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By Innova Communications
on June 10, 2021

As consumers continue to be more mindful of their health and wellness by seeking better-for-you options, clean label is becoming increasingly important to food manufacturers. While the FDA hasn’t offered a concrete definition or regulatory restrictions of clean label, it can simply be described as fewer and simpler ingredients.

By Innova Communications
on June 03, 2021

If you’re looking for a food flavoring manufacturer, we know you are looking for the best. After all, flavor is your product’s competitive advantage and that means you want the best results, which can only be delivered by the best food flavoring manufacturer.

By Innova Communications
on May 20, 2021

Seafood is an important part of the human diet and U.S. consumers love it. According to data from the most recent National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) “Fisheries of the United States” report, American consumers ate 16.1 pounds of seafood per capita in 2018.

By Innova Communications
on May 14, 2021

Plant-based food is growing nearly two times faster than total U.S. retail food sales. New data from SPINS and The Good Food Institute shows the segment grew 27% last year as sales jumped from $5.5 billion in 2019 to $7 billion in 2020.

By Innova Communications
on May 07, 2021

We are excited to share that Innova Flavors has been acquired by leading flavor, extract, and essence manufacturer Synergy Flavors, Inc.

By Innova Communications
on May 06, 2021

Amazing things are happening in the plant-based food category as consumer interest continues to rise. Future growth and the strength of the segment will rely on ongoing flavor innovation, which will take plant-based products to the next level.

By Innova Communications
on April 29, 2021

The plant-based food category is the fastest-growing segment in the industry today. Newly published data from SPINS, commissioned by the Good Food Institute and the Plant-Based Foods Association, reports plant-based sales reached $7 billion, growing 27 percent in 2020 – almost two times faster than total U.S. retail food sales.

By Innova Communications
on April 22, 2021

Taste is the No. 1 foundational driver for consumers when making food choices. If you subscribe to our blog, this isn’t the first time you’ve read that line – and we can almost guarantee it won’t be the last – because flavor is that important. So now you’re probably saying, “OK Innova Flavors, what exactly are custom flavors and how do I use them to make ‘taste’ my product differentiator?”

By Innova Communications
on April 16, 2021

At Innova Flavors, we know you have choices when it comes to which flavoring company you choose work with, which is why we focus on building strong relationships with our customers by providing value-added support.

By Innova Communications
on April 15, 2021

The plant-based protein business is booming as nearly half of all consumers say they are choosing these alternatives more now than they did a year ago. The market explosion is explained by industry experts as an outcome of the coronavirus pandemic, evidenced by more consumers putting greater emphasis on their health and wellness, as well as the environment and sustainability.

By Innova Communications
on April 13, 2021

The global snack industry is worth $1.2 trillion and continues to thrive as more than half of adults say they consider snacking to have been their “lifeline” during the pandemic. Fifty-eight percent of consumers expect snacking to be part of their new normal even after the pandemic ends, and two-thirds of adults believe “the current pandemic will have a long-term impact on how we consume snacks as a society.”

By Innova Communications
on April 08, 2021

The way you flavor your product is your competitive advantage.

Conversely, it can also be a liability. If your product doesn’t taste amazing, it won’t sell. That’s why a lot of food companies are looking for concentrated flavoring. But the benefits of concentrated flavoring go far beyond packing a punch with flavor.

By Innova Communications
on April 01, 2021

When it comes to creating delicious plant-based protein flavors, you must get it right.

Plant-based protein foods are graded on one thing at the end of the day, and that’s the flavor. If it tastes delicious, it will sell. If the flavor is

By Innova Communications
on March 26, 2021

As the meat and savory flavor experts here at Innova Flavors, we understand both the art and science of creating unique, customized taste solutions for your product. When processing food for consumption, there are a host of regulations that must be followed. Regulatory restrictions can dramatically influence how and with what ingredients your product is flavored.

By Innova Communications
on March 25, 2021

When developing new food products, you don’t settle for mediocre ideas or subpar production of your latest innovation, so why settle when it comes to flavor? Custom food flavoring delivers mouth-watering, amazing flavor every time.

By Innova Communications
on March 18, 2021

Flavor is your competitive advantage.

It is everything.

When you choose a flavor partner, you are placing the customer experience of your product

By Innova Communications
on March 17, 2021

Fad diets come and go, but the concept of personalized nutrition has staying power for the long term. In the wake of the public health crisis, consumers are looking to nourish themselves with nutrient-dense foods and are seeking out health benefits such as strengthening the immune system, improving respiratory health, and even reducing anxiety.

By Innova Communications
on March 09, 2021

Developing successful food flavors is no easy feat and it’s an even greater challenge when you’re up against the world’s toughest critics: kids. They are notorious for telling it like it is when it comes to food.

By Innova Communications
on March 05, 2021

At Innova Flavors, we know the way you flavor your product is your competitive advantage, which is why our three-step process begins and ends with flavor. We work with you to discover the flavor profile your product needs, develop that flavor from idea to mouthwatering completion, and in the end, deliver a winning flavor that’s profitable long-term.

By Innova Communications
on March 03, 2021

The plant-based food category is exploding as more consumers are putting greater emphasis on health and wellness because of the coronavirus pandemic. As a result, food manufacturers ranging from start-ups to leading consumer packaged goods companies are responding by rapidly innovating in this segment.

By Innova Communications
on February 26, 2021

Whether they’re motivated by health, ethical concerns or simple curiosity, consumers around the world are incorporating more plant-based meals, snacks, and beverages into their diets. In North America, as consumers report wanting to limit – but not eliminate – their meat intake, we’re seeing innovating product offerings such as sausages that blend humanely raised meat with fresh vegetables.

By Innova Communications
on February 12, 2021

At Innova Flavors, our purpose is simple yet complex: “We Blend Care and Creativity to Nourish the World.” We pride ourselves on being a company that serves the world through better food, and our care and creativity means we’ll find the right mix of global reach and local impact to serve the earth, so we nourish all of us who call it home.

By Innova Communications
on February 05, 2021

Remember the great sriracha obsession of 2013? People couldn’t get enough of it – the hot sauce topped every meal, became a potato chip flavor and was the shining star of novelty and fan products. But if you would have asked someone about the condiment just five years prior to the consumer craze, they would have had no clue what you were talking about.

By Innova Communications
on January 28, 2021

As we embark on the new year, we’re sharing the next big flavor, ingredient and operational trends that will impact our industry. Our focus is on the future and thinking about the ways in which we can help our partners succeed with innovative approaches to meet the evolving needs of consumers and our shared planet.

By Innova Communications
on January 20, 2021

If someone told you a year ago that dining in a restaurant would become somewhat taboo, would you have believed them? Of course not!

By Innova Communications
on December 28, 2020

Here at Innova Flavors, our biggest passion is helping you achieve your goals through customized solutions built on care and creativity. As 2020 draws to a close, our focus is on the future.

What are the next big flavor, ingredient and operational trends that will affect our industry? As food professionals and enthusiasts ourselves, we love thinking about the possibilities—and we are excited to share with you a sneak peek of our top trends for 2021.