AINS WHERE WE ARE Reus  Catalonia (Spain)
WHERE WE ARE
WHO WE ARE The aim of AINS is to improve the competitiveness of its companies through shared strategies that generate flow...
WHO WE ARE - COMPANIES Company City Activity description website SME? Andrés Pintaluba, SA  Reus  Manufacture, commerciali...
WHO WE ARE - COMPANIES Company City Activity description website SME? Costa Concentrados Levantinos SA  Alcàsser (Valencia...
WHO WE ARE – VALUE CHAIN
<ul><li>Campus of International Excellence for Southern Catalonia (CEICS)  </li></ul><ul><li>European Technology Platform ...
WHAT WE DO Strategic Lines <ul><li>Innovation in methodologies and biomarkers to substantiate nutritional / health claims....
WHAT WE DO Main current projects / activities <ul><li>Innovation in methodologies and biomarkers to substantiate nutrition...
More info: www.ains.ctns.cat Ignasi Papell Cluster Manager Tel. +34 977 300 431 [email_address]
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AINS. Asociación Empresarial Innovadora de Nutrición y Salud. Junio 2011

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La Asociación empresarial Innovadora de Nutrición y Salud (AINS) nace en marzo de 2008 con la misión de promover y contribuir a la competitividad y a la innovación del sector agroalimentario español (y en concreto en el ámbito de los alimentos funcionales), e incrementar la competitividad de sus socios a través de estrategias compartidas que generen flujos de conocimiento y proyectos de innovación colaborativos.

Para ello, se han definido seis líneas estratégicas de actuación:

- Innovación en metodologías y biomarcadores para la sustanciación científica de declaraciones nutricionales / de salud.
- Innovación en información y seguridad alimentaria.
- Innovación en procesos y tecnologías industriales
- Innovación en ingredientes, aditivos y alimentos saludables
- Vigilancia legal, comercial y tecnológica internacional
- Formación especializada
La integran una veintena de empresas y entidades del sector alimentario.

La asociación no tiene ánimo de lucro, y asume la condición de Agrupación Empresarial Innovadora (AEI) reconocida con el número REAEI-00141 en el Registro Especial de AEIs del MITYC.

El proyecto de Asociación empresarial Innovadora de Nutrición y Salud (AINS) ha sido apoyado por el Ministerio de Industria, Turismo y Comercio y cofinanciado por FEDER (UE), dentro del programa de apoyo a las AEI para contribuir a la mejora de la competitividad de la industria española.

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AINS. Asociación Empresarial Innovadora de Nutrición y Salud. Junio 2011

