Whether enjoyed in a moment of peace before heading to work or to provide a late-afternoon energy boost, cereal can find its way into our lives at any time, anywhere.
Balchem creates plant and dairy-based ready-to-eat cereal and cereal ingredients, as well as snacks, and toddler puffs for specialty branded and private label companies. We’re a contract manufacturer, leveraging our versatile capabilities to help you create differentiating and delicious cereal, snacks, and toddler puffs. Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified, ancient grain-based, allergen-free—we can help you develop the cereal, snacks, and toddler puffs that fill your customers’ needs.
How We Serve the Cereal Market
There are many challenges that must be overcome when creating a cereal or snack product with the right texture and taste. We’ve poured endless time and research into finding cereal and snack solutions that not only overcome these challenges and deliver the highest level of quality on the market.
Check out our Solutions Guide to see what we have to offer!
Our Cereal Technologies
Achieving this level of quality is made possible with a high standard of communication and innovation. Our team is focused on addressing each customer’s needs and formulating a product that goes above and beyond your expectations.
Our Cereal & Snack Capabilities
Our extruded product and cereal capabilities include:
- Bases: Corn cones/meal/flour, brown and white rice whole grain/flour, quinoa whole grain/flour, sorghum whole grain/flour, wheat berries/cut/flour, oats whole grain/flour, barley whole grain/flour, and ancient grains whole/flour
- Flavors: Apple, cinnamon, cocoa, kale, spinach, banana, strawberry, purple carrot, blueberry, mango, açai, broccoli, and more
- Shapes: Rings, puffs, crisps, scoops, cylinders, straws, whole grain flakes, formed flakes, and other customized shapes
- Texture: Airy, light, crisp, and crunchy
- Product Claims: Organic, gluten-free, kosher, whole grain, high fiber, high protein, all-natural and more