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Nexira

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Nexira
129 chemin de Croisset - CS 94151
Rouen Cedex
76723
France

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hydrocolloids, stabilisers and gelling systems; nutraceutical and functional food ingredients



Founded in 1895, Nexira is a global leader in natural ingredients and botanical extracts for food, nutrition, and dietary supplements.

Nexira first built its reputation as the world leader in acacia gum and now manufactures a wide range of natural ingredients with proven health benefits, such as the flagship brand Exocyan™, a cranberry extract standardized in polyphenols and proanthocyanidins (PACs) from 1 to 90% and recognized for its benefits in preventing urinary tract infections.

Nexira also promotes fibergum™, an all-natural and GMO-free source of soluble dietary fiber. Offering a minimum of 90% fiber and associated health benefits, fibergum™ is clean label and, because it is 100% vegetable and available in organic grades, highly appealing to consumers.
Clinical studies have demonstrated the numerous health benefits of fibergum™ and its prebiotic properties at a daily dose of five grams.

Nexira offers nutritional and natural ingredients for weight management, stress-relief, sports nutrition, digestive, joint, cardiovascular and women’s health : 

- Cacti-Nea™: A cactus fruit extract with weight-management properties.
- NeOpuntia™: A patented, healthy, lipophilic fiber from cactus leaves.
- ID-alG™: A seaweed extract clinically tested for weight management.
- Serenzo™: A sweet orange peel extract for stress relief and mood improvement.
- ViNitrox™: A nitric oxide booster and healthy performance enhancer.
- Osteol™: A patented milk protein to boost joint health formula.
- Oli-Ola™: An olive extract for the protection of LDL cholesterol.
- Exocyan™: A cranberry extract standardized in proanthocyanidins (PACs).

Nexira offers an extensive portfolio with more than 100 high-quality botanical extracts and powders (acerola, desert date, devil’s claw, green coffee, green tea, passion flower).



Articles On FoodIngredientsFirst
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FOOD INGREDIENTS NEWS

Sweet relief: Naturality in sugar reduction and texture-boosting fiber spotlighted by experts

21 Apr 2020 --- Health and naturality are in the spotlight as consumers seek foods lower in sugar. Soluble fiber and natural flavors are driving the sweeteners space, bringing a health halo to... Read More

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NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS

Industry responds to Vitafoods Europe postponement due to COVID-19

10 Mar 2020 --- 11 Mar 2020 --- Vitafoods Europe joins the list of industry trade shows that are postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. Following close consultation with its partners in the international... Read More

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FOOD INGREDIENTS NEWS

Climate change, conflicts and political crises weigh down botanical supply chain

03 Mar 2020 --- Plant extracts and essences are highly sought after for their potential to elevate perceptions of brand naturality and health claims, while imbuing exotic flavors and aromatic... Read More

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FOOD INGREDIENTS NEWS

Foraging for flavors: Curiosity in botanicals boosts demand for unexpected taste profiles

08 Jul 2019 --- Botanical-infused food and beverages are enjoying trending status on the market this year, particularly in the segments of sports nutrition and alcoholic beverages. Aside from... Read More

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FOOD INGREDIENTS NEWS

Indian expansion: Alland & Robert enters acacia gum joint venture with Sayaji

12 Apr 2019 --- Acacia gum supplier Alland & Robert has entered into a joint venture with India-based company Sayaji Industries Limited. As a result of this joint venture, Alland & Robert... Read More




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Innovation in functional beverages

20 Nov 2018 --- McCarter is a keen innovator in the functional beverage space with a wealth of innovations presented at SIAL 2018. The company has launched a new generation of vitamin waters made with active ingredients from health ingredient supplier Nexira. “Our Vitamin Water products are not only made without added preservatives or additives, but we bring in an extra high dosage of vitamins. All the vitamins inside offer 100 percent of the RDA. But what is special is what the products inside contain. They are sweetened by inulin and contain special ingredients such as Vinitrox made from the skin of the grape. There are clinical studies proving that Vinitrox in this dosage increases your sports performance by 10 percent and delays oxygen problems,” notes Milan Pasmik.

