Autocrat opens new R&D facility

Autocrat opens new R&D facility

Coffee, tea and botanical extracts supplier opens a $1 million state-of-the-art Pilot Plant and Research & Development Lab.

Autocrat LCC, innovative supplier of the highest quality natural ingredients including coffee, tea and botanical extracts, has announced the opening of its new state-of-the-art Pilot Plant and Research & Development Lab. The company’s $1 million investment in this facility supports its expanding expertise, significantly increases speed to market, and assists customers in bringing competitively advantaged food and beverage products to market.

Autocrat is well poised to proactively approach its customers with partnership recommendations for creative product solutions. With a full-staff of R&D scientists and a trained Sensory Team, the company offers its customers the capability to create world-class product offerings with multiple flavors and additional ingredient options.

“We are very proud of our sustaining tradition to support product innovation and successful business partnerships. Our new facility will give us the means to move forward with our goals and provide our customers with the highest quality products in the marketplace,” stated Pat Holmes, Autocrat’s CEO.

The company has customer partnerships with prominent global food and beverage manufacturers across several industry segments including flavor houses, dairy, beverage, savory and sauces, quick-service restaurants, baked goods, convenience stores, confectionary, co-packers and private label.

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