Watson Introduces EZ-PressTM Line of Directly Compressible Sweeteners

WEST HAVEN, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Watson Inc. introduces a new product line under the EZ-Press trademark.
Watson’s EZ-Press™ line of directly compressible sweeteners is designed
for use in the dietary supplement industry for the production of high
quality chewable and smooth melt supplement tablets. The EZ-Press™ line
of sweeteners have been carefully formulated and produced under
controlled conditions to promote exceptional flow of product in the
hopper and uniform fill in the dies. The cohesive properties of
EZ-Press™ Sweeteners result in firm tablets and minimized friability.
Tablets manufactured with Watson’s EZ-Press™ line of sweeteners exhibit
good disintegration properties and uniform dosage.

Watson’s EZ-Press™ line of sweeteners includes individual directly
compressible sweeteners, customized combination blends of sweeteners,
drum-to-hopper Chewable Tablet Starter Bases, and smooth dissolve bases.
Watson’s line of individual sweeteners includes EZ-Press™ Dextrose DC,
EZ-Press™ Fructose DC, EZ-Press™ Mannitol DC, EZ-Press™ Sorbitol DC,
EZ-Press™ Sucrose DC, and EZ-Press™ Xylitol DC.

Watson’s in-house innovation and product development groups work with
customers to develop formulations to suit each customer’s unique process
and end product goals. The list of individual sweeteners provided on the
company web site here
is seen as an initial offering. Watson continues to invest in the
development of new additions to the EZ-Press™ Sweetener line to meet the
evolving needs of the industry.

The new sweetener line complements Watson’s extensive line of granulated
and agglomerated vitamins, minerals, and nutrients for the dietary
supplement industry. The new product line will allow Watson to offer a
broader line of products and high technology solutions to their existing
customer base.

More information and technical data on Watson’s EZ-PressTM
Sweeteners can be found on the newly expanded company website here.

About Watson:

Watson is one of the highest quality suppliers of products and services
geared towards enhancing human health and nutrition around the world. We
are a leader in developing quality products and innovative ingredient
systems for the food and supplement industries.

Together with our customers we strive to improve health and wellness
around the world. We are committed to innovation, sharing ideas with our
customers and helping our customers reach their goals. www.watson-inc.com.

Company info:

Watson Foods Co., Inc. DBA Watson Inc.

  • Corporate headquarters: 301 Heffernan Drive, West Haven CT 06516
  • CEO: James T. Watson
  • Website: www.watson-inc.com
  • Employees: 300


Watson Inc.
Moira Watson, 800-388-3481 or 203-932-3000
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