  1. 2. AINS WHERE WE ARE Reus Catalonia (Spain)
  2. 3. WHERE WE ARE
  3. 4. WHO WE ARE The aim of AINS is to improve the competitiveness of its companies through shared strategies that generate flows of knowledge and collaborative innovation projects 16 food companies (9 SME, 7 large companies) 785 million € turnover - 2.000 employees 26% mean export rate (5 - 85%) - 19 million € in R&D activities + CTNS - Technological Centre of Nutrition and Health + CENTA – Centre for New Food Technologies and Processes + URV - University Rovira i Virgili + Tecnoparc – Technology Park
  4. 5. WHO WE ARE - COMPANIES Company City Activity description website SME? Andrés Pintaluba, SA Reus Manufacture, commercialization and distribution of chemicals and additives for the feed industry www.pintaluba.com NO Preparation, distribution, export and import of veterinary drugs. Biocentury SLU Quart (Girona) Production and distribution of dietary and weight control products. www.bicentury.com NO Big Drum SA Reus Ice cream industry supplier (Cones, Sleeves, Lids, Cups, Push-up, Tubes & Cans, Gumballs, Paper) . www.bigdrum.com YES BioIbérica SA Barcelona Production of ingredients for food, pharma and vet industries. Production of functional foods and nutraceuticals. www.bioiberica.com NO Borges SAU Reus Sale and purchase, preparation, processing and marketing of dried nuts. www.borges.es NO Brudy Technology SL Barcelona R&D services: research projects to create new products, specialized in the field of polyunsaturated fatty acids. www.brudy.net YES Camara Arrossera del Montsià SCCL Amposta Processing, packaging, storage and marketing of rice. www.lacamara.es YES Comercial Agroalimentaria SL Reus Production and sale of almond cream www.joanescoda.com YES
  5. 6. WHO WE ARE - COMPANIES Company City Activity description website SME? Costa Concentrados Levantinos SA Alcàsser (Valencia) Study and formulation of master chemical formulas for industrial applications in the food sector. www.costa.es YES Industrial Técnica Pecuaria SA Barcelona Manufacture and marketing of feed additives. www.itpsa.com YES Industrias Rodríguez SA Reus Manufacture and distribution of sweets, biscuits and nougat. www.virginias.es NO Laboratorios Vidal SL Tarragona Specialized laboratory services in food analysis and technical consultancy studies. www.laboratoriosvidal.com YES Laboratorios Ordesa SL Sant Boi de Llobregat Production of hydrolyzed grain, liquid milk, cereal foods with bifidus effect and supplemented infant formulas www.ordesa.es NO Shirota Functional Foods SL Reus Research and development on new functional foods, bioinformatics, ... www.shirotafoods.com YES Unió Corporació Alimentària SCCL Reus Wholesale food (nuts, olive oil, wine) www.unio.coop YES Vidreres Llet SL Vidreres (Girona) Production and distribution of dairy products www.lletato.cat NO
  6. 7. WHO WE ARE – VALUE CHAIN
  7. 8. <ul><li>Campus of International Excellence for Southern Catalonia (CEICS) </li></ul><ul><li>European Technology Platform Food for Life . </li></ul><ul><li>European Technology Platform for Global Animal Health . </li></ul><ul><li>Federación Española de Industrias de la Alimentación y Bebidas (FIAB) </li></ul><ul><li>Catalan Technology Association ( ACTec ) and TECNIO </li></ul><ul><li>European Project BIOCLAIMS ( BIOmarkers of Robustness of Metabolic Homeostasis for Nutrigenomics-derived Health CLAIMS Made on Food) and NutriGenomics Organisation (NuGO) </li></ul><ul><li>Spanish competitive-funded projects PROFIT, CENIT, Fondos Tecnológicos, CIDEM </li></ul><ul><li>Agrofood Connect-EU Group </li></ul>WHO WE ARE – WHAT WE DO
  8. 9. WHAT WE DO Strategic Lines <ul><li>Innovation in methodologies and biomarkers to substantiate nutritional / health claims. </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation in information and food safety. </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation in industrial technologies and processes </li></ul><ul><li>Innovation in ingredients, additives and functional foods </li></ul><ul><li>Technology, legal and trade watch </li></ul><ul><li>Specialized training </li></ul>Strategic Plan 2010 - 13
  9. 10. WHAT WE DO Main current projects / activities <ul><li>Innovation in methodologies and biomarkers to substantiate nutritional / health claims. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Creation of a database of interesting bioactive compounds for the food industry, linked with patents, EFSA’s opinions,…  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovation in information and food safety. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation in the “UCC+i en Nutrición y Salud” (scientific culture unit funded by FECYT aimed to provide reliable information about functional foods to consumers) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovation in industrial technologies and processes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovation in ingredients, additives and functional foods </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>BYFUNC project - Feasibility study to obtain bioactive ingredients from byproducts, deisgn better extraction processes and incorporate it into food matrices  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Technology, legal and trade watch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Technology Mission to Food Valley cluster (The Netherlands)  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Specialized training </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training courses in Biostatistics, Design of healthy foods, and Viability of RDI projects  </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Other initiatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participation in the Agrofood Connect-EU Group, aimed at promoting Catalan (both business- and academic-) participation in EU FP7 </li></ul></ul>
  10. 11. More info: www.ains.ctns.cat Ignasi Papell Cluster Manager Tel. +34 977 300 431 [email_address]
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