SWT Stevia opens applications center in Chicago, USA

SWT Stevia announced the opening of its new state-of-the-art applications center in Lisle, Illinois. The new facility will have the capability to create all manner of beverage, bakery and snack products to help customers develop outstanding natural sugar-free and reduced sugar products.

“Our goal was to create a space that will be a destination for our clients to partner and co-develop products with natural and organic sweetness profiles to meet consumer expectations,” said vice president of sales, Mark Robertson.

SWT Stevia is a vertically integrated stevia extract producer farming its own stevia plants in North and South Carolina, as well as in Mexico.  with nearly two decades in the market and extensive experience in sugar substitution formulation in South America, Asia and Europe. SWT’s unique extraction and purification process is100% water based and does not utilize any alcohol, solvents nor enzymatic modifications. This clean process is fundamental in how SWT’s products achieve a natural sweet taste.