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A wholesome new meaning to creature comforts.
 

 Nutrition for pets.

 
When the shopper of the house goes to the store, Fido's supplies are on the list, too. How do you develop pet foods that are nutritious and still interesting to pets when they're in the dish? National Starch Food Innovation has the answer. We can help you develop appealing, shelf-stable products with great texture for the pet food aisle. And our portfolio includes natural, organic and a range of quality-enhancing products.
 
 

 Products and services

 

Products and services

  • Texture-enhancing capabilities
  • Natural and organic products
  • Optimized processability and improved machinability
  • Viscosity-controlling solutions

 

 

 Applications

 

Applications

  • Canned foods
  • Chunks and formed pieces
  • Dry pet food
  • Gravies
  • Semi-moist foods

 

 

 Challenges

 

Challenges

  • Breakage reduction
  • Firm, cuttable texture
  • Gum, protein alternative
  • Improved flavor release
  • Oil loading
  • Optimal appearance
  • Optimal consistency
  • Particle suspension

 

 

 Market trends

 

Market trends

  • Natural
  • Organic
  • Eco-friendly
  • Health and wellness
  • Taste and flavor

 

 
 

 Ingredients and solutions

 
 

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