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Prepare for the Upcoming Dry Months With Mango Butter

The seeds of stone fruits are often used for their power to produce oils and butters. One such drupe is the Mango: the national fruit of India and national tree of Bangladesh! This colorful fruit is praised for its flavor and scent, and the seed within yields a butter of exceptional quality. Jedwards International is…

NEW: Kukui Nut Oil – Virgin Organic

We’re excited to announce the arrival of a new product, now offering Virgin Organic Kukui Nut oil! The kukui nut, or candlenut, is a drupe from the flowering tree Aleurites moluccanus. It’s natively found in abundance among Polynesia, Hawaii, South Asia, and China. The kukui is said to be a symbol of peace, protection, and…

NEW: Guar Gum Powder

Our latest product addition, a widespread ingredient in food and beverage manufacturing, is the versatile raw material, Guar Gum Powder!  Many of our readers probably already recognize the name simply from reading ingredient labels on various storebought foods but may not know exactly what this well-loved product is.  Guar Gum Powder is a fine white…

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Celebrating Organics in September

September is National Organic Month, a month dedicated to spreading awareness surrounding organic foods, farming, and production! The organic movement began in the early 1900s as a direct response to the modernization and growth of industrial agriculture, primarily toward synthetic nitrogen fertilizers and use of pesticides. By the 1970s, the organic movement became a global…

NEW Product: Propylene Glycol – USP

Our latest addition to our product portfolio is an essential ingredient for several formulations: Propylene Glycol – USP! As an odorless, colorless, and tasteless liquid, Propylene Glycol – USP is a synthetic fluid largely used across a variety of industries. With an abundance of versatile properties, propylene glycol performs as a solvent to dissolve substances. …

NEW: High Lignan Virgin Organic Flax Seed Oil

Our latest addition of flax oil is comprised of cold-pressed flax seed oil and partially defatted flax seed powder, carrying a yellow hue with a mild yet characteristic nutty aroma and flavor profile. This organic certified flax seed oil is especially high in lignans, a plant-based polyphenol sought after for specific diets and nutritional supplements….

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NEW: Australian Sandalwood Oil

The Australian sandalwood (Santalum spicatum) is a tree native to the semi-arid areas in Western and Southern Australia. The Aboriginal Australians have used this aromatic tree for food, medicine, and smoking ceremonies for thousands of years. The wood of the tree is especially important in our industry for the production of our latest essential steam-distilled…

NEW: Tung Oil

On the hunt for an oil to apply a strong, lasting finish to your latest creation? You’re in luck because we’ve added Tung Oil to our product catalog! This fast-drying liquid is a highly preferred oil for sealing raw materials to protect from potentially harmful elements. Tung oil has been used for thousands of years…

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New Product: Conventional Extra Virgin Avocado Oil

We’ve been a long-time importer and distributor of raw Extra Virgin Avocado Oil, up until just recently offer as Organic Certified. If you are looking for a more favorable price point and do not require organic certification, you’re in luck with our latest addition of a conventional option!   Avocados are a much-loved fruit packed…

Highlights from the 2023 Annual HSCG Conference

The Annual HSCG Conference was a wonderful experience and great success last week, held in Kansas City, MO, with this year being our first time exhibiting since before COVID, and boy, are we glad to be back!  With 258 attendees this year, we were honored to meet both new and existing customers and further strengthen…

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NEW: Refined Macadamia Nut Oil

Looking to capture the benefits of our Virgin Macadamia Nut Oil without a strong characteristic flavor and aroma?  Look no further than our latest addition, Refined Macadamia Nut Oil! Expeller pressed from the fruit of the Macadamia tree, this refined oil is a light yellow liquid with a mild characteristic nutty aroma. The macadamia nut,…