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lueprints for Health® is our quick-to-market product development and formulation service designed to streamline the entire product launch process from concept to shelf.

As your collaborative partner, Blueprints for Health® integrates raw material sourcing, product development and manufacturing, plus regulatory and marketing support to develop shelf-ready, condition-specific formulas in less time—and with less hiccups—than going it alone. In addition, an RFI project manager will be with you from start to finish.

Blueprints for Health® services include
    • Turnkey, condition-specific blends
    • Custom formulations
    • Market trends and insight
    • Sustainable ingredient sourcing
    • Raw materials, applications and delivery methods
    • Marketing and regulatory support
    • Claims substantiation
    • Nutritional or supplement facts panel creation
    • A dedicated project manager, from concept to market

 

RFI Offers
    • An experienced formulation and applications team
    • Sustainable farming relationships
    • Access to nearly every ingredient
    • The ability to manufacture a diverse range of products
    • An in-house microbiological laboratory
    • On-staff regulatory and claims experts

 

With more than 25 years’ experience creating natural products solutions, you can rely on us to help you create best-in-class finished products that stand out, even in the most crowded or competitive categories.

Innovate Categories and Launch New Products Quickly

While we keep a finger on the pulse of current market and consumer trends, you (our client-partner) truly guides product development at RFI. We will work with you to design products that match your customer’s needs, wants and values. As result—and along with our native product offering—most of our products are truly aligned with major consumer trends, including:

   Clean label
   Whole-food ingredients
   Functional foods
   Organic and non-GMO
   Low-sugar
   Gluten-free
   Fermented
   Vegan/vegetarian
   Plant-based proteins and nutritional oils

 

At RFI, we are proud to be industry leaders in the development of innovative, trend-setting, shelf-ready products.
 
Natural Raw Material Sourcing and Cultivation
    • Extensive network of global partners
    • New ingredient development

 

Complete Product Development for Food, Beverage and Dietary Supplements
    • In-house applications laboratory
    • Analytical testing lab
    • Flavor and sensory development
    • Custom formulations and prototypes
    • Product stability and shelf-life testing
    • Collaborative science and clinical development
Regulatory and Marketing Support
    • Customs expertise
    • Labeling and regulatory compliance
    • Structure/function claims and substantiation
    • Label copy and marketing copy

 

Manufacturing Capabilities
    • On-shelf final packaging

Q3 Program (our in-house quality control and assurance)

Have an idea for a custom formula? We can help you bring it to market!

Our in-house applications lab will help you formulate and produce custom blends with ease. The sky is the limit!

We can accommodate liquid or dry materials in a variety of delivery systems and carriers. Work with us to create a base or design your own complete turnkey formulation. In addition, we can add nutritional ingredients and natural colors, as well as the perfect flavor system and any other desired elements—such as vitamins, minerals or fiber—for a complete formula that you can bring to market in less time.

Prototype formulations
    • Energy drinks
    • Teas & juices
    • Fortified waters
    • Yogurt-based products & smoothies
    • Shooters
    • Dairy products
    • Savory bases/sauces
    • Children’s products
    • Chews and Gummies
    • Effervescents
    • Nutritional bars
    • Capsules & tablets
    • Condition-specific formulas such as weight loss and cognitive health