If you’re going to take time out of your busy schedule to learn about working better with flavor, it better be worth it. Thousands of food industry professionals have attended our Flavor 101® & Flavor 201 courses and they agree: Flavor University helps you work smarter with flavor. Highly rated and non-commercial, courses cover the science behind flavor, the labeling landscape, to using flavor in your specific application.
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Let’s get you started on working with flavor.Learn More
Get a higher level understanding of flavoring your beverage product.Learn More
The knowledge you need to flavor grain-based applications.Learn More
Flavor 101 comes to a town near you!Learn More
The most common flavor challenges and the tools to conquer them.Learn More
Explore the science of flavoring confections and desserts in-depth.Learn More
Get a better understanding of using flavor in prepared foods.Learn More
Explore research, methods, and solutions for modifying consumer taste perceptions.Learn More
Learn how flavors can enhance pet food, treats, supplements and healthcare products.Learn More
In this Special Session, we will go over how to get the most from your suppliers!Learn More
Flavor Innovation Across All Beverage Categories: June 3 from 11AM-12PM CST: Inspire your own innovation from what’s happening in the beverage category! From sparkling water, ready-to-drink teas and coffees to all things alcohol – innovation is critical to success. In this webinar, our experts will share beverage flavor trends within three categories: inviting, yet familiar, inspiring combinations and intriguing cutting-edge. Our goal: to jumpstart your imagination and creativity when you begin crafting your next amazing product. If you would like to attend this webinar, please reach out to Sarah Hyken at Shyken@fona.com for the link.
Communicating Your Flavor Needs: June 30 from 11AM-11:45AM CST: Getting to the ideal flavor for your project quickly depends on the quality of the flavor submissions you receive, which in turn depends on the quality of the brief you supplied to your flavor partner. This webinar will review the importance and value of key components of a well-written brief, such as target market, profile, processing, regulatory requirements, ingredient restrictions, and cost parameters. If you would like to attend this webinar, please reach out to Sarah Hyken at Shyken@fona.com for the link.
FONA Center, Geneva, IL – September 23 & 24
FONA Center, Geneva, IL – November 3 & 4
Dallas, TX – Wednesday, December 10
FONA Center, Geneva, IL – TBA
FONA Center, Geneva, IL – TBA
FONA Center, Geneva, IL – September 16 & 17
FONA Center, Geneva, IL – Wednesday, September 30
Please note at this time FONA does not accept applications to attend Flavor University classes from employees who work solely with e-cigarette/e-juice products. Knowing that the flavors we sell are not approved for use in these products, we do not feel it’s appropriate to educate you on their use without creating a possible conflict of interest.