Peer-review study shows Omyaforte 100 is an optimally absorbable source of calcium
March 16, 2021
A recent study compared the bioavailability of a newly developed source of calcium, Omyaforte™ 100 from mineral producer Omya, with other frequently used calcium salts. The results prove that Omyaforte™ not only contains a high percentage of elemental calcium, but is also extremely bioavailable, making it an excellent and reliable source of calcium.
Mineral ingredients manufacturer and specialty distributor Omya has launched Omyaforte™ 100-OG, a highly bioavailable source of calcium. The new ingredient is suitable for fortified foods and powdered supplement formulations aimed at athletes, healthy agers and others who may have a calcium deficiency.
Omyanutra and Omyafood ingredients deliver benefits to food, dietary supplements
August 23, 2019
The company will showcase Omyanutra™, a highly functional, porous carrier for active ingredients in dietary supplements; and the innovative flow aid Omyafood™ for powdered products. In addition to its mineral ingredients, Omya will highlight a range of specialties from its US distribution portfolio.
Omya using IFT19 to showcase natural, high purity calcium carbonate particles in on-trend foods, drinks
April 10, 2019
When it comes to salty or sweet tastes, the ingredient intensifies perception in many applications, including baked goods and snacks. This means that salt or sugar content can be reduced, with the latter allowing for reduced-calorie products.
Omya uses IFT to showcase versatile calcium carbonate line for holistic food, drink solutions
July 27, 2018
The innovative minerals act as flow aids and anti-caking agents—while they minimize dusting. Thanks to the consistent porosity of the particles, they offer a carrier functionality of up to 55% loading capacity for vitamins, flavors and other actives.
The candy and gum markets around the world have seen the addition of vitamins and minerals.
July 28, 2013
Lees of Scotland introduced new packaging for its Snowball and Teacakes in the UK in February, and the move is already showing positive results. The company has reported a 20% increase in sales of the brands, as the new packaging has reportedly helped secure increased distribution across the UK