Lactose free solutions for industrial food and beverage manufacturers

Whether lactose intolerant or just looking for digestive wellness, people all over the world want to eat natural and delicious foods that don’t cause digestive symptoms.

Consumers feel there is not a lot to choose from in terms of lactose free products or brands. With Valio Eila® solutions, you can expand your product range by adding lactose free products that taste just as good as regular products, offering additional nutritional benefits.

Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders, butter and cream offer a great starting point for manufacturing lactose free products. Our experienced solution team can help you with recipes and processes to start your production. We can also support you in your go-to-market phase.

Valio FAST TRACK™ technology solution is our answer for lactose free milk production. This special technology enables to produce lactose free milk without an immediate capital investment.

Webinar: Digestive wellness trend in dairy and beverages

Consumers are looking for food choices that enhance digestive wellness and still taste great. This webinar is a jump start into the digestive wellness market for dairy manufacturers.

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Guide to capitalizing on the digestive wellness trend with lactose free products

There is a growing demand for digestive wellness products and lactose free can be the answer. This guide gives you tips on how to create new business and improve profitability with lactose free dairy.


With our OEM services, you can launch your own lactose free milk powder brand

Creating new dairy products is a complicated process that can take a long time and cost a lot of money. Milk powders are no exception. But it doesn’t have to that way. Partner with us, and we’ll help you launch your own brand of lactose free milk powder in no time.

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Industry-proven lactose free applications for dairy food processors

Lactose free products can help meet the growing demand for digestive wellness products. Manufacturers can easily expand their product range to fullfill consumer needs with our proven solutions for making nutritious lactose free dairy. Lactose free provides business opportunities for dairy drinks, yoghurts, beverages and cream cheeses.

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Lactose free recipes and ingredients for confectionery manufacturers

The demand for gut-friendly products is currently among of the healthy food trends. This trend also applies to confectionery and chocolates. Valio’s cutting-edge ingredients generate a whole new market potential for confectionery manufacturers and especially chocolate product processors.

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Expand your bakery’s market potential with gut-friendly and free from lactose products

With the help of Valio’s expert solutions, you can produce easy-to-digest lactose free products that can significantly expand the market of your baked goods. We offer premium quality lactose free butter and milk powders.

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Babies from infant to toddlers have special nutritional requirements

Valio offers high quality and fully traceable ingredients so that you can manufacture safe and lactose free infant formulas and baby food products. With a suitable carbohydrate source such as maltodextrin or glucose syrup and whey protein, you can achieve optimal whey casein ratio close to breast milk.

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Lactose free ingredient supplier for drink powder manufacturers

With the right lactose free ingredients, drink powder manufacturers can produce easily dissolving drink powders for people looking for digestive wellness or nutritional boost.

Drink powder ingredients for superior taste and nutrition

Valio Eila® lactose free ingredients not only make your drink powders lactose free. They also provide other functionalities to create products that are interesting for a variety of consumer segments. We have the right solutions for high-protein and low-fat products or highly nutritious products for special consumer groups, for example.

Make your drink powders superior in taste and nutrition with Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders.

  • Valio Eila® PRO SMP for high-protein and low-fat drink powder products.

  • Valio Eila® WMP for extra energy and nutritional boost.

  • Many of our Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders are also available in instant format that provides quick dissolving properties

Ideal for products with health benefits, such as bone health, weight management, growth support and muscle strength. They give excellent, natural milky taste and are high in protein and calcium, low in carbohydrates.

Lactose free option for coffee pods and capsules

Milk is an essential part of coffee drinks like lattes, cappuccinos, and macchiatos, which is why the quality of the milk can significantly affect the taste and overall experience of the drink. Valio Eila® PRO instant milk powder is designed for coffee pods and capsules, ensuring a premium coffee experience. It is also lactose free.