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Growing Science Behind a Weight Management Innovation

16 Jun 2017 --- ID-alG is an ingredient supporting weight loss especially for women aged more than 45. The last clinical study highlights that ID-alG significantly results in weight-loss on 45+ women by reducing the abdominal and visceral fat. At Vitafoods Nexira also presented FlexiGO its new ingredient 100% Devil’s Claw, the natural and performant solution for joint health. FlexiGO helps to maintain flexible joints and good mobility.

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Novel Cognitive Ingredients Fusing Sage Extracts

18 May 2016 --- Nexira highlighted the cognitive potential of the synergy between two sage extracts: Cognivia. The company states that food and herbal medicines may play an important role in the protection of cognitive functions and prevention of neurobiological alterations. It claims that sage, a well-known plant species from Lamiaceae family, could present many beneficial health effects, notably on memory assessment.   

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Acacia Gum as an Ingredient Solution for High Fiber Products

18 Dec 2015 --- Fibregum is a 90% soluble dietary fiber coming from acacia gum. The gentle dietary soluble fiber is based on 100% natural acacia gum and now available in an organic version.  David Daguet of Nexira discusses the latest scientific developments at the company.

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New Emulsion Solution for Lower Cost in Use

29 Jul 2014 --- Nexira offers Superstab, an all-natural acacia gum specially designed to emulsify and stabilize all types of oil-in-water emulsions for RTD beverages. The 100% all natural acacia gum requires no labeling change. The fact that use level is reduced by 3 times means that the product is extremely cost effective in applications.




Technical Papers
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How Fibregum Reinforces the Gut Barrier

30 Nov 2015 --- Fibregum™ by Nexira is a natural and GMO-free source of 90-percent soluble dietary fiber from acacia tree gum. Recent experiments conducted by Nexira showed innovative health benefits of Fibregum™ and how it reinforces the gut barrier.

    The gut barrier is one of the most important components of the immune system. Gut microbiota plays a key role in the gut barrier by allowing the body to tolerate a large amount of antigens. Recent research by Nexira demonstrates the physiological properties of Fibregum™ on gut permeability.

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Exocyan - The Most Extensive Range of Cranberry Extracts

15 Apr 2015 --- Exocyan™ offers the best from the cranberry with an exclusive range of extracts up to 90% PACs.

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Improve digestive health with Fibregum

02 Feb 2015 --- Fibregum™ acacia gum is a source of prebiotic, soluble dietary fiber from all natural, non GMO acacia trees. With a guaranteed 90% minimum fiber content, Fibregum™ is a clean label ingredient and available in certified organic grades. Clinical studies have demonstrated numerous health benefits from Fibregum™, including prebiotic properties at a dose of 5-10 g/day. Plus, Fibregum is an exceptionally gentle fiber, even up to 50g/day, making it a perfect replacement for other fibers that consumers report cause gas, bloating, flatulence and other intestinal discomfort.

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Natural ingredients for weight loss, body sculpting and calorie intake reduction

12 Sep 2014 --- Weight management is even more aligned with global “health” management. Nexira has developed three ingredients that answer each specific demand: lose weight, sculpt the body or reduce calorie intake.

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Fibregum, a prebiotic soluble dietary fiber

05 Jun 2014 --- Fibregum™ is an all natural, GMO free source of soluble dietary fiber, obtained from carefully selected acacia gum sap exuded from the stems and branches of acacia trees. Fibregum™ offers a guaranteed minimum of 90% soluble fiber on a dry weight basis, using the traditional testing method AOAC 985.29. It is a non-digestible, high molecular weight polysaccharide, purified through only physical methods that involve no chemical processing or enzymatic modification.




Articles On The World of Food Ingredients
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THE WORLD OF FOOD INGREDIENTS

Securing the Future Chain

14 Jun 2019 --- Key suppliers offer their thoughts on the demand for traceability & sustainability. What is driving the demand for clearer labels and what role can suppliers play?

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THE WORLD OF FOOD INGREDIENTS

View From The Top: Mathieu Dondain, Managing Director, Nexira

01 Jun 2016 --- Nexira reported a turnover of €112.5 million for the financial year, which closed in September 2015. The company’s 2020 target is to approach €150 million in sales. Part of the pathway to growth will be an expansion in health & nutrition, with plans in place to grow this part of the business from a current 25% to 35% by 2020.




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