SUMMERLAND, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Crush Dynamics Inc. (“CDI” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a patent for the Company’s U.S. Patent Application No.: 16/882,317, System, Method, Process and Nutrient-Rich Product Derived from Wine Derivatives.
“Building strong intellectual property here in Canada is key to the future of both agrifood tech and our country’s plant-based food, feed and ingredient sector,” CEO of Protein Industries Canada Bill Greuel said. “We are pleased to see Crush Dynamics achieving another critical milestone with respect to developing unique ingredients. With this newest development, they’re helping enable the future of food through innovative, sustainable food and ingredient options.”
CDI’s uniquely developed approach enables bio transformation of wine making derivatives into uniquely capable food ingredients.
“Grape production is one of the world’s largest fruit crops,” said co-inventor Gray Strachan, Head Scientist, Crush Dynamics. “This new process is a significant advance for the wine industry. Utilization of our intellectual property can enable the wine industry to approach ‘Zero Waste’ operation. In addition, the resulting polyphenol rich ingredients have tremendous potential in a wide variety of food formulations.”
The Company’s proprietary food ingredients enable its customers to launch new food products with superior taste and texture more cost-effectively while delivering on consumer demand for increased sustainability and nutrition.
“There are over 15 million metric tonnes of crushed grapes created annually around the world,” says Kirk Moir, CEO of Crush Dynamics. “Our now patented bio-mechanical approach transforms this material into high performance food ingredients enabling our food producer customers to address some of the most critical challenges facing the global food chain. The flavour and health benefits are truly game-changing.”
About Crush Dynamics Inc.
Crush Dynamics is an innovative agritech corporation in British Columbia, Canada. By partnering with wineries and investing in research and development, Crush Dynamics is producing high-performance food ingredients to meet the growing global demand for food that is better for people and the planet.