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FrieslandCampina Ingredients joins Global Prebiotic Association

By Jim Cornall contact

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The Dutch company has joined at the member level. Pic: Getty Images/nadisja
The Dutch company has joined at the member level. Pic: Getty Images/nadisja

Related tags: Frieslandcampina, Prebiotics

The Global Prebiotic Association (GPA), the international trade association representing prebiotic manufacturers, brands and allied partners, has announced that FrieslandCampina Ingredients has joined the organization at the Member level.

FrieslandCampina Ingredients has a digestive health portfolio including dairy-derived galactooligosaccharide (GOS) and the company's Human Milk Oligosaccharide (HMO) 2'FL.

"FrieslandCampina Ingredients is known for leading the way in prebiotics with their well-researched GOS as well as 2'FL,"​ said GPA executive director Len Monheit.

"Having them join GPA continues to expand our global presence, adds a well substantiated ingredient set, and allows our workplan to evolve into life stage nutrition."

Neus Bonavida, market segment manager at FrieslandCampina Ingredients, said, "Our digestive health portfolio leverages our experience in infant nutrition, especially HMP, to now offer GOS and 2'FL another oligosaccharide.

"Global consumer interest in digestive health is growing rapidly and we are excited to work with GPA to steward this exciting category."

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