Passion for innovation
It is the passion of the men and women of the CTCPA that allows us to be ahead of the game and to position ourselves as trend setters. Always listening to the market, we make each exchange and each experience an opportunity for development.
A technical center of reference
Commissioned by the DGAL to support food industry players, we can rely on our 70 years of experience to establish our expertise in the sector. Our numerous certifications testify to the quality and reliability of our processes and support methods.
Anticipating the food of tomorrow
Because consumer behaviors and demands are changing, it is necessary to take a forward-looking look at the foods and processes that will make up the food of tomorrow. Our R&D projects allow us to anticipate these changes by integrating the environmental transition and the industry of the future.
Research and development, innovation
Each year, the CTCPA invests 2 million euros in Research and Development projects for the benefit of the agri-food industry. Our Contract of Objectives and Performances 2021-2024 leads us in particular to accompany companies towards the industry of the future and to develop new solutions of process and packaging taking into account the ecological and environmental transition.
Men and women
The CTCPA is made up of more than 90 men and women with a wide range of specialized skills, who work every day to make tomorrow's food better. And because we believe in collective intelligence, we multiply partnerships and networking and we feed ourselves with the experience acquired with each client, to gain in performance and openness to the world.
4 technological halls, 3 analysis laboratories, 1 monitoring and documentation center... The CTCPA offers you multiple resources, some of which are unique in France, directly at your service to provide you with precise and customized answers, whatever your problem is.
Choosing the CTCPA means choosing the confidence of an organization mandated by the State, in the heart of the sector and member of many national and European institutions. It is to guarantee you the impartiality, the vision of future and the rigor of a technical center referent in its field.