Malt Products Corp. Expands Product Innovation Capabilities with Versatile Lab Mashing Equipment

Malt Products Corp. Expands Product Innovation Capabilities with Versatile Lab Mashing Equipment

Lab masher helps replicate MPC’s large-scale production mashing process to experiment with new ingredients and formulations efficiently and inexpensively.

Saddle Brook, NJ – Malt Products Corporation (MPC), a manufacturer of malted barley extract and other natural, nutritious sweeteners, has expanded its customer service portfolio by adding to its research and sampling capabilities. Now fully operational, the company’s Mashing Device LB Electronic from Germany-based equipment manufacturer Lochner Label and Technik GmbH precisely replicates MPC’s automated production mashing process, allowing food and beverage sector customers to experiment with new ingredients and formulations efficiently and cost-effectively. Continue reading

Performance beer: a trending sports drink category?

By Jennifer Grebow nutritionaloutlook.com

Kicking back with a beer to relax after the end of a long day is a time-honored tradition. For athletes and sports enthusiasts, however, there may be another good reason to drink up: because beer—specifically nonalcoholic beer and the malt it contains—may help to enhance exercise-related performance, energy, and recovery. Continue reading

Secret ingredient: You may not know Malt Products’ extract, but if you’re on vegan burger bandwagon, you’ve eaten it

By Brett Johnson roi-nj.com

Plant-based burgers … meatless patties … beef substitutes.

Amy Targan, president of Malt Products Corp., admits herself she doesn’t know what they’re usually referred to as.

But she knows better than anyone what’s in them.

Products such as the Beyond Burger and the Impossible Burger have hit mainstream appeal, and many big food businesses are hastening to introduce their own version of these vegan sandwich patties.

And, whatever they’re called, almost all of them use malted barley extract, which Malt Products manufactures. Continue reading

At IBIE 2019, Malt Products Corp. to Feature Enhanced OatRite Portfolio of Nutrient-Rich Sweeteners

Like MPC’s MaltRite™ malted barley extracts, OatRite™ is plant-derived, high in protein, minerals and antioxidants, and offers benefits for baked goods including browning, texture and shelf life.

Saddle Brook, NJ – Malt Products Corporation (MPC), a manufacturer of malted barley extract and other natural, nutritious sweeteners, will showcase its recently enhanced and rebranded OatRite™ portfolio of liquid and dry oat extract sweeteners at the International Baking Industry Exposition (IBIE), September 8-11 in Las Vegas. As consumer desires for non-GMO, plant-based, and multi-functional ingredients continue to grow, MPC food technology experts will be available at Booth #6733 to discuss why oat extract has become an increasingly popular option for bars, cookies, bagels and other baked goods. Continue reading

MPC Sees Demand Grow for Non-GMO, Natural Ingredients in Snacks, Confectionery & Beverages

Published on bakeryandsnacks.com and beveragedaily.com; authored by Jenny Eagle.

Malt Products Corporation (MPC), which manufactures malted barley extract and sweeteners, has seen increasing demand for non-GMO and natural, nutritious ingredients.

In response to this, the company has invested over $15m ($16.96m) in a drying plant, with a vacuum belt dryer designed and built by drying technology expert Bucher Unipektin.

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MPC has grown from a regional supplier of malts to an international company offering a full line of natural sweeteners for the bakery. snack foods. cereals. confectionary and beverage industries.

The dryer is the culmination of a five-year, $50m ($56.56m) investment beginning in 2015 with the expansion of its brew house, Meura mash-filter, expanded laboratory, R&D and customer application capabilities. Continue reading

Malt Products Corp. Sees Increased Interest in Malt Extract as Part of Surge in Malt-based Beverages

MPC’s MaltRite™ malted barley extract gaining attention as base for malt-based energy drinks; ethnic beverages; kombucha and specialty teas; and sports recovery drinks.

Saddle Brook, NJ – Malt Products Corporation (MPC), a manufacturer of malted barley extract and other natural, nutritious sweeteners, is seeing an uptick in beverage-related inquiries for its Malt-Rite™ line of malt extract sweeteners, which have become increasingly popular ingredients in a wide variety of malt-based drinks. In addition to the generally heightened interest in plant-based, multi-functional ingredients, malt extract sweeteners also provide sector-specific benefits for a spectrum of beverage-industry items. Continue reading

A vacuum belt dryer helps a manufacturer take control of the production of its malted barley extracts

Published by ProFood World; authored by Maya Norris.

Malt Products Corporation (MPC) recently invested $15 million in a state-of-the-art vacuum belt dryer to produce its dry malted barley extracts — and the company is already reaping the benefits. The new vacuum belt dryer has delivered efficiency and flexibility to MPC’s production process and improved product quality.  Continue reading

At IFT 2019, Malt Products Corp. to Showcase Portfolio of Nutrient-Rich Malted Barley Extract Sweeteners

In addition to its MaltRite™ natural sweeteners, company also will feature OatRite™ line of extracts in response to growth in oat-based ingredients.

Saddle Brook, NJ – Malt Products Corporation (MPC), a manufacturer of malted barley extract and other natural, nutritious sweeteners, will feature a variety of products from its MaltRite™ portfolio of malted barley extracts at the Institute of Food Technology (IFT) Annual Meeting & Food Expo, June 2-5 in New Orleans. Amid increasing demand for non-GMO, plant-based, and nutrient-rich ingredients, the company’s spectrum of liquid (LME) and dry (DME) malt extracts will be on display at Booth 4852. Continue reading

At Petfood Forum, Malt Products Corp. to Highlight Nutritious Malt Extract & Molasses Ingredients

Company’s MaltRite™ line meets demand for natural ingredients; molasses-based products provide powerful antioxidants.

Saddle Brook, NJ – Malt Products Corporation (MPC), a manufacturer of malted barley extract and other natural, nutritious sweeteners, will feature a variety of products from its MaltRite™ portfolio of malted barley extracts at Petfood Forum, April 29–May 1 in Kansas City. As the demand for non-GMO, plant-based, and nutrient-rich ingredients in pet food increases, MPC will showcase its liquid (LME) and dry (DME) malt extracts and molasses products at Booth #440. Continue reading

Malt Products Corporation Invests in Next-Generation Vacuum Belt Dryer

 

Part of $50 million investment, state-of-the-art belt dryer offers benefits over spray drying, including moisture evaporation at lower temps

 

Saddle Brook, NJ – Malt Products Corporation (MPC), a manufacturer of malted barley extract and other natural, nutritious sweeteners, has invested over $15 million in a new state-of-the-art drying plant, incorporating a vacuum belt dryer designed and built by drying technology expert Bucher Unipektin. The 58-foot-long machine has completed installation and validation, and is currently operating at the company’s Dayton, OH manufacturing facility. Continue reading