The Spanish brand specializing in bakery for celiacs turn to the fiber of the olive seed to obtain elasticity without having to use synthetic gums solventing the biggest problem of gluten-free doughs.
Functional food, fortified, supplemented … What is the difference? And is it just a question of marketing or do they really produce health benefits? This article clarify doubts.
Learn about the history of Nutexa and its current role in the natural ingredients market through Gonzalo Bas, owner and technical director of the company.
Extracts of Hydroxytyrosol are an ingredient with a wide variety of use. Its properties and benefits can be exploited in different industries. And considering its different presentation formats, it becomes a product with great potential for innovation.
The Nutraceutical Industry is booming. More and more studies support the efficacy of natural dietary supplements in preventing, and even treating, certain diseases. The growth of this sector require to invest in research, train experts and offer products with high functionality. In this sense, the olive is an ideal ingredient but its potential is still […]
Few molecules are as powerful for health as Hydroxytyrosol, a polyphenol present in the olive plant. Its extraordinary properties offers great opportunities to the nutraceutical industry.
Today consumers demand healthy food as well as new flavors. Gathering both requirements is challenging. But, sometimes, nature gives solutions if we know how to take advantage of its resources. Olive seed is the best example of how a traditional product becomes in something new for industry, beneficial to the body and attractive to consumers.
Hydroxytyrosol is the main antioxidant of virgin olive oil and, therefore, a potent free radical scavenger. As free radicals are the precursors of many health problems, numerous scientific studies have shown that the consumption of olive polyphenols, and especially Hydroxytyrosol (HTY), promotes positive health effects.
With this post we are going to try to resolve any possible doubts about natural extracts and to explain why they are so value-related and the ultimate ingredient. Let’s start!