COMET Wins the Givaudan Innovation Challenge at Future Food-Tech

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Comet Bio, manufacturer of Arrabina™ dietary fibers, was selected as the winner of the Givaudan Innovation Challenge at this year’s Future Food-Tech conference in San Francisco. Givaudan, the global leader in the creation of flavors, taste, functional and nutritional solutions, hosted the challenge with Future Food-Tech organizers to find a company to partner […]

Comet Bio Announces Investment in Sustainable Food Manufacturing Facility

LONDON, ON, Dec. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Comet Bio, a manufacturer of healthy and sustainable ingredients, announced today an investment with RE Energy to build a dedicated manufacturing facility in Denmark. RE Energy, a REE Holding company, will upgrade and expand its existing facility in Kalundborg to supply over 4 million kilograms of Comet Bio’s Arrabina prebiotic fiber per […]

Comet Bio Announces $22M Round of Equity Financing

LONDON, ON, July 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Comet Bio, manufacturer of healthy, sustainable, and award-winning ingredients, announced today the completion of the company’s Series C with an initial close of $22M. The round was led by Open Prairie, a multi-faceted private equity fund management firm with headquarters in Effingham, Illinois. Other investors include Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC), BDC Capital, and […]

Comet Bio Awarded by Frost & Sullivan for its Arrabina Prebiotic Fiber

Comet Bio’s use of upcycled crop leftovers to produce Arrabina ™ addresses consumer demand for sustainably sourced, clean label ingredients. SANTA CLARA, Calif. — November 10, 2020 — Based on its recent analysis of sustainable dietary fiber products for the North American food and beverage (F&B) industry, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Comet Biorefining, Inc. (Comet Bio) withhe […]

Comet Bio Wins “Start-Up of the Year” NutraIngredients Award for 2020

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ –Comet Bio, a manufacturer of healthy, sustainable, and award-winning ingredients, announced today it has been named the winner of this year’s NutraIngredients USA Start-Up of the Year award.  This award recognizes the company’s unique line of innovative ingredients and patented upcycling technology. “Our judges were very impressed by Comet Bio’s link […]

Comet Bio Announces Positive Clinical Trial Results for its Prebiotic Arrabina™

ArrabinaTM Arabinoxylan GI tolerance no different than placebo Schaumburg, Illinois – Comet Bio announced today the successful completion of its randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover clinical trial evaluating the gastrointestinal (GI) tolerability and prebiotic effects of its Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, Arrabina™. Results reveal that consumers can take up to 12 grams per day of ArrabinaTM with […]

Anheuser-Busch InBev Partners with Comet Bio

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Anheuser-Busch InBev Partners with Comet Bio Comet Bio selected to pilot nutrition from brewers’ grain SCHAUMBURG, ILLINOIS (February 26,2020) – Comet Bio, a manufacturer of award-winning healthy and sustainable ingredients, announced today it has been selected by Anheuser- Busch InBev (AB InBev), the world’s largest brewer, to join its 100+ Accelerator to pilot technology on […]

Comet Bio Achieves Self-Affirmed GRAS Status for its PREbiotic Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, Arrabina™

Comet Bio, a manufacturer of award-winning healthy and sustainable ingredients, announced today it achieved self-affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status for its PREbiotic dietary fiber Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, trademarked as ArrabinaTM. Comet Bio, with assistance from dicentra, a leading contract research organization (CRO) and consulting firm for food and supplement safety, compliance and […]

Comet Bio Launches Upcycled Arabinoxylan PREbiotic Dietary Fiber Ahead of SupplySide West

Schaumburg, Ill – Comet Bio, a manufacturer of award winning healthy and sustainable ingredients, announced today the launch of its Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract ahead of SupplySide West in Las Vegas. The plant-based, gluten-free PREbiotic dietary fiber promotes the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut and helps maintain healthy blood sugar levels at a […]

Comet Bio CEO to Speak at New Products Conference

Schaumburg, ILLINOIS – Rich Troyer, CEO of Comet Bio will speak at this year’s New Products Conference in Chicago on Monday, September 30 at 1:45 pm CST. The conference will highlight how companies in the food and beverage industry can re-think their business efforts, as well as showcase the latest industry trends. Troyer’s panel, “Upcycling Uncovered: […]