Solutions: Enrichments

Understanding enrichment

Today’s health-conscious consumers are actively looking for foods and beverages that are enriched with nutrients such as fibre or protein. Tate & Lyle offers a unique portfolio of enrichment focused ingredients, providing customers a range of benefits and application possibilities. Juices enriched with fibre, heart-healthy snacks, nutrition-packed sports bars and protein enriched nutrition drinks are just a few of the opportunities.

Our fibre ingredients provide a range of nutritional benefits such as gut and digestive health, lower glycaemic response, calcium absorption and cholesterol management. We know that taste is the number one purchase motivator1 for the majority of global consumers, so we offer soluble fibres that are easily blended into food and beverages without impacting taste, colour or texture. Our fibres also provide excellent digestive tolerance so you can enrich your products with confidence, knowing that you won’t impact consumer acceptance.  

Our portfolio of enrichment solutions and application expertise help you to create extraordinary foods and beverages that balance exceptional taste with nutrition.  In addition, we have consumer friendly labelling options, so you can develop a loyal consumer base in today’s growing market.

 

[1] Nielsen and Mintel Consulting

Tate & Lyle has a unique portfolio of fibres that can enhance the texture of your products and provide the nutrition and health benefits desired for your consumers.
Courtney Kingery
Global Product Manager, Health and Wellness

Latest Fibres and Enrichment Trends and Insights

Latest Fibres and Enrichment Trends and Insights

Find out how we are meeting the global demand for fibre

Consumers around the world are looking to reduce their intake of sugar, fat and calories, and increase their fibre consumption. Globally, there is increased interest in products that are perceived to be ‘healthier’. However, specific attitudes vary by region.

The hidden benefits of fibre

Consumers around the world understand the digestive health benefits of fibre and want to increase their consumption of fibre. They are on the lookout for products that provide fibre but still deliver great taste and texture, while promoting the growth of beneficial gut bacteria. “Fruit and vegetables are not always convenient or popular to eat...
Did you know?

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52% of global consumers are trying to eat more fibre.

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Oat fibre and soluble corn fibre are two of the top preferred fibre ingredients global consumers want to see on product labels.

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94% of consumers in Latin American, 93% of consumers in Asia Pacific and 92% in Africa/Middle East say they’re willing to pay more for foods with health attributes.

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PROMITOR® Soluble Fibre provides over 2X the digestive tolerance of inulin.

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Provides fibre enrichment with exceptional digestive tolerance.

PROMITOR® Soluble Fibre adds fibre to your foods without impacting taste, color, texture or consumer acceptance. It can also replace sugar and fat and reduce calories and provide bulk and texture. PROMITOR® Soluble Fibre is also linked with a variety of benefits, including low glycemic response, prebiotic benefits and an increase in calcium absorption.

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Natural oat beta glucan with superior solubility* and powerful functional and health benefits.

PromOat® Beta Glucan contains a beta glucan content as high as 34% beta glucan and/or a minimum of 32%. Research has shown that oat beta glucan helps maintain healthy cholesterol and promotes digestive and intestinal health. PromOat® Beta Glucan has a neutral colour, clean taste and no grittiness. Its unique moisture binding and texturising properties enable it to replace fat without impacting taste.

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Soluble fibre that is ideal for calorie reduction

STA-LITE® Polydextrose replaces sugar whilst maintaining mouthfeel and texture, and provides fibre enrichment without impacting on taste, colour or texture. It also brings exceptional process stability, allowing for easy substitution in a variety of products and helps promote healthy post-prandial blood glucose levels, and is often used in “no sugar added” and “sugar-free” foods. 

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Natural, highly digestible, clean-label protein concentrate made from oats

Proatein™Oat Protein is energy dense and rich in certain essential (dietary indispensable) branched chain amino acids, so it makes an excellent alternative to dairy, soy, or wheat proteins. Made from non-GM oats, it offers the taste and odour found in oat bran, and is vegan-friendly. 

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