Excellent functionality:

  • Valio Eila® PRO’s instant form ensures a smooth and consistent taste every time a coffee drink is made.
  • The powder’s high protein content gives a richer, creamier foam and a more pleasant texture and flavour of the coffee drink.
  • The powder is free from lactose and other unnecessary additives or preservatives, perfect for consumers looking for healthy and natural choices. Lactose avoiders appreciate equal access to all products — including milk-based coffee drinks — without compromising taste.
  • Valio Eila® PRO instant powder has a clean, pleasant, and slightly sweet, typical milky flavour.

By using the right milk powder in your coffee pods or capsules, your customers will always enjoy excellent coffee.

Elevate the milk coffee experience with our milk powder for coffee capsules

You can ensure that your customers always enjoy a great milk coffee by using the right milk powder — Valio Eila® PRO instant. While its instant form provides an exceptionally smooth consistency, its high protein content delivers a rich, creamy foam and overall better taste and texture.


Lactose free ingredients for nutritional supplements

Premium and pure ingredients for different nutritional supplement applications like sport, weight management or ageing.

High-quality protein source suitable for free-from diets and multiple applications

People at different points in their life benefit from protein in different ways. With Valio Eila® lactose free ingredients, you can bring the protein and minerals in milk accessible for most people – even those on a free-from diet.

Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders contain nutritionally high-quality milk protein and minerals. These features make our milk powders ideal choice in the manufacturing of different nutritional supplement applications like sport, weight management and ageing.

Properties of the Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders:

  • High in protein

  • High quality milk proteins

  • Low in carbohydrates

  • High content of milk minerals and vitamins

  • Delicious taste for high-protein applications

Ingredient supplier for lactose free ice cream

Hit the indulgence trend with free from lactose ice cream of full-flavoured taste and excellent texture.

Expand your business into lactose free ice cream

With Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders and lactose free butter, ice cream manufacturers can expand business with indulgence ice cream products that are both desirable and functional.

The rich, creamy taste and soft, smooth mouthfeel make lactose free or low lactose ice cream a desirable choice for all consumers, not just the ones with lactose intolerance. Lactose free products meet the growing demand for digestive wellness products.

Develop premium ice cream with high-quality ingredients, and a premium price point. Let us help you create label friendly solutions keeping your ingredient list short and simple, all natural ingredients.

Grow your ice cream business with our solutions

Optimized ice crystal size? Reduced sugar? Enhanced flavour?

With our speciality milk powders, we can help ice cream manufacturers develop different taste profiles and more indulgent ice cream full of all the wellness-boosting natural goodness consumers desire.

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Ingredients for lactose free dessert manufacturers

Lactose free desserts enable expanding business potential to people afraid of dairy-based desserts causing stomach discomfort. With Valio’s lactose free premium ingredients, dessert manufacturers can produce indulgence products that are desirable for everyone.

Premium ingredient supplier for dessert manufacturing businesses

People want to indulge themselves without the fear of stomach discomfort. Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders are ideal for free from lactose dessert applications. They give pudding, panna cotta, vanilla sauce and other desserts a delicious and rich, slightly toffee-like taste. They also provide a creamy and smooth texture.

Benefits of the Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders in industrial dessert manufacturing processes:

  • Option of different flavor profiles

  • Good foaming properties

  • Easy to handle in process

  • Option to increase protein level in desserts

Ingredients for lactose free ready meal manufacturers

Lack of time is a major consumer trend in food, but people still desire nutritious and healthy food. With Valio’s functional ingredients and patented food solutions you can answer consumer market needs of excellent taste and texture for ready meal products.

Ingredients and patented food solutions boost ready meal applications

Valio Eila® lactose free milk powders boost ready meal and meat applications with excellent rich taste and texture. This makes your food products desirable and suitable for larger consumer market share.

Make your ready meal products gut-friendly and nutritious. Below are some of the features gained with Valio’s functional ingredients and patented food solutions:

  • Excellent, rich taste

  • Good texture without syneresis

  • Improved nutritional value

  • Especially good boiling properties and creamy taste with Valio Eila® lactose free whole milk powder (WMP)

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Interested in further information about our business solutions and ingredients? Our sales team and R&D experts are here to help you.

Dennis van der Veer

Head of Customer DevelopmentContact our specialist for additional information, technical support and co-creation projects.

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