Start up Stars

New ingredients, formats and benefits are shaping the active nutrition industry, and now is an opportune time for new companies in the sector that are seeking to move forward with their business plans.

NutraIngredients initiative Start-up Stars searches for innovators in the space who are confident they can stand out in a competitive environment and gives them the opportunity to showcase themselves at the Active Nutrition Summit.

Our 2023 Start-up Stars were invited to attend the summit as part of their prize and showcase their business live on stage and take questions from the floor. After their panel discussion they received their trophy and were photographed as part of the coverage on They also got to utilise the 3 days of invaluable networking opportunities.

The 2023 NutraIngredient Start-up Star Winners are:

Interested in being a 2024 Start-up Star? Register your interest HERE and we will get in touch when the call for entry opens.

2022 Winners