02 Dec 2022 --- Addressing a changing global regulatory landscape for F&B players, Kerry has launched a digital tool designed to support manufacturers in optimizing the nutritional profile of products while being aware of the various front-of-pack (FoP) regulations. The KerryNutri Guide can measure food and beverages across a wide range of FoP nutrition labeling systems and guide the...
Inflammation innovation: Nutraceuticals challenge OTC medication with long-term pain relief solutions
01 Dec 2022 --- Inflammation and pain often go hand in hand. Reducing inflammation – whether caused by aging, injury or degenerative disease – allows consumers and patients to quickly get back to the things they enjoy and, in some cases, can greatly improve quality of life. However for years, the go-to anti-inflammatory products have been over-the-counter (OTC) medications, which...
18 Nov 2022 --- New nutraceutical trends are emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic, as consumer interest spikes in gut health, joint health and mobility, active nutrition and esports. NutritionInsights sits down with Lindsey Toth, director of global marketing for capsules and health ingredients at Lonza, who shares insights on industry changes in light of COVID-19. The Swiss-based manufacturer...
Supplement product launches with anti-inflammation properties are gaining ground. Manufacturers are including different natural ingredients in their products to treat inflammation – for example, curcumin and tart cherry. Product claims are targeted toward helping to soothe joint pain, improve joint health and help regulate the body’s natural inflammatory responses, as well as helping...
Resetting the joint health category: the ultimate guide to capturing market share and consumer attention
For supplement and nutraceutical brands, there’s no better time to seize the booming joint health market opportunity. Download Lonza’s NEW eBook to discover what consumers want, and how to capture market share and consumer attention in the dynamic joint health category with UC-II® undenatured type II collagen.
Hyaluronic acid (HA) has a strong foothold in the mobility and skin & beauty segments. But what is it about this ingredient that continues to attract formulators? And how can brands successfully stand out from the competition?Join Bioiberica to discover an HA solution with a difference. Our experts will spotlight Bioiberica’s patented HA matrix ingredient and the scientific evidence...
At the CPHI trade show in Frankfurt, Germany, Azelis’ marketing director Jatin Sharma presented its across-industries-applicable gummies, which are high in market demand and provide nutrients such as vitamins, irons or minerals. We also discussed the information service providers’ directly compressible tablets, Azelis’ innovation process, the nutrition and health trends observed...
Industry members shone a light on their latest introductions of clean label goods, including indulgent gluten-free desserts, vegan cheeses and novel food supplement formats at the Free From Functional Foods Expo in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (November 22 to 23, 2022). NPD has proliferated in the “free-from”...22 Nov 2022 - 23 Nov 2022 RAI Amsterdam
Beyond The Headlines: Aker BioMarine submits aquafeed research application, Conagen develops non-GMO sulforaphane
02 Dec 2022 --- This week in nutrition news, Aker BioMarine submitted an application to the Norwegian Directorate of Fisheries to conduct research in aquafeed and salmon fishing. Also, US-based biotech R&D company Conagen unveiled its non-GMO,... Read More
02 Dec 2022 --- Two separate studies out of Penn State University have shown that adding peanuts and herbs and spices to the average American diet can increase the abundance of gut bacteria associated with better health. The research found that... Read More
02 Dec 2022 --- After EU regulators deemed the European Commission decision to ban titanium dioxide a “manifest error” of assessment, the status of TiO2 is being questioned once again. However, industry has been moving away from the... Read More
02 Dec 2022 --- The US, Japan, Europe and Australia have authorized a status update for J-Oil’s fermented vitamin K2 (MK-7) – branded Menatto – which has received trademark approval for several countries and regions. Read More
Nutrition Focus : Nutraceuticals
According to Innova Market Insights, nutraceutical product launches tripled in five years, from 2017 to 2021. Meanwhile, Europe was the region with the most nutraceutical launches in this period, making up 42% of the market share. The leading subcategory was sports powders, followed by... More
Analysis Feature Fiber innovation
The use of fiber in supplements and sports nutrition launches is decreasing globally, featuring a -1% year-over-year growth when comparing 2020 and 2021 launches. In 2021, the top subcategory of global supplements and sports nutrition launches tracked with fiber was sports bars (21%). In 2021, Sucralose (49%) was the leading ingredient among global supplements and sports nutrition launches...View Analysis