D.D. Williamson and colorMaker IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo, 2009 Preview

Every day, more than 1.5 billion servings of food and beverages containing D.D. Williamson coloring are consumed around the world. D.D. Williamson improves the allure of foods and beverages through visual appeal. A trusted and recognized provider of color solutions for the food and beverage industry, the company operates ten manufacturing sites on five continents. The world leader in caramel color offers a broad spectrum of natural coloring, including colorMaker™ custom blends.

At the IFT Food Expo, June 7-9 in Anaheim, D.D. Williamson and colorMaker invite attendees to visit Booth # 1347, featuring the following:

 Mango iced tea colored with certified organic caramel color
 Juice drink colored with natural beta-carotene
 Hard candies colored with red cabbage, turmeric and red beet
 Cookies frosted with natural coloring

Session # 139
Monday, June 8, 1:30-3:00 pm, D.D. Williamson and colorMaker will host the symposia “Coloring Options from Natural Sources”. It will feature Ron Wrolstad and colorMaker’s Gabe Lauro as moderators with the following speakers: Jennifer Guild, D.D. Williamson Global Food Science and Regulatory Manager; Jody Renner-Nantz, D.D. Williamson Food Science Chemist; Stephen Lauro, colorMaker President; and Ellen Bradley, Food Technology magazine freelance writer. The topics to be discussed are global regulations for natural colors, research to improve the stability of natural colors, challenges to overcome replacement of synthetics with natural colors, and formulating new foods with natural colors.

Session # 239
Tuesday, June 9, 1:40-2:00 pm, Jody Renner-Nantz, D.D. Williamson Food Science Chemist, will present an oral session “Heat and light stability of naturally derived red colorings for beverages” Fruits and Vegetable Division. Research results will help beverage developers to select the most stable naturally derived red coloring(s) and optimize processing/storage conditions for improved visual appearance.

D.D. Williamson
1901 Payne Street
Louisville, KY 40206, USA
Tel: 1 502-895-2438
Web: ddwilliamson.com
Email: [email protected]

colorMaker, Inc.
3309 E. Miraloma Avenue, Suite 105
Anaheim, CA 92806, USA
Tel: 1 714-472-0444
Web: colormaker.com
Email: [email protected]

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