Ardent Mills analyzes latest pizza flour and grain trends
May 17, 2019
Ardent Mills served up a variety of brick-oven style pizzas featuring ancient and heirloom grains and individually quick-frozen (IQF) grains at the Pizza Expo, now in its 35th consecutive year of operation at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Ardent Mills will operate and invest in its remaining 35 flour mills across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico
May 10, 2019
The four plants impacted are Macon, Ga., Loudonville, Ohio and Red Lion, Pennsylvania, which will close effective June 30, 2019; Rush City, Minnesota will close the first quarter of calendar year 2020.
Flour quality matters when it comes to texture and appearance in pasta. To stand out on a crowded supermarket shelf, a pasta brand must consistently deliver the appetizing texture and appearance that quality-conscious consumers demand.
FutureCeuticals makes it easy to enhance beverages with ancient grains, superfood appeal
March 4, 2019
A formulation-friendly powder made from amaranth, buckwheat, millet, chia and quinoa, AncienTRIM is key to adding the protein, fiber and essential amino acids of ancient grains to soups, beverages, dairy alternatives, RTM products and more.
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.
Ardent Mills reviews 2018 grain innovation and trends
February 18, 2019
“We had an exciting year with the launch of our new business unit, The Annex by Ardent Mills (The Annex),” notes says Shrene White, general manager of The Annex. “Introducing The Annex at the year’s industry events provided great opportunities to showcase new ideas for using specialty grains and innovative formats, like crisps or puffed grains and individually quick frozen (IQF) grains.
ON DEMAND: You’ve made the decision to go with plant-based nutrition in your product. But if you’re like most people, you’ve struggled with the issues it presents in formulating a great product – particularly at higher protein levels or in gluten-free applications.