Developing innovative new products requires deep expertise, a disciplined process and outstanding facilities and equipment. Our customers benefit from our expertise, the knowledge and skill of external experts, cutting-edge labs and technology, pilot plants to test prototypes and a highly skilled team that understands both their market and their consumers.
Our labs are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment from standard analytical tools to microscopy, spectrometers, Rapid Visco Analysers and other advanced systems.
Our applications labs are where it all happens; located around the globe, every lab is staffed by technical experts with an in-depth understanding of local tastes and needs.
Our pilot plants enable us to assess the feasibility of new processes, products and technology by scaling up and testing formulations and ideas before installing any commercial processes.
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We encourage close working relationships and are happy to spend time at your offices or laboratories discussing a project brief in detail. Once we’ve got to know your business well, we can come up with a number of options either to to accelerate your concept launch, enhance an existing product or optimise costs; everything from the right ingredients to detailed formulations that reflect your project needs.
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3. Process innovation
Our approach to innovation
Innovation is an important part of our business. There are three areas that make up our offer: New Product Development, Open Innovation and Tate & Lyle Ventures.
We stay tuned to consumer habits, so we can evolve our products with people’s changing needs. Learn more about our consumer research.