world class people, sensory processes, data insights and facilities in San Francisco, Dallas, Chicago, and New York City metropolitan areas.

Sponsor of the Tuesday In-conference Attendee Gift and an Exhibitor

Axiom LogoInnovating allergen-friendly plant protein manufacturing since 2005 & receiving New Economy’s Clean Tech Food & Beverage Award, Axiom features organic hemp protein, the first of many virtually-neutral plant proteins. Signature products include the patented, clinically tested Brown Rice Protein, the truly organic, guaranteed gluten and soy-free Pea Protein. With more plant-based proteins, dairy alternatives, sweeteners, and starches in the pipeline, California-based Axiom is known for its large commercial supplies, FDA GRAS status, Quality and Heavy Metals Management Program.

Sponsor of the Clean Label Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

Idaho Milk LogoIdaho Milk Products consistently provides the highest quality products, the best all-around service and the sustainable supplier partnership you need. Our innovative IdaPlus 1085, an enhanced 85% milk protein isolate, offers great value in protein enriched formulations and excels in applications such as ice cream, yogurt, RTDs, high-protein coffee beverages, and protein-enhanced flavored milks. It delivers improved solubility, texture, hydration, consistency, flavor, and longer shelf life. Let us help you with your next protein formulation project.


Sponsor of the 2019 Clean Label Conference Magazine

HFI LogoHealthy Food Ingredients is a growing family of global specialty ingredient brands, which includes SK Food International, Hesco/Dakota Organic Products, Suntava, and Heartland Flax. Combined, we offer non-GMO, organic, certified transitional, gluten-free, and identity preserved pulses, soybeans, grains, seeds, flax, expeller oils, and signature product Suntava Purple Corn™. Our latest innovation, IntegriPure®, is our microbial reduction solution that means industry-leading validation for a 5-log reduction providing food safety, naturally.


Emsland Group LogoEmsland Group is a manufacturer of plant-based ingredients from renewable raw materials including potatoes and peas. The company uses nature to create a diverse ingredient portfolio of vegetable proteins, clean label and modified starches, fibers, potato flakes and granules for use in a wide variety of food formulations. Emsland specializes in the production, application and supply of plant-based ingredients to advance the constantly growing health and wellness market segment.


Pecan Deluxe LogoPecan Deluxe is a family-owned, global leader in the developing and manufacturing of inclusions and ingredients providing product solutions that appeal to many sectors of the food and beverage industry, including: Dairy (Ice Cream and Yogurt), Hot and Cold Beverages, Bakery, Confectionary, Snacking, Breakfast and Cereal, and Foodservice. We develop combinations of flavors, textures and aromas that are designed to delight our customer partners, whether a small operation or a large global brand, for the flavor profiles of the relevant geographic markets. Our goal is to provide great products, superior service, and a spirit of innovation and collaboration, as we understand that every positive impact we make is like a SECRET INGREDIENT behind our customer’s successes.


FoodCare Technologies LogoFoodCare Technologies is an international company based in Belgium. We provide a full range of in-house developed clean label shelf life extenders for all types of food and beverages. Our powdered processing aids under the FoodCare® range work against enzymatic discoloration and/or microbial contamination with no effect on the organoleptic properties of the food or beverage treated, naturally derived, non-GMO, resistant to thermal processing, safe and easy to handle and store, and are EU and FDA approved. Visit us at our tabletop and :


Prosur has created a powerful balance between experience, expertise, and innovation. Our portfolio offers clean-label ingredients made from food for meat, poultry, seafood, dressings & sauces, and meat alternatives. We provide brands and processors with the most advanced natural solutions for shelf-life extension, pathogen control, yield improvement, antioxidant management and flavor, while enabling brands to eliminate sodium nitrites, sodium phosphates, and other chemical ingredients from their labels.





Corbion LogoCorbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives and lactides, and a leading company in emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends and minerals and vitamins. We deliver high performance bio-based 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 that delivers on ever-changing market demands.



Sponsor of the Clean Label Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

RiceBran LogoRiceBran 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 and gluten-free, and make “Whole Grain Rice” and “Brown Rice Flour” packaging claims possible.


Sponsor of the Attendee Program Booklet, 2018 Clean Label Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

Tate & Lyle LogoTate & Lyle is a global provider of ingredients and solutions to the food, beverage and other industries. Texturants, Sweeteners and Health and Wellness make up our Specialty Food Ingredient division, while our Bulk Ingredients division houses bulk sweeteners, industrial starches and fermentation products. Food Systems provides a wide variety of blended ingredient solutions. Our clean label and non-GMO sweetener, oat and starch solutions help food and beverage manufacturers meet consumer demand for simpler, easier-to-understand ingredient lists.

