American Key Food Products (AKFP) has provided the food industry with innovative, clean label ingredients since the 1990’s. We work in partnership with established manufacturers of flours, starches, and other derivatives in Europe, Asia, and South America that meet the standards of food safety, quality, consistency, and functionality demanded by the food industry today. AKFP has built a long track record with companies across different segments of the food industry, from hungry start-ups with game changing products to top-tier multinational corporations innovating on their product lines. We partner with all our customers to understand their product, formulation, and production needs, and our knowledgeable sales team is there every step of the way. Our customers depend on us for our reliability and personalized customer service that’s ready to tackle any problem that they might encounter.
Cassava Flour is derived from cassava roots and is gluten-free, grain-free, clean-label and non-GMO. AKFP now offers King Lion Premium Cassava Flour, our pioneering ingredient, King Lion Multi-Purpose Cassava Flour and King Lion Basic Cassava Flour at different price points. These options are designed to satisfy the various needs of food manufacturers from baking applications such as brownies, cookies, and cakes, to extruded products such as soft tortillas, tortilla chips, puffed snacks as well as pet food products. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
King Lion Premium Cassava Dough Blend
King Lion Premium Cassava Dough Blend is a proprietary blend of cassava-based product that is gluten-free and grain-free. This dough can create variations for multi-textured baked snacks ranging from crackers and breadsticks to cheese-based delicacies with incredible flavor and appealing texture. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
AKFP offers a variety of native starches including Potato, Tapioca, Organic Tapioca and Pea Starch. These gluten-free, clean label and non-GMO ingredients are used as thickeners and binding agents. AKFP is also proud to add Waxy Tapioca Starch to our product line which can enhance expansion and crispiness in snacks, improve mouthfeel in dairy products and provide emulsifying properties to dressings. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE
Waxy Native Tapioca Starch
AKFP now offers a Waxy Native Tapioca Starch that is clean-label, non-GMO, and gluten-free. This ingredient acts as an emulsifier for salad dressings and is a great thickener for those applications that undergo large temperature changes during processing. It can also enhance expansion and provide crispiness to extruded snacks as well as improve the mouthfeel of dairy products. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE