06 Feb 2023 --- Major ingredients suppliers are expecting a wave of innovation in the supplements industry in the next five years, spurred by new digital technologies, emerging market opportunities, environmental sustainability demands and ultra-convenient delivery formats. We established in Part One of our deep dive into supplements that the market has expanded rapidly around the COVID-19...
Supplements market expands post-pandemic as holistic well-being, transparency and convenience inspire...
23 Jan 2023 --- The supplement market’s proliferation is being driven by mega-trends toward holistic well-being, beauty-from-within and immunity support in the aftermath of a global pandemic. Supplements offer numerous health benefits, from energy boosts and cardiovascular and digestive health support to sleep, mood and stress relief. Innova Market Insights found that supplement...
As consumers seek healthier lifestyles, product launches with active nutrition claims are increasing with an average growth of +8% (CAGR, Global 2017/Q4 – 2022/Q3). Supplements in the form of vitamins/minerals and botanical/herbal take up most of the product launches, aiming towards boosting energy, alertness, and immune health. Protein-rich food and beverage products are in the lead for...
Harness the power of fermentation in medicinal plants to improve bioavailability and therapeutic potency
Absorption/bioavailability of nutrients is immensely important and a crucial condition for the efficacy of a dietary supplement. By fermenting medicinal plants, imbalances in the gut microbiome can be circumvented as the microorganisms participating in the fermentation process take on the biotransformation task by pre-digesting the plant.TECHNICAL PAPER FROM FERMEDICS.
Join this webinar to learn how specific scientifically proven strains like Chr. Hansen’s DDS-1® can support gastrointestinal health and alleviate stress related to gastrointestinal discomfort.Our expert team will walk you through the fascinating connection between the gut and the brain, explain probiotic modes of action, and spotlight the strong clinical evidence on Chr. Hansen’s...
Throughout this decade, scientists have shown keen interest in the nutritional role of folate for human health, proving it is essential in every stage of life. Backed by years of science and research, Quatrefolic® supports human needs and addresses concerns such as and not limited to – MTHFR polymorphism and Unmetabolized Folic Acid.VIDEO FROM GNOSIS BY LESAFFRE.
Lifton talks us through the compounds in the AHCC supplement that brings immunity benefits. The mushroom-based product is a complex of different active fractions, such as alpha glucan, which is high in bioavailability, making it more powerful than beta glucan. He also discusses research on the gut-brain axis, which has shown that the AHCC compound has the potential for stress reduction and...
Beyond The Headlines: Surthrival unveils wild-foraged protein powder, Gnosis by Lesaffre relaunches flagship...
13 Jan 2023 --- This week in nutrition news, Surthrival launched a first-of-its-kind, wild-foraged and plant-based protein powder. Also, Gnosis by Lesaffre expanded its mood and cognitive health offerings with a relaunch of its S-Adenosyl-L-Methionine product – Adonat Premium SAMe. At the same time, Bene Meat Technologies (BMT) revealed that it had hit a major milestone in its bid to...
06 Feb 2023 --- The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has, for the first time, proposed limiting the amount of added sugars in school meals following a petition signed by the Center of Science for Public Interest (CSPI) last year to reduce sugars... Read More
06 February 2023 --- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will not object to a qualified health claim on reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease for conventional foods. The claim will only apply to cocoa flavanols in high-flavanol powder, a... Read More
06 Feb 2023 --- Market research data by Innova Market Insights points to a surge in supplements tracked with skin health positionings. The category experienced more than 30% average annual growth in product launches of dietary supplements globally... Read More
06 Feb 2023 --- New School Foods is unveiling its proprietary and scalable technology, capable of producing whole-cut fish alternatives that “look and cook” like ordinary seafood, according to the business. The technology focuses on... Read More
Nutrition Focus : Prebiotics
According to Innova Market Insights, there has been a +10% average annual growth in prebiotic product launches over the last five years (Q4 of 2017 – Q3 of 2022), with 40% of those launces occurring in Europe. Baby and toddlers was the leading category at 24% in Q3 2022 with supplements... More
Analysis Feature Weight Control innovation
According to Innova Market Insights, weight management claims in supplements are decreasing, shrinking by 24% year-over-year decline globally since 2020 Q4. From 2021 Q4 to 2022 Q3, the top subcategory was weight loss and the top ingredient was magnesium stearate. Meanwhile, the top positionings paired with weight management were digestive and liver health, energy and stamina and immune health.View Analysis