Sponsor of the Wednesday AM Break and an Exhibitor

Synergy LogoSynergy Flavors® is a supplier of flavors, extracts and essences for the global food and beverage industry. With 130 years of expertise, Synergy combines a heritage of flavor development with proprietary extraction technology, blending art and science to create exceptional taste profiles. Synergy delivers with organic and clean-label formulations. Our knowledge provides formulators with an ability to develop products that strike the perfect balance of inspiring taste and clean label requirements.


Sponsor of the Tuesday AM Attendee Snack Service and an Exhibitor

Anutra Grain LogoAnutra® Microfine Chia Powder is the highest and safest natural plant-based source of Omega-3s, Antioxidants, Fiber, Complete Protein, Calcium, and other important Phyto-Nutrients. Our worldwide process patent produces the only micro-ground (below 50 microns) chia powder. The result is a light, fluffy, free flowing powder that is 99% bio-accessible. It blends effortlessly into any food formulation without becoming gelatinous while maintaining all the inherent nutrition of chia including the very important Omega-3s.


Sponsor of the Wednesday Breakfast

California Almonds LogoThe Almond Board of California promotes almonds through its research-based approach to all aspects of marketing, farming and production on behalf of the more than 6,500 almond growers and processors in California, many of whom are multi-generational family operations. Established in 1950 and based in Modesto, California, the Almond Board of California is a non-profit organization that administers a grower-enacted Federal Marketing Order. For more information on California almonds, visit

Sponsor of the 2018 Clean Label Conference Magazine

Firmenich is the world’s largest privately-owned company in the flavor and fragrance business. Founded in Geneva, Switzerland, in 1895, it has created many of the world’s best-known flavors and perfumes that billions of consumers enjoy each day. Its passion for taste and smell is at the heart of its success. It is renowned for its world-class research and creativity, as well as its thought leadership in sustainability and exceptional understanding of consumer trends.

Sponsor of the 2018 Clean Label Conference Magazine

Dupont LogoDuPont Nutrition & Health combines in-depth knowledge of food and nutrition with current research and expert science to deliver unmatched value to the food, beverage and dietary supplement industries. It is an innovative problem-solver, drawing on deep consumer insights and a broad product portfolio to help our customers turn challenges into high-value business opportunities. Please see and also

Sponsor of the 2018 Clean Label Conference Magazine

Briess LogoThe expanding portfolio of natural, specialty ingredients from Briess offers almost unlimited options to help you to put a better label on the table. Briess ingredients are minimally, specially processed to maintain the natural integrity of the raw grain or starch, while developing flavor, color and function. Briess specialty malts, malt extracts, gluten free sweeteners, and sprouted, roasted and pregelatinized grains offer multiple solutions to help solve difficult formulating challenges. Non-GMO. RTE and organic options.


Biorigin LogoFor more than a decade, Biorigin has been developing new solutions to meet the customers´ expectations on natural ingredients that contribute functionalities and benefits for food applications. Biorigin follows the most important demands and market trends to offer yeast extracts and natural flavors for today’s label and formulation challenges, including sodium reduction and clean label initiatives, such as natural, non-GMO, and health and sustainable. USA-based support and inventory stock.


MGP LogoMGP is known for its mastery in specialty wheat proteins and starches that include a number of nutritious, clean label and non-GMO offerings. Our expertise in combining art and science to produce these ingredients forms the foundation of a lasting legacy steeped in know-how and the ability to create the exceptional. Customers not only benefit from MGP’s in-depth experience, but also state-of-the-art capabilities, strong focus on innovation, and collaborative partnership approach to helping them succeed.


Sethness LogoSethness has been the world’s leading manufacturer of Liquid and Powdered Caramel Colors for the food and beverage industries for over 135 years. 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 offers Caramel Colors verified as non-GMO by the Non-GMO Project, as well as certified-organic Caramel Colors.


Novozymes LogoNovozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bio-innovation enables partners to transform the quality and sustainability of food and beverages, and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow. Visit:


Bavaria LogoBavaria Corporation began in 1986 by making sausages from Willie Schaeflein’s traditional Bavarian recipes. Willie quickly recognized a lack of high quality specialty ingredients available in the USA, so he invested in manufacturing his own products. Today, Bavaria Corporation offers a wide range of ingredients, antimicrobials and marinade blends for meats, RTE foods, dips, spreads, salads, dressings, bakery, dairy and many additional food applications.


