Would you like to develop products that support your customers’ immune defences and contribute to a healthy lifestyle? Especially in times of the pandemic and in preparation for the upcoming cold season it is important to support the body with the right nutrients and vitamins. Many of our plant-based raw materials are the perfect addition to your product innovation, contributing to a nutritious diet. Therefore, enrich your existing recipes with our various raw materials and give your product solutions a special kick to make a decisive contribution to strengthening your customers’ defences.
Use the power of nature
Echinacea (also known as coneflower) is extracted from the herb and the root of the medicinal plant. There are three types of Echinacea, which are used as ingredients in herbal remedies:
- Echinacea purpurea is extracted from the herb of the medicinal plant
- Echinacea pallida and Echinacea angustifolia are extracted from the root
The medicinal plant is said to have immunostimulant properties that may alleviate, prevent or reduce the symptoms of colds. Echinacea can be used, for example, in the occurrence of respiratory diseases or other flu-like infections to exert a positive effect on the immune system.
Elderberries also have immune-boosting properties. The berries are rich in vitamin C & B and contain essential oils and valuable minerals. Furthermore, Elderberries are full of anthocyanins. These secondary plant compounds have an antioxidant effect, protecting the body’s cells from free radicals. In addition, elderberries can have an expectorant effect and free the bronchi and sinuses from stuck mucus.
Vitamin C can strengthen the body’s natural defences and reduce signs of fatigue. Due to its antioxidant effect, free radicals are intercepted. Moreover, vitamin C can support the absorption of iron during digestion. Natural raw materials with a high vitamin C content include, amongst others, citrus fruits, hibiscus, sea buckthorn and rose hip.
Last but not least – what do ginger, mint, lime blossom, fennel, sage, nettle and turmeric have in common? They are said to have an anti-inflammatory effect. The application of these raw materials if manifold – whether in teas, during cooking or even as a tincture. They can enrich your recipes in various fields of applications.
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With our product and application recommendations as well as our excellent product quality, we support you in the process of achieving exactly this goal. In close collaboration with our customers, we track down current product trends or respond to your wishes and requirements. We offer joint workshops and tastings in our state-of-the-art show kitchen or technical centre. We would be happy to present new product ideas to you and to evaluate them in cooperation with you. With our many years of experience and expertise, we are the right partner to ensure that your products are not only tasty and nutritious but also add value.
Are you interested in other raw materials or are simply looking for new impulses? Then please feel free to contact us. Together we will find a solution!