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Bar Solutions

Whether you want to make the next bar blockbuster or a product with better texture, flavour and nutrition, we can help.

One of the most challenging aspects of creating a delicious yet healthy snack is that of sensory. Sensory relates to overall balance of taste, texture and flavour over time. Traditional snack bars with additional protein often under deliver for the modern consumer. It is important to incorporate specially designed solutions that achieve superior results. At Glanbia Nutritionals we can deliver nutritional solutions to your toughest challenges…..

bar formulation

From ideation to scale up, Glanbia Nutritionals knows the complexity of protein bar development and has the experience, tools and portfolio to help get you product to market more quickly.

How We Can Help

how we can help

Bar Formulation Experts:

Glanbia Nutritionals are bar formulation experts and can help innovative brands create their own recipes with our wide portfolio of ingredients.

Bar Consistent Quality:

We deliver consistent quality across global markets.

Innovation & Support:

We deliver great innovation and support.

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Bar Solutions

At Glanbia Nutritionals, we'll differentiate your bar.


We'll meet your specific nutritional requirements with an optimal set of ingredients including those from our broad portfolio of proteins, seeds, grains, bioactives.


We'll meet your specific requirements for colour, texture, layers, coatings, shelf life over time, and more.


Our broad range of ingredient solutions from protein solutions to plant-based ingredients and premixes, deliver nutrition and ideal texture, leading to a healthier, better tasting and more enjoyable eating experience for the consumer.

Whipped Texture Protein Bars

Whipped Texture Protein Bars


  • 26% protein or 13g per 50g bar
  • BevFlax XtraSmooth : Providing ALA Omega 3 and a smooth/soft taste
  • BarPro 287: Is specially designed for use in fluffy/aerated protein bars


  • High Protein
  • Indulgent
  • Lighter, aerated foods feel healthier to consumers
High Protein Confectionery Bar

High Protein Confectionery Bar


  • 20g of protein per 60g bar
  • Demonstrates delivery of high protein in confectionery style bar


  • High in protein
  • Indulgent
  • Confectionery style texture
Plant-Based Bar

Plant-Based Bar


  • 21g protein per 75g bar
  • High in protein
  • Demonstrates the use of plant proteins (Pea) in a bar system while delivering good flavour and texture
  • High in fibre


  • Suitable for Vegan/Vegetarian
  • Plant based power
  • Clean taste
High Protein Caramel Crisp Bar

High Protein Caramel Crisp Bar


  • 20g of high protein per 72g bar
  • Low sugar
  • 11g of fiber
  • Clean flavored, crunchy texture


  • High protein
  • Healthier indulgence
  • Gluten free

"We fundamentally see Glanbia as huge R&D partners helping us create differentiation in the marketplace. Glanbia helps us think differently about some of the R&D we are doing."

Protein Bar Brand

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