Food & beverage

Redefine your food or beverage R&D and QC labs with Labman - crafting tailored automation solutions for unparalleled precision and compliance with industry standards.
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Key services

Transform your food & beverage lab processes with Labman’s advanced technological solutions.
Precision formulation solutionsLabman excels in providing precision formulation solutions for the food and beverage industry, employing advanced technologies like gravimetric dispensing systems and precision liquid handling. Our formulation processes include intricate standardization and titration techniques, ensuring precise ingredient dosing and mixing for the development of high-quality formulations that adhere to stringent standards.
Comprehensive characterization techniquesLabman offers comprehensive characterization techniques for food and beverage products, integrating advanced analytical instruments such as high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), mass spectrometry, and more. Our sensory analysis involves rigorous profiling, while our analytical testing expertise encompasses standard methods for moisture content, pH, and other critical parameters, allowing for an in-depth understanding and optimization of product characteristics.
Stability testingWe're experts in stability testing, helping our clients to utilise accelerated aging studies and controlled environmental conditions with our technologies. Our stability testing projects often involve advanced analytical techniques, including gas chromatography (GC) and liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS), to identify potential degradation factors. These meticulous approaches allow for formulation adjustments and ensure the reliability and extended shelf-life of food and beverage products.
Recipe developmentLabman's custom projects are perfect for recipe development, often incorporating advanced instrumentation into an automated workflow, and funnelling the resultant data seamlessly into wider advanced statistical models for data scientists. We collaborate closely with clients to ensure that their exacting standards and workflows are accomodated, employing standard tests for nutritional analysis, sensory evaluation, and quality assurance. This ensures that the final product not only aligns with taste profiles but also meets nutritional requirements and regulatory standards.
Rheometry, viscometry, FTIR? We can integrate almost any instrument.Labman provides integrated access to advanced analytical instruments for detailed product analysis in the food and beverage industry. Our instrumentation can include instruments such as fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy (FTIR) for molecular characterization, viscometers and rheometers for texture analysis. These state-of-the-art tools aid in precise characterization and quality control, allowing for a comprehensive understanding of product properties.

Help your lab stand out from the crowd

With a focus on stability testing, advanced analytical instruments, and automated processes, we ensure that your products not only meet but exceed the highest standards for quality, consistency, and technical precision. Whether you are developing new recipes or optimizing existing formulations, Labman's expertise and customized solutions empower you to create products that delight consumers and stand out in the market.
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Technologies that fit your workflow

Whether you're looking to automate a small process in your wider food or beverages lab workflow, or your entire laboratory, we specialise in developing products and custom projects that fit your exact needs. We believe in elevating your science, ensuring the technology aligns with your current workflow instead of forcing you to conform or compromise.
  • Robust and collaborative design and testing processes to ensure the technology meets your specifications.
  • We're engineers at heart, meaning you can expect engineering excellence as standard. Our robust procedures and tried-and-tested standard components ensure reliable operations.
  • Data is never siloed with Labman - all of our technology can be integrated with your LIMS or LIS setup.
  • Worldwide, comprehensive support packages for peace-of-mind.
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The perfect partnership - your science, our engineering

Our mission is to enhance scientific pursuits with cutting-edge technology. Cultivating relationships with clients, some spanning over 25 years, emphasizes transparency and trust. Our dedicated team goes beyond transactions, actively engaging with clients for a profound understanding of project intricacies. This personalized approach distinguishes us and forms the foundation for consistently delivering technology that delights and inspires.
  • Hands-on team that will be your points-of-contact throughout the entire process of working with Labman.
  • Mechanical, electrical, electronics and software are all in-house at Labman, so you can always be kept up-to-date with where every component is in the project.
  • We keep an open door, so if you want to see your Labman technology at any stage in its development, you're always welcome to vist or to video call for updates.
“As well as the extremely high quality of their work, the team at Labman are exceptional. They are responsive, reliable and have a very collaborative attitude. They will often come up with intelligent and innovative solutions to problems and are always open to discuss any ideas for improvements.”
— Antony CurlyLaboratory Validation Manager
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