17 May 2021 --- The functional beverage market is in need of a “shake-up,” according to Rune Rønhave Laursen, CEO and founder of Danish biotech company Clutch Cognition. At the end of the month, his company will launch a plant-based brain health drink as an alternative to caffeinated energy drinks that are “omnipresent in e-sports.” The new beverage features...
12 May 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.
05 May 2021 --- Delivery formats, scientific backing and immunity are bound to shape the collagen space, according to industry experts. NutritionInsight discusses the expanding scope and potