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Ascension Day / Auffahrt

UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG wishes all our valued customers a beautiful
Ascension Day weekend. Our office and production will be closed from
Thursday, May 25th until Sunday May 28th.


UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG wünscht allen unseren geschätzten Kunden ein
schönes Auffahrtswochenende. Unser Büro und die Produktion bleibt vom
Donnerstag, dem 25. Mai bis am Sonntag, dem 28. Mai geschlossen.

Sugar Beet Fibre (Rübenfaser)

A new sugar beet fibre is launched by UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG. The sugar beet fibre is produced in the site Eschenz in Switzerland from 100% natural sugar beet pulp (Zuckerrübensirup) after the sugar extraction.

The sugar beet fibre from UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG provides a high water holding capacity in the ratio 7 g to 12 g water per 1 g fibre depending on the quality.

The sugar beet fibre fulfils all current legislations and is gluten free and according clean label policy.

Sugar beet fibre is typically used as functional fibre in bakery, meat and other food applications.

09. January 2017

Neu Schweizer Apfelfaser / New Swiss Apple Fibre / La Nouvelle Fibre de Pommes Suisse

Die Apfelfaser VIDOFIBRE AF von UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG wird zu 100% aus Schweizer Äpfeln in einem besonders schonenden thermischen Verfahren im schweizerischen Eschenz hergestellt. Das Produkt erfüllt die neue „Swissness“-Gesetzgebung, welche am 1. Januar 2017 in Kraft tritt.

Die Apfelfaser VIDOFIBRE AF eignet sich besonders als Zutat für frische Backwaren. Die Schweizer Apfelfaser weist ein optimales Spektrum an löslichen und unlöslichen Ballaststoffen auf. Der Gesamtfasergehalt liegt bei circa 60%. VIDOFIBRE AF ist glutenfrei und enthält einen hohen Anteil an Mineralien.


The apple fibre of UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG is a natural product based on Swiss apples. VIDOFIBRE AF is produced by a gentle thermal process in  Eschenz, Switzerland. The product fulfills the new “Swissness” Regulations effective January 1st, 2017.

VIDOFIBRE AF is especially suitable for baking products and provides freshness and excellent process properties with an increased yield. The Swiss Apple Fibre consists of an optimal profile of soluble and insoluble fibres. VIDOFIBRE AF is gluten-free and has a high content of minerals.

La fibre aux pommes VIDOFIBRE AF d’UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG est un produit naturel fabriqué aux pommes Suisse par un procédé avec ménagement thermique dans notre unité de production à Eschenz en Suisse.
Le produit accomplit la nouvelle législation “Swissness” quelle entre en vigueur le premier janvier 2017.

La fibre aux pommes VIDOFIBRE AF se qualifie spécidement pour les produits de boulangerie frais. La fibre aux pommes présente un spectre optimal de fibres alimentaires soluble et insoluble. La teneur en fibre entière est d’environ 60%. VIDOFIBRE AF est sans gluten et contient une part élevée minéraux.

Nuce and Food-Ing Bologna, Italy

The exhibition offered a great platform for presenting trends in the Food Industry and Markets. Especially trends of the consumers and customers living in the south of Europe are of high interest. The presence of so many visitors interested in nutraceuticals like organic products and fibres confirmed the global trend to more natural food and ingredients. The offering of UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG of Guar fibres and Organic Galactomannans produced by only physical processing was highly appreciated by visitors.

UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG was presented by GTC, our partner for distribution of UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG products.

Takeover of UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG by Swiss Entrepreneur


Founded in 1936, this Swiss family business dedicated itself to food production from the start. Engaged in a continual development and expansion process, they developed into a competent partner for the global food industry. Today, the name UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG stands worldwide for high-quality products and services.

As a part of the succession plan, the Schauwecker family found a new innovative owner to further develop the traditional company and lead it successfully into the future.

The new board of directors intends to modernize the production site and increase capacity. UNIPEKTIN Ingredients AG looks actively in the extension of its product portfolio and services in order to meet the requirements of a growing market with Swiss quality products.