Amidst a rising tide of food fraud, the quest for authenticity and transparency becomes more vital than ever. While the food companies struggle to navigate between new regulations on sustainability, ESG and responsible sourcing, consumers raise their demands and expectations. Let's unveil the secrets hidden in our plates and cultivate a culture of authentic food.
Less than 1% of the most popular flavor worldwide comes from an authentic source – the vanilla orchid. The price has fallen recently after a rapid increase in recent years, nonetheless the pressure on the market is constantly high.
Hard times for food companies promoting their products to contain “nothing but natural vanilla”.
It is crucial for producers to ensure that credibility of authenticity of the vanilla they use can be maintained.
Imprint Analytics GmbH as a pioneer in offering independent and analytical authenticity testing for vanilla can support companies to proof their successful effort in purchasing authentic vanilla for their products and is even able to give analytical evidence about the origin of the flavour source (vanilla orchid).
Analytical validation also provides a strong argument in terms of certifications and compliance with given standards.
Answer questions effectively and efficiently with the correct method. For the verification of the geographical origin, the multi-isotope fingerprint of your product or material is determined by stable isotope ratio analysis.