Fortitech Pleases The Palate with Functional Foods and Beverages at IFT 2010

Fortitech Pleases The Palate with Functional Foods and Beverages at IFT 2010

Attendees Will Learn What “Strategic Nutrition” Is All About
From The Industry Authority On Nutrient Premixes

Chicago, IL April 20, 2010 – Delicious! That’s what visitors to the Fortitech booth (#4659) during IFT 2010 in the windy city of Chicago will find out as they enjoy food and beverage samples that demonstrate the company’s unparalleled expertise in the field of fortification. With the ability to fortify any product with any nutrient anywhere in the world, Fortitech custom nutrient premixes do not impact the taste, mouth-feel, texture or stability of the finished product. Essentially known as the founder and pioneer of the nutrient premix industry, Fortitech consistently leads the way in the field of fortification, and has helped manufacturers introduce or improve over 30,000 products offering health and wellness benefits to consumers worldwide. Solely dedicated to the development and manufacturing of custom nutrient premixes, Fortitech can source over 1,400 ingredients from a comprehensive selection of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, nucleotides and nutraceuticals, enabling manufacturers to target the specific needs and demands of any consumer demographic with Strategic Nutrition.

To demonstrate the company’s ability to fortify a range of product applications, as well as their innovative approach to product development, Fortitech is inviting IFT attendees to visit their booth to enjoy a variety of samples that not only span several product categories, but are in tune with current consumer health trends. These include:

  • Fortified yogurt that aids in bone/joint health that includes nutrients such as vitamin D3, calcium, magnesium and phosphorous
  • A children’s snack mix that boosts cognitive function that includes nutrients such as choline, magnesium and antioxidants
  • Variety of stick-packs which include a dry powder that can be added to water to create a personalized flavored, health-promoting beverage

All Fortitech premixes adhere to the criteria set forth in the Fortitech Quality Standard Seal, which reaffirms the company’s values of leadership, integrity and certification, and ensures that all of our premixes meet or in many cases, exceed industry standards for safety, traceability and more. Our premixes enable manufacturers to develop better products that target specific demographics or health conditions, as well as assure specific label profiles. Our premixes are used in a variety of applications including baby formulas, cereals, bars, dairy products, nutrition and sports drinks, juices, snacks, waters, candies, spreads and supplements, just to name a few. Visit to learn more and gain access to product development tools and resources, including free nutrient monographs, tech papers, podcasts, webcasts and more.

Attendees interested in making an appointment to meet with the Fortitech team may contact Patrick Morris on +1.518.372.5155.

About Fortitech Inc.
Founded in 1986, Fortitech, Inc. is the world leader in the development of custom nutrient premixes for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries, integrating functional ingredients from a comprehensive selection of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, nucleotides and nutraceuticals. Fortitech is ISO 9001:2008 certified, with a stringent Allergen Monitoring Program and meets GMA-safe, cGMP, GMO-free, HACCP, Organic, Kosher and Halal standards. Headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y., the company has a global network of manufacturing and distribution facilities, throughout Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, Mexico and the United States (New York and California). For more information, visit Not just premixes...Strategic Nutrition!

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