28 Nov 2023 --- At this year’s Food Ingredients Europe (FiE) in Frankfurt, Germany, Nutrition Insight meets up with De Wit Speciality Oils and Algarithm Ingredients to discuss their recently announced multi-year distribution partnership. “We’re excited to show our collaboration with Algarithm Ingredients, and we’re highlighting the company’s algae oil at the...
23 Nov 2023 --- As the specter of climate-change and its potential effects looms in the not-too-distant future, the nutraceutical and supplements industry is ever looking for new and innovative ways to decrease its carbon footprint, improve sustainability and increase the circularity of the nutrient economy.
Pain relief supplements claim to alleviate discomfort and improve overall well-being. Innova Market Insights data suggests that almost half (49%) of supplement launches with pain relief claims had a joint health claim. Brain-mood health claims and digestive or liver health claims are also leading for these supplements.
When is collagen not collagen? What’s the best collagen for joint health? What does the future hold for the market? These questions – and more – are answered in The Collagen Symposium Report. Read it now to uncover 5 key insights from Bioiberica’s thought-provoking panel discussion – and get clear on collagen once and for all. This Technical Paper is from...
Chr. Hansen delves into the areas of gut and gut-brain health: Christopher Martoni, PhD will take you on a journey through the fascinating science behind Chr. Hansen’s newest probiotic strain: CLEPIUS™ L. plantarum.
Tim De Lange, global application center manager at Rousselot, highlights the company’s “collagen through the day” concept presented at Food Ingredients Europe (FiE), with a range of collagen-enriched products. He also showcases the company’s formulation developments in gelatin, which allows Rousselot to create healthy and functional gummies, which could also be used to...
The NutriPod (#10): Breakthroughs in gut-brain axis: ADM looks at supporting mental well-being with gut...
In this episode, we speak with Dr. Viktoriya Nikolova, a medical science liaison for ADM. Dr. Nikolova explains recent findings in the field as well as how ADM’s ingredients may be used to support mood and other aspects of mental well-being. Lastly, Dr. Nikolova discusses what the future holds regarding research and innovation in the gut-brain space.
Ahead of Fi Europe 2023, held in Frankfurt, Germany (Nov 28-30), we take a look at some of the leading companies taking part and what they are showcasing. Key themes and solutions include plant-based and alt-meat offerings, ingredients geared toward health and well-being, reformulation and alternative ingredients and...28 Nov 2023 - 30 Nov 2023 Messe Frankfurt
Brain imaging identifies satiety signaling pathway with potential to improve weight loss drugs’ efficacy
28 Nov 2023 --- Novel brain imaging shows brain cells signal the body to stop eating in response to the taste of food sent from the mouth rather than the fullness of the stomach. The brain cells reached through taste are the same ones targeted by... Read More
28 Nov 2023 --- The nutraceutical industry increasingly offers vegan innovations to meet the growing consumer demand for these alternatives. However, International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) underscores that manufacturers face specific... Read More
28 Nov 2023 --- Researchers at Virginia Tech Carilion’s (VTC) Fralin Biomedical Research Institute have identified the proenkephalin (Penk) molecule in the hypothalamus as the catalyst for emotional overeating. Penk, an endogenous opioid... Read More
AI-powered protein: Vivici and Ginkgo forge alliance to innovate alt-dairy with precision fermentation
28 Nov 2023 --- Vivici has partnered with Ginkgo Bioworks to advance the production of sustainable, nutritious, novel dairy protein made via precision fermentation. Through this collaboration, Vivici will leverage Ginkgo Bioworks’ capabilities... Read More
Nutrition Focus : Global labeling – trends and issues
Globally, 62% of consumers pay attention to health claims or labels while purchasing a product. As a result, there is an increase in product launches with various health claims, with Europe being the leader for these launches. Free-from and diet claims take the lead, while plant-based and vegan... More
Analysis Feature Nutraceuticals & functional ingredients innovation
The use of nutraceutical & functional ingredients in supplements & sports nutrition launches is increasing globally, featuring a 7% year-on-year growth when comparing the period from July 2021 to June 2023 launches. Two out of three launches with such ingredients were supplements, with caffeine (11%) being the leading ingredient. These ingredients were used the most in supplements with immune...View Analysis