Duas Rodas expands its line of powdered products, extracts and flavors that use natural active ingredients from fruits and plants native to Latin America, such as Acerola, Guaraná, Camu-camu, Mate and Maqui
SAO PAULO, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A continent of unique flavors, Latin America's extraordinary biodiversity is an excellent source of natural ingredients for human consumption. In line with global consumption trends, the Brazilian multinational Duas Rodas has added to its portfolio of Fruittion Botanicals, which is a line of natural and typical products of Latin American countries.
Duas Rodas, a pioneer in the extraction of essential oils in Brazil with nine decades of experience manufacturing extracts and powdered products, consistently looks for inspiration in the diversity of fruits, leaves, seeds and flowers of Latin American plants to offer nature's best attributes to the food and beverage industry.
A multi-disciplinary team of specialized professionals is involved in all steps of the process, from carefully choosing natural raw materials, to researching and developing the ingredients and processing methods to be able to offer its Fruittion Botanicals products in convenient and reliable formats including powders, flakes, powdered extracts, liquids and flavor preparations.
"Our specialists carefully analyze the availability of natural raw materials, based on seasonality, quality and the stability of market supply so that nature's best attributes are harvested using appropriate technologies. Everything is done to ensure a stable supply of the best quality ingredients for our clients," said Rosemeri Francener, Director of International Business for Duas Rodas.
Acerola, known for its high vitamin C content, is one of the flagship products of Fruittion Botanicals, developed with a range of available vitamin C content, from 17% to 25%, depending upon the need of the customer.
Fruittion Botanicals also offers versions of natural specialty products such as Guaraná, Açaí, Mate, Coffee, Camu-camu, Maqui, Physalis, Hibiscus, Graviola, Mirtilo and Lulo, known as Naranjilla.
About Duas Rodas
With 10,000 clients in more than 30 countries, Duas Rodas has a portfolio of 3,000 items, including flavors, natural extracts, powdered products, condiments, additives, integrated solutions, ice cream products, chocolates, sweets, bakery and confectionary ingredients and animal feed ingredients. Duas Rodas, the Brazilian leader in flavor production, was founded by German immigrants in 1925 and currently has three factories in Brazil, and four other factories in Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Mexico along with seven research and development centers, and a centralized Innovation Center. The company has international certifications for Organic Products, FSSC 22000, Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit, Kosher and Halal.
Suzana Klein, Duas Rodas Communication
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