buckwheat product

Give Consumers What They Want and Need With Buckwheat

As an alternative ingredient packed with protein and full of essential amino acids, buckwheat provides consumer packaged goods, food service and bakeries a plant-based, healthy ingredient that meets consumer market demands for healthier foods. As a healthy plant protein and fiber source, the versatility and nutritional value combine to make buckwheat an alternative ingredient that […]

crisp products

Firebird Artisan Mills Launches New Crisp Ingredient Line Designed for Healthy Snacks

Leawood, KS — Firebird Artisan Mills, a leader in gluten-free ingredients, has launched an innovative new crisp product line targeted at improving the nutritional value and product performance of a wide variety of snacks, bars and baked goods.  The first Firebird Artisan Crisp is the Suntava Purple Corn™ 50% Protein Crisp now available from the […]

Join us at Expo West at our exhibit #247 and our networking event Friday night!

Event Dates: March 7–9, 2019 Booth #: 247 We’re hosting a networking event during the Expo and you’re invited. Networking Event Date:Friday, March 8th, 6-8 p.m. Location:Morton’s The Steakhouse – Anaheim1895 S. Harbor Blvd.Anaheim, CA 92802

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Strengthening a Supply Chain in the Face of Tariffs

Sourcing a variety of materials into the United States has become more difficult over the past few months given current trade disputes created over the several months. For example, historically Firebird Artisan Mills sourced organic buckwheat grown in China due to a favorable price and reliable supply. However, a 10% tariff imposed in autumn of […]

ancient grains

Looking Ahead to Ancient Grains

In the past year, more than 250 new foods launched with an ancient grain ingredient. How and why are product manufacturers exploring this growing consumer interest in ancient grains? Firebird’s Vice President of Sales, Mike Hallman, weighs in on consumer trends and the value ancient grains bring manufacturers’ expanding product line. What Are Ancient Grains? […]