Health-conscious consumers demand a combination of indulgence and healthiness from confectionery and chocolate products. Valio’s patented technology and pure industrial ingredients allow reduced sugar and increased protein products to be made with superior taste and texture with no artificial sweeteners. Our pure ingredients also enable lactose free products to be produced.
Valio’s experienced staff can help you with dosage, recipes and processes to meet regulations and to help improve the profitability of your products.
Let’s make the best tasting and sustainable confectionery and chocolate together!
Avoiding sugar is a clear trend also in indulgence sector. This sets a challenge in confectionery as sugar is the main component for sweet taste and also enhances the texture and prolongs the shelf life.
With the right natural ingredients, you can reduce sugar levels in a way that does not compromise important product qualities.
We have solutions to help you reduce your product’s sugar content naturally and without compromising in taste, texture and optimal shelf life. With our solutions you can:
You can increase the amount of protein in your confectionery recipes with Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders.
With our solutions you can:
Meet the trend of digestive wellness by producing your confectionery and chocolates lactose free. Modifying recipes to lactose free is easy by replacing regular milk powders with Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders.
With our solutions you can achieve numerous advantages in lactose free production:
VALIO EILA® milk powders include a broad range of lactose reduced products. Great taste and properties for food industry applications.
Valio whey powders are produced from the highest quality – fresh whey from our own cheese plants. Powders are fully traceable to origin.
Valio has long experience in manufacturing milk powders, always using responsibly sourced milk from our own dairy farmers in Finland.
Valio base powders for baby foods are manufactured from Valio’s own fresh milk and whey in a new state-of-the-art facility.
Award winning Valio butter is produced to match the current trends - natural purity, craftsmanship, provenance and high quality ingredients.
Valio cheeses are made of the best natural ingredients and dedication to flavour and quality.
The manufacture of fruit and berry fillings, marmalades and jams takes place at Valio’s large, specialised facility at Suonenjoki, Finland.
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Baby foods must meet the existing regulations and the local nutritional recommendation for healthy development. We have solution for help you with balanced nutrition. Efficient and accurate recipe design and calculation to produce optimal composition for your needs.
Global demand for lactose free products has increased significantly during the last few years. We have solutions to help you in production of lactose free products.
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