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Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickener - Foodservice

SKU - J588-H5800

General Description

First in Science, First in Care. Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickeners have been trusted since 1987. Fast-mixing, consistent, and easy-to-use, Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickener safely thickens hot or cold beverages and pureed foods without altering flavor.

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Modified Cornstarch, Maltodextrin.

Directions For Use

Consult the usage chart on the container for the recommended amount of Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickener.

1. Pour 4 fl oz of cold or hot liquid into a glass.
2. Slowly add level measured thickener to liquid, stirring with fork or whisk as you pour.
3. Stir briskly until thickener has dissolved.
4. Before serving, let water and juices stand for at least 1 minute. Let milk and supplements stand for 5-10 minutes. Stir and serve.

For best results, consume within 30 minutes of mixing.


Number of servings per canister: About 50
Number of servings per case: About 600

Product Specifications

SKU UPC Storage Temp Kosher
J588-H5800 10072058610828 75° F YES-OU /PAREVE

Packaging Details

Pack: 12 / 10 OZ
Grose Case Weight: 10.55 LB
Net Case Weight: 7.50 LB
Case Height: 5.88 IN
Case Width: 12.31 IN
Case Length: 16.31 IN
Case Cube: 0.68 CF
Pallet Tiers: 8
Pallets High: 7
Servings/Case : 600
Storage Temp: 75

Storage Information

This product will be stable for up to 30 months when stored unopened in a cool, dry place.

Allergen Information

None–Based on FDA FALCPA (Food Allergen Labeling and Consumer Protection Act of 2004) “Big 8” allergens.

Other Information

Nutrition Information determined using the Nutritional Analysis software from Genesis for Windows, by ESHA Research.

The information contained in this publication is based on our own research and development work and is to the best of our knowledge reliable. Users should, however, conduct their own tests to determine the suitability of our products for their own specific purposes. Statements contained herein should not be considered as a warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, and no liability is accepted for the infringement of any patents.

Additional Information

  • Nutrition Innovation for Dysphagia
  • Flavorless
  • *Not a sodium free food
  • Following local and state guidelines, properly wash and sanitize measuring scoop after each use.
  • Do not use Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickener with infants under the age of 2. Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickener should only be used with children under the age of 12 in consultation with a physician.
  • Tested by Kent Precision Foods Group, Inc.
  • Retail #1 Brand
  • Trusted since 1987
  • For more information, call 1-800-333-0003 or visit
  • Diabetic exchange: 1/3 fruit
  • Contents sold by weight, not volume. Settling occurs during shipping.
  • Dispose of unused Thick-It® Original Food & Beverage Thickener in trash receptacle and not in sink.
  • Convenient: Dissolves instantly
  • Gentle: Easily digestible
  • Dietary Friendly: Gluten free and Kosher Pareve

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

About 50 servings per container

Serving size

1 1/3 Tbsp (6g) [Thickens 4 fl oz Water to Nectar]

Amount per serving

  % Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0g 0%
Trans Fat 0g  
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 10mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 5g 2%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Total Sugars 0g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 0%
Protein 0g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0% Calcium 1mg 0%
Iron 0mg 0% Potassium 0mg 0%
* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.