ACESUR is one of the most important worldwide olive oil producers. With more than 175 years of experience, it has presence in each step of olive oil production, from the tree to the table. Also it has a great experience on vegetable oil, sauces and vinegar producer. It top brands La Española and Coosur have presence in more than 100 countries around the world.
Competences & Capabilities
Main areas of specialisation and technological expertise are:
- Olive oil production and manufacture
- Vegetable oil and fat manufacture
- Sauce manufacture
- Healthy foods
- Vegetable-base waste treatment
ACESUR’s innovation philosophy is very close to the market, to offer new, healthier, sustainable and better oils and sauces according to the modern consumer demands and necessities, as well as raw materials for other food industries.
Partner in the following EIT Food projects
Consumers are increasingly demanding healthier products to fulfil their personalised nutrition needs and more natural foods (clean label) in which they can put their trust. Both are nowadays key and challenge drivers for the food industry.
PHENOILS. New technologies implementation in RIS regions’ olive oil mills for healthier olive oil extraction
This programme incorporates new physical technologies in the extraction of the virgin olive oil process in order to produce oils with a higher amount of minor components with higher preventive eﬀects such as polyphenols and tocopherols.
Spreads are very popular. However, they consist of a high percentage of saturated fatty acids, often based on palm fat, sometimes also including trans-fat.
EATrends and food fashion week is raising awareness of the key trends that are shaping food innovation today, and empowering people to influence the way they eat.
A substantial part of the food industries' produce ends up to now as waste.
REIMS-based analysis platform for improved traceability and consumer purchase intention of high-end food products
As a result of the globalization of the food supply chain, ensuring the safety, quality and integrity of the food we eat has become increasingly difficult.
PHENOLIVA: Treatment and valorisation of olive mill wastes - Application of olive polyphenols to food
Phenoliva aims for full circularity in the olive industry and provides low-cost, highly active olive antioxidants for the food industry.