Wild arctic berries are tasty, abundant and natural superfoods. They contain significant amounts of various health-promoting compounds, including polyphenols. One of the most common types of polyphenols in wild arctic berries are anthocyanins, which act as antioxidants and are known for their beneficial effect to cardiovascular health, vision and prevention of diabetes, among other benefits.
Extrx is a Finnish company established in 2016 that is set to produce high quality anthocyanin extract, alongside with other nutraceutical products and functional foods from wild arctic berries. Besides extract, our product line will include juices, fresh purees rich in fiber, dried berry products with high nutritional values and various other products.
Our berry selection includes, but is not limited to, bilberries, crowberries and lingonberries. We have the expertise and passion to make top-class products from pure natural raw materials for both local and international markets. We want to be part of a global change that encourages people to maintain their health and well-being through the choices they make.
Extrx is specialized in B2B products for food&beverage, nutrition, pharmacy and cosmetic industries aiming to help customers to make high added value products from nature’s own superfood, arctic berries. The wild arctic berries are hand-picked and immediately frozen to avoid losing any single component of those super berries.
Our factory is situated next to lake Pirttijärvi in Sotkamo, in the beautiful Kainuu area, rich of wild arctic berries. The building has many decades history as a modern and innovative dairy, and now we have the priviledge of using it as a base for our modern and innovative berry processing plant.
We have started the IQF quality cleaning operations of wild arctic berries with a semi-automated processing line. In the end of year 2018 our product portfolio consists of juices & concentrates, bioactive jam and other special berry products. During 2019 extracts will be made from wild arctic berries
Berries grown in our region have been scientifically shown to contain more anthocyanin than anywhere else in the world.
We aim to minimize the ecological footprint of our products to preserve our shared nature.
All of our berries are handpicked and come from pure and untamed Nordic wilderness.
We will use cutting-edge technology at every step of the process to retain the quality of wild arctic berries as raw material.
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