A good idea can become a successful business, and in most cases, requires much effort, time and money to launch.CITAF work to come those ideas true. A solid project needs consistent and scalable formulas to industrial level. We are conscious that each innovative project is unique when seeking differentiation. Our formulation department offers advice, experience, innovation and confidentiality in each project.
"TAYLOR MADE" PREMIXES
A Premix is a technology solution designed to facilitate the inclusion of ingredients in an industrial process, protect the confidentiality of a formula and ensure the correct composition, dosage and stability of the mixture of ingredients in the final product.
CITAF help you to develop your unique and exclusive Premix formula.
CITAF has a fast and expert formulation and preparation of sample Premixes service for Functional Products, Dietary, Infant Formula, Nutraceuticals, OTC and Dietary Supplements. Our laboratory offers the service of sample preparation for Panel of Consumer and Trade Shows.
The addition of functional ingredients to foods to improve nutritional value and differ from the market involves, in many cases, organoleptic alterations that need to be worked from the point of view of flavour. CITAF has an experienced team to provide aromatic solutions in the Food field and facilities and analysis "Software" for the performance of sensory panels.
PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS MASKING
Pharmaceutical products containing active ingredients not always taste good and require a solution.CITAF has an experienced team to design aromatic masking solutions for the pharmaceutical market, facilities and analysis "Software" for the performance of sensory panels..
AROMATIC SAMPLE PREPARATION
CITAF Laboratory has a formulation and preparation service of samples for aromatic Functional Products, Dietary, Infant Formula, Nutraceuticals, OTC and Dietary Supplements.
Our laboratory offers the service of sample preparation for Panel of Consumer and Trade Shows.
PANEL OF EXPERTS
Every market needs an expert panelist team to evaluate the attributes of a product. The aim is to define which parameters must be analyzable by consumer panels or Pharmaceutical panels.CITAF offers expert service of a specialist team for each product area in the Food and Pharmaceutical industry.
BUILDING PROJECTS "IN SITU"
Usually, only large companies have R & D teams, because others do not have enough structure, and very few have Innovation teams.CITAF offers project Generation and Innovation service "in situ" to any company wishing to work internally the more active potential of any company: "the ideas of their staff."
MANAGEMENT TEAM FOR INNOVATION
A company that makes up the idea of innovation in its policy and involves their employees in this concept, must devote time and work teams coordination regularly. CITAF offers a Management and Incentivating service for ideas to all those companies that are going for the business innovation model.
ANALYSIS AND SAMPLING FOR NEW PROJECTS
Any business idea should become a product or service to be offered to the market.CITAF offers a sampling and analysis service prior to the release of a product, in order to test the possibilities of success and minimize risk in the market.
STRESS TESTING AND SIMULATION OF SHELF LIFE
Any product you wish to launch to market requires a shelf life and an expiration date.
CITAF make Stress tests and simulations under controlled variables in order to provide an estimation of the expiration date of an innovative product that has to be launched to the market quickly but safely. We also make shelf life test validating real-time vs. stress conditions.
Food and Pharmaceutical products need stability studies.CITAF conduct study of critical parameters for each product from the physical, chemical and organoleptic point of view to be then analyzed and dated in a stability study.
DEVELOPMENT OF THE SCIENTIFIC DOSSIER
Every product needs a Scientific Dossier which sets out the various Stress tests, Simulations, Analysis, Industrial Process ...CITAF offer the service of developing a tailor-made Scientific Dossier.
When an idea or service is patentable, it must be patented before jumping into the market.CITAF offer support for Patents and devise the best way to protect an idea, invention or business in the Food and Pharmaceutical field.