+206-522-5432

Comprehensive sensory panel services.

We offer independent sensory evaluation and sensory analysis services for food processors and manufactures. Our team of expert consultants and scientists work with clients to ensure our sensory services are comprehensive and meet requirements for ensuring products are evaluated to client and consumer standards.

We provide independent trained & untrained panels.

Independent sensory evaluation provides valuable information to food marketers and product developers, as well as quality assurance and research & development groups.  Sensory evaluation panels are helpful in determining changes in raw ingredients or packaging (for cost reduction / supplier changes), product acceptability, new product flavor, competitor product analysis, correlations to instrumental analysis, or product changes during storage. Maintaining an in-house trained sensory panel in a food manufacturing facility can be difficult because time and resources are limited and internal panelists may be biased.

Trained Sensory Panel Services

Trained Sensory Panel Services

Maintaining an in-house trained sensory panel in a food manufacturing facility can be difficult because time and resources are limited and internal panelists may be biased.

We provide trained sensory panels that evaluate:

  • Off-Flavor Identification

  • Flavor Attribute Identification and Quantitation

  • Flavor Profile Analysis

  • Quantitative Descriptive Analysis (QDA)

Untrained Sensory Panel Services

We provide food companies with untrained sensory panels to evaluate a variety of general consumer testing.

  • Consumer Panels

  • Triangle Tests

  • Duo-Trio Tests

  • Simple Difference Tests

  • Difference From Control

Additional Services

We offer support services and expert analysis for:

  • Product Acceptability

  • Shelf Life Determination

  • Product Contamination

  • Ingredient Comparisons

  • Competitor Product Comparisons

  • Product Changes During Storage or Transport

Let us know how we can help.

We provide independent sensory analyses using trained and/or untrained panels depending on your objectives.  Please contact us today to discuss solutions for your needs. Complete the contact form here. A representative will reach out to you within 48 hours.

 

IEH Laboratories & Consulting Group
15300 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park, WA 98155
Phone: (206) 522-5432
www.iehinc.com

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