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Please join us May 9-10 for complete introduction to Low-Calorie Sweeteners, including unique hands-on training with Dr. John Fry and Melanie Goulson at Merlin Development.

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Creative Food Product Development

Since 1989

New Ingredient Properties & Applications

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Since 1989 Merlin Development has provided high quality food product development and research services to the food industry.


Seven of the Ten largest food companies in the U.S. choose Merlin.


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Merlin brings an effective blend of science and creativity to your product development project.

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Merlin provides exceptional food and beverage development expertise from prototype to production.

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Merlin has an in-depth experience base across many product categories and real-world knowledge of commercial processes and operations.

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