23 Jul 2021 --- The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published its draft opinion on the safety of dietary sugars, which confirms various links between the intake of different categories of sugars and the risk of developing chronic metabolic diseases and dental caries.
23 Jul 2021 --- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, NutritionInsight is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this regularly-updated news feed for the coronavirus information and insights you need to guide your business through this challenging period.
21 Jul 2021 --- Ingredients like nootropics and energy boosters are shaking up the sports nutrition sector. However, a roundtable of experts from Bioenergy Life Science, Glanbia Nutritionals, Lonza Group and PLT Health Solutions share that the term “sports performance boosters” is difficult to define as it evolves and incorporates different segments as time progresses.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created newfound consumer interest in the importance of healthy aging and maintaining a healthy lifestyle across all stages of life. Sports nutrition products and supplements with claims related to healthy aging often present heart, immune, brain-mood, skin and eye health boosting properties. Top ingredients include magnesium, resveratrol and vitamin C (Global, 2020).
RefluG™ Isorepair is a patented class IIa medical device for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux symptoms, available for out-licensing under private label. In ready-to-take liquid sachets, it exerts multiple mechanical actions on the esophageal mucosa surface (protective, soothing, lubricant). Its efficacy is proven in a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial.
The ongoing trend toward proactively managing health and well-being has been brought into sharper focus by COVID-19. As consumers embrace healthier ways of living, the opportunities for the food and beverage market to support improved nutrition are growing. Lu Ann Williams, Innova Market Insights’ global insights director, presents the developments and opportunities in the realm of...
Demand for functional food continues to grow with more and more consumers looking for foods with a specific health benefit. Join Swati Kalgaonkar, Associate Director, Nutrition Research Programme at the Almond Board of California and Lu Ann Williams, Global Insights Director at Innova Market Insights as they highlight this growing trend, exploring demand for food with skin health credentials, and...
In this edition you will learn more about:
- Warm Colors for F&B, Alt-Protein Flavors, Recycled Plastic in F&B Packaging, Texturizing Sauces & Dressings, The Salt Reduction Challenge, Soups & Sauces NPD
- Innova Market Insights’ Top 5 Trends in Soups & Soups, Almonds & Peanuts in Sports Nutrition, Foods for Cognition, Gut Health Synbiotics in Supplements
- The Red Book Supplier’s Guide 2021
- Opinion Edge: The Age of Conscious Consumption
- View from the Top: Givaudan, Louie D’Amico, President Taste & Wellbeing
Weekly Roundup: Inscobee to bring ProBiotix’s CholBiome to Asia, FederSalus teams up on supplement research
23 Jul 2021 --- This week in nutrition news, ProBiotix Health and Inscobee entered into a deal to distribute CholBiome nutraceuticals. Meanwhile, FederSalus and Fondazione Giovanni Lorenzini signed an agreement to contribute scientific research and... Read More
23 Jul 2021 --- Vitamin K2 is poised to emerge “as one of the most important supplemental nutrients,” following the latest research on its role in immunity and COVID-19. This is according to studies backed by Kappa Bioscience, which found... Read More
23 Jul 2021 --- A recipe combining chickpea flour and psyllium, a plant-derived soluble fiber, has been developed by the Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil. A nutritionist at the university is pursuing a study line that focuses on... Read More
23 Jul 2021 --- Culturelle is launching its first supplement for metabolic health and weight management. It features ADM’s Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BPL1 (CECT 8145) strain, which is supported by a portfolio of pre-clinical and... Read More
Nutrition Focus : Inner well-being embraces gut, brain and immune health
Supplements promoting aspects of inner well-being, including digestion, mood and immunity, are on the rise. In addition to probiotics, popular ingredients include turmeric and ashwagandha. Galacto-oligosaccharides are also showing great promise in this space.
Analysis Feature Cognitive enhancement innovation
The use of cognitive enhancement related claims in sports nutrition and supplements has increased globally, featuring a +13% year-over-year growth when comparing 2020 and 2019 launches. In 2020, the top subcategory of global sports nutrition and supplement launches in the cognitive enhancement segment was Vitamins/Minerals (29%). In 2020, magnesium and vitamin B6 were the leading ingredients...View Analysis