Clever Enters Service Agreement with Perennia Innovation Center

With Developing Proprietary Fermentation Process

January 08, 2019

Clever Fruit Products has signed the service agreement with Perennia Innovation Center for its specific Research and Development for its proprietary fermentation process for its for its wild blueberry based functional food ingredient. 

Clever will work with Perennia in finalizing productization from liquid to powder and developing testing model for future science study used. In addition to this, Clever will use Perennia’s lab to lab and services to scale its manufacturing model.  “Perennia is a critical resource in the local agri-tech and biotech ecosystem,” Sean Sears said, Chairman of Clever Fruit Products. “we are excited to work with them and achieve the critical milestone.”

About Perennia Innovation Center:

The Perennia Innovation Centre is food and food-based product development, improvement and small pilot processing facility in Bible Hill, Nova Scotia. Perennia Innovation Centre has a provincially-inspected pilot plant, and food product development laboratory and analytical and microbiological labs, and start up lease space for business incubation.

About Clever Fruit Products:

Clever Fruit Products (CLEVER™) is a functional food ingredients manufacturer targeting improved health outcomes. CLEVER™ technology is a unique approach to fermentation that draws out the full nutrient profile of the underlying fruit while creating new compounds. This proprietary process can work with any fruit with Clever using wild blueberry, apple, and cranberry. 


For more information, please contact: