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Armor Proteines

19 bis rue de la Libération


Saint Brice en Coglès



Tel. +33 (0)2 99 18 52 52

Fax. +33 (0)2 99 97 79 91



Armor Proteines is a milk cracking specialist, based in one of the largest European milk pools in western France. A subsidiary of the SavenciaA Group, the company is known for its pioneering spirit and proximity to clients in the dairy ingredients field.

Armor Proteines uses innovative technologies in milk fractionation to provide a wide range of functional and nutritional ingredients (caseins, soluble proteins, whey derivatives, lactose and minerals) that help clients add value to product.

Its client support, project accompaniment, and industrial flexibility has encouraged many companies around the world to work with them.

In particular the company provides nutritional solutions in the reformulation of products for the infant, sport, senior, health, wellness and weight management markets including proteins, bioactive ingredients (especially a high grade lactoferrin), milk minerals, lactose and for. The infant nutrition range for powdered milk, infant and growth milks, helps companies design products with nutritional qualities for toddlers.

Special ingredients are used to develop fat-free, low-fat, high-protein and high nutritional value products for nutrition, dietetic and sport professionals as well as senior citizens: in osteoporosis prevention, reduction of salt and fat content, calcium and protein fortification.

For the nutrient deficient there are specific dairy ingredients available for protein fortification, enteral nutrition, and bone health preservation.







Functional ingredients:

  • Texturising specialities made from milk proteins.
  • Roller-dried powders for chocolate.

Nutritional ingredients:

  • Everyday foods: nutritional reformulation of products for the consumer market (increased calcium, lower fat, salt and carbohydrate, fewer additives…).
  • Special diets: ingredients for dietetics and infant nutrition, sport nutrition, weight management, clinical nutrition, health and wellness (WPC 80, Lactoferrin, Démineralised whey 90, Lactose, caseinates).

Strategic partnerships to develop nutritional concepts:

Armor Protéines has long experience in the development of health concepts within the framework of strategic partnerships.

The right dimensions and its own portfolio of active ingredients under development make Armor Protéines the partner of choice.

Whey derivatives

Lactose, delactosed whey, demineralised whey, WPC 80, permeates, Lactoferrin and more.


Articles On FoodIngredientsFirst
Food Ingredients News 02 November 2018

Whey and lactose analysis: Markets on growth track, protein trend remains key

02 Nov 2018 --- Whey and lactose ingredients will continue to outpace the general food and food ingredients market in terms of volume growth, and the whey and lactose industry will be able to keep up with the growing demand over the forecast period 2018-2022. This is according to Tage Affertsholt of Danish-based consultancy firm 3A Business Consulting. This assertion is supported by large investments in whey and lactose processing capacity and technology over the review period as well as increasing utilization rates of liquid whey as the raw material.

Food Ingredients News 27 October 2016

Whey & Lactose Markets Continue to Grow, Protein Trend a Strong Driver

27 Oct 2016 --- The new WHEY BOOK 2016 on whey and lactose products from 3A Business Consulting demonstrates, how whey and lactose ingredients continue to show higher volume growth rates than the general food and food ingredients market, despite the state of the global economy and the global dairy markets. 

Food Ingredients News 17 August 2012

Whey and Lactose Markets Continue Growth, Despite Volatility

17 Aug 2012 --- Whey powder, whey proteins and whey protein fractions represent a global market value of approx. USD 7.2 billion in 2011, more than 20% higher than in 2010 given higher prices, and are forecasted to approx. USD 8.5 billion in 2015, corresponding to a CAGR of 4% at constant prices.