Bakers have long been challenged by two seemingly contradictory priorities. The first is that they must deliver the consistent product quality that consumers expect in spite of fluctuating gluten levels in wheat flour and the demands of high-speed manufacturing. Secondly, bakers are encouraged to remove artificial-sounding ingredients, such as DATEM (diacetyl tartaric acid ester of monoglycerides), which many shoppers want to avoid.
AB Enzymes announces the launch of a new product in its range of enzymes for rye applications. VERON® RYEO will help bread improver manufacturers to create superior rye-based products with optimized rheological properties.
AB Enzymes’ VERON MAXIMA improves bread freshness, softness
December 2, 2019
VERON® MAXIMA provides every baking product with unique characteristics for a long lasting and complete freshness experience. There are no limits in applying VERON® MAXIMA for the development of premium fresh-keeping products for the baking industry.
Among many processors addressing this need is General Mills Foodservice. The past 12 months have seen this Minneapolis-based company launch a range of Pillsbury frozen baked goods that can be baked fresh on site to give restaurants, retail bakeries and foodservice operations added versatility and creativity.
Corbion’s Tortilla Suave CL delivers high-end functionality without relying on conventional dough improvers
May 10, 2019
Corbion's new Tortilla Suave CL combines freshness and antistick technologies to improve the quality of tortillas without the use of conventional dough improvers. It can be added on top of existing tortilla formulas to reduce sticking and tearing, improve softness and increase rollability.
AAK’s flaked fats deliver the perfect pizza experience
March 19, 2019
Crust type, quality and mouthfeel are a big part of what consumers are looking for when choosing pizza.1 AAK’s flaked fats are the ideal solution for companies wanting to respond to this trend, providing a simple way to improve the texture and mouthfeel of crusts in both thin and deep-pan pizzas.
Stuffed sweet and savory delights, such as pierogi, calzones, pocket pastries, and filled pastas present challenges to processors. The biggest hurdle: Keeping the insides sumptuous—and inside—while having the outsides maintain their texture and integrity, be it fluffy, flaky, or crunchy.