Layn LogoLayn Corp is a global leader in the vertically integrated production of premium-quality, plant-based sweeteners, flavors and botanicals. Layn pioneered the natural high-potency sweetener industry and has been advancing its innovative ingredients for more than two decades. Layn’s ingredients are uniquely designed to meet the needs of global food, beverage and neutraceutical manufacturers. Its portfolio of monk fruit, stevia extracts and other functional botanicals, delivers superior taste profiles, a focus on sustainability, and proprietary formulations that satisfy a broad range of specific applications. Visit:



Sponsor of the Tuesday PM Beverage Service and Attendee Registration Lanyard and an Exhibitor

IDF LogoIDF™ is a family-owned company providing natural, poultry-based ingredients that offer flavor, protein and functional performance. With more than 30 years of product innovation and customer collaboration, it offers a unique level of expertise in developing trending ingredients to support customer applications, such as clean label flavorful ingredients, ready-to-eat and shelf-stable, meat-based ingredients and novel solutions for protein fortification and sports nutrition.



Sponsor of the Tuesday Lunch and an Exhibitor

American Egg Board LogoREAL Eggs are truly incredible and can perform more than 20 unique functions in food applications. With all this functionality from a label-friendly ingredient, why would you use anything else? If you don’t ask the question, your customers just might. Learn how REAL Eggs make a REAL difference.





Sponsor of the Registration Desk Package and an Exhibitor

KINSA LogoKinsa Group is a leading national recruiter for the food and beverage industries. For over 30 years, Kinsa has connected talented professionals, managers and executives with leading food/beverage employers throughout the US. Focusing on the disciplines of sales, marketing, food science, supply chain, operations and food safety, Kinsa is uniquely positioned to match professionals with opportunities that best suit their skills and expertise. There’s an idea out there, and Kinsa is committed to helping you find it.




Sponsor of the Monday Evening Reception and an Exhibitor

Diana Naturals provides a wide range of natural, clean label fruit and vegetable ingredients enhancing taste, nutrition and color of foods and beverages, naturally. Diana Naturals offers a wide range of savory preparations from authentic culinary techniques providing authentic flavors, including fried, sautéed, roasted and many others. Diana Naturals’ ingredients are prepared for use as liquid concentrates, powders, flakes and pieces. Contact Diana Naturals today.

Sponsor of the Wednesday Breakfast and an Exhibitor

National Honey Board LogoThe National Honey Board is your source for developing clean label foods and beverages with honey, an all-natural sweetener made in nature, not in a manufacturing facility. In addition to imparting an exceptional flavor profile, honey also performs a variety of functional roles in clean label products, such as improving texture and mouthfeel, and extending the shelflife of products, naturally.

Sponsor of the Attendee Bag and an Exhibitor

Kerry LogoToday’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 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.

Sponsor of the Tee Shirt and an Exhibitor

What can be “cleaner” than non-GMO pure cane liquid sugar? Sugaright (division of CSC Sugar) changed sugar refining. No more “one size fits all.” Sugaright’s regional network of state-of-the art refineries produce top-quality, customized liquid sugar products with reduced environmental impact and lower cost. Choose from water white to darker colored liquid sugar, custom-tailored to your product needs. Fairtrade, Bonsucro and Non-GMO Project-certified options are available to meet the sustainability demands of your customers.

Sponsor of the Clean Label Conference

Technomic LogoTechnomic delivers a 360-degree view of the food industry. We impact growth and profitability for our clients by providing consumer-grounded vision and channel-relevant strategic insights. We offer an array of custom and syndicated solutions that serve virtually anyone aligned with the food industry, from manufacturers and distributors to operators and retailers.

Sponsor of the Special Report

Ciranda LogoCiranda is a leading global supplier of crtified Organic, Non-GMO, and Fair Trade ingredients with expertise in syrups and sweeteners; starches and flours; cocoa and chocolates; coconut products; soy, sunflower and canola lecithin; and various oils and fats including RSPO-IP certified sustainable palm oils and shortening. The company has been providing high quality organic ingredients to manufacturers since 1994. Ingredients are stocked across North America for fast, responsive service.

Sponsor of the Special Report

Blue Pacific LogoSince its founding in 1993, Blue Pacific Flavors has been a leader in answering consumer tastes and trends by creating innovative product solutions around its natural, non-GMO-compliant and organic flavors, extracts, grain powders and nut pastes. After a $1.5M renovation, our new Flavor Creation and Culinary Innovation Center features a full application lab for flavor, confectionery, food, beverage, nutritional bar and ice cream creation with analytical and sensory testing capabilities. Blue Pacific will showcase our latest sustainably sourced ingredients, extracts and flavors in a variety of clean-label applications.

TIC Gums LogoAs 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, it works with them to design texture and stability solutions that meet both key functionality needs, as well as their labeling requirements.

Would you like an alternative to artificial preservatives that extends product shelflife? With Multisorb Technologies you can have both. Its Clean Label Technology uses oxygen absorbers and desiccants to better control the internal environment of food packaging, helping reduce preservative use and increase shelflife. With more than 50 years of experience, the company delivers proven, value-added solutions to help maintain the freshness of packaged food products. Visit for more information.

Dow LogoDow AgroSciences developed Omega-9 Canola Oil to meet the changing needs of the food industry. This unique oil, developed through traditional plant breeding, provides shelflife and longer fry-life compared to commodity food oils. Because the oil profile is naturally stable without partial hydrogenation or chemical additives, Omega-9 Canola Oil fits with clean label trends. Omega-9 Canola Oil has zero trans fats, low saturated fat and is high in heart-healthy monounsaturated fats. This fatty acid profile is in line with current dietary guidance for fats and oils. Omega-9 Canola Oil is a proven solution for developing healthier food products with cleaner labels.

FONA LogoFONA International knows that clean label isn’t a trend. It is 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, Ill. FONA’s seven core values drive it to pursue excellence and foster incredible partnerships. It is more than just great flavors—it provides complete market solutions. Your challenges are its challenges. Let’s talk.

Royal DSM is a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials. By connecting its unique competences in Life Sciences and Materials Sciences, DSM is driving economic prosperity, environmental progress and social advances to create sustainable value for all stakeholders, simultaneously. DSM delivers innovative solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance in global markets such as food and dietary supplements, personal care, feed, medical devices, automotive, paints, electrical and electronics, life protection, alternative energy and bio-based materials. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sale of about €10 billion with approximately 25,000 employees.

PLT Health LogoPLT Health Solutions is a discoverer, developer and marketer of high-quality, scientifically-supported ingredient solutions for the natural products, food & beverage and cosmeceuticals markets. Its goal is to bring innovative and impactful solutions that help its consumer products customers develop new concepts, new products and grow successful brands. As part of its commitment to natural and clean label ingredients, PLT offers a broad range of innovations including whole food powders, food stabilization, and shelflife extension solutions.


Special Report and an Exhibitor

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.

Attendee Seat Cover and an Exhibitor

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.

Wednesday Beverage Service

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.

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, 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.

2016 Exhibitor

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.


Attendee Notepad and an Exhibitor

No one knows flax seed better than the flax pioneers, Glenn and Linda Pizzey. J.G. Pizzey, owned by two generations of the Pizzey family, grows its flax seed on gluten-free land and processes it through a gluten-free facility, preserving its natural stability and functionality through a proprietary pasteurization system. Linda Pizzey will be showcasing BlendPῡr™, a clean label ingredient for the 100% replacement of guar gums, and a 50% replacement of shortening in bakery applications. This is a fantastic ingredient for gluten-free applications for the retention of moisture and binding of ingredients.

Registration Lanyard

Innova Flavors partners with food processors to develop customized meat and savory flavors with unique signature tastes for a broad range of food applications. For more than half a century, Innova’s team of experts has combined science and art to develop high-quality and unique meat and savory flavors that are worth remembering. For more information, please visit

2015 Clean Label Conference Magazine and an Exhibitor

SunOpta adds value to our non-GMO and organic raw materials to produce high-quality ingredients for formulating natural and clean label food products. Our technical and applications experts work with customers on customizing on-trend formulations, and natural processing techniques differentiate us in the ingredient industry. Included in the portfolio are our family of insoluble non-GMO fibers, organic grain-based ingredients, natural fruit preparations, functional starches and custom ingredient manufacturing. Visit us at booth to learn more.

Tuesday Attendee In-Conferance Gift and an Exhibitor

Ardent Mills™, backed by its unrivaled technical support, exceptional customer service and the supply assurance of a coast-to-coast network of 40 community mills, is the premier flour-milling and ingredient company born from two industry pioneers: ConAgra Mills® and Horizon Milling®. Responsive services and can-do people help customers stay ahead of the curve, drive growth, improve profitability and manage commodity risk. Working with the industry for the good of grain, Ardent Mills is a trusted partner in nurturing customers, consumers and communities through innovative and nutritious grain-based solutions.

Tuesday AM Networking Break and an Exhibitor

Silva International is a processor of dehydrated vegetables, herbs, spices, fruits and custom blends. Silva has been in business since 1979 and is centrally located Momence, Ill. We specialize in the production of flakes, dices, granules, powders and specialty blends. We also have the ability to offer our ingredients with extra-low micro, through the use of our own in-house steam sterilization. Silva takes pride in the fact that we are a leader in our industry and have the ability to offer a diverse line of products and create solutions for your ingredient needs.

Wednesday AM Beverage Service and an Exhibitor

Glanbia Nutritionals is an innovator in the expert delivery of science-led nutritional and functional ingredient solutions for an expanding range of foods and beverages. With core formulation expertise in dairy proteins, dairy peptides, ancient grains like flaxseed to next generation grains, Glanbia Nutritionals can help customers incorporate the clean label, nutritional and functionality benefits that consumers are seeking to support their healthy lifestyle.

2015 Clean Label Conference Website and an Exhibitor

Camlow™ offers a natural alternative to traditional sodium reduction strategies without using KCl. Camlow™ can achieve sodium reductions of up to 50% while maintaining function and boosting flavor. Also, consumer demand is driving producers to replace MSG with natural flavor enhancers. The umami enhancing compounds in Camlow™ create a similar effect but with a clean label declaration. Camlow™ is used at very low dosages, making it a cost competitive MSG alternative.


Palsgaard manufactures clean label, non-GMO emulsifiers and stabilizer blends for a wide variety of food industry applications. For industrial cakes that are healthier and nice-tasting, we provide an activated cake emulsifier containing only one emulsifier, not the traditional four or five, and one additional ingredient: rice flour. For a growing array of bakery and margarine applications, we offer emulsifier systems that are not only non-GMO, but also non-hydrogenated and trans fat-free. Our special stabilizer mixture for stirred yogurt, based exclusively on clean label food ingredients (carefully selected vegetable fibers and natural starch), keeps a firm structure and upholds a smooth and creamy consistency. For extruded or standard ice cream, we provide an emulsifier/stabilizer blend that contains just one additive and one other ingredient (vegetable fiber), yet ensures a creamy, refreshing and full-bodied product.

Kikkoman Sales USA, Inc., the world’s leading soy sauce manufacturer, offers a full line of authentic, on-trend Asian sauces and ingredients. Kikkoman’s naturally brewed soy sauces are perfectly balanced and offer clean label solutions for any savory application, from Asian to mainstream. Kikkoman offers the broadest, most trusted selection of forms and options of soy sauce available—from liquid to dehydrated, preservative-free to organic, non-GMO, reduced-sodium, gluten-free and even an innovative clear variety.

TNO, a Dutch research organization, supports the food industry with fundamental and practical expertise, plus a wide range of technologies and facilities. This enables manufacturers to bring products to market that are fully compliant with today’s requirements.

2013 Clean Label Conference Sponsors & Exhibitors

Sponsor of the Hotel Room Keycard and an Exhibitor

Comax Flavors is a world leader in proprietary flavors technology and innovation. We are a full-service, family-owned company which has served the needs of clients in the food and beverage industries for more than 35 years. We offer a wide range of flavors, from sweet to dairy and from savory to bakery goods. Comax has a well-earned reputation for commercial success in creating natural flavors and WONFs.

Sponsor of the Attendee Bag and an Exhibitor

Kalsec® is a privately held developer, producer and marketer of natural herb, spice and vegetable extracts for use in food, beverage and pharmaceutical applications. Our products include herb and spice flavor extracts, rosemary antioxidants, natural colors, hop extracts and nutritional ingredients. Selling and marketing in more than 70 countries worldwide, Kalsec® is dedicated to providing consistent and reliable products backed with unparalleled technical expertise. Founded in 1958, the company is headquartered in Kalamazoo, Michigan, with facilities in the United States, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit


Palsgaard specializes in manufacturing Non-GMO emulsifiers and stabilizer blends for the food industry, including bakery and dairy. Palsgaard® SA 6600 is a lean label emulsifier for industrial cakes containing only 1 emulsifier as opposed to the traditional 4 or 5. Palsgaard® AcidMilk 316 is our lean label solution for yogurt. The blend of fibers and starches creates a very smooth and creamy consistency, and a firm texture in stirred types of yogurt.

Clean Label Conference Tabletops offer product formulators an opportunity to learn about the newest ingredients tools for consumer-friendly, simply labeled foods, beverages and nutritonal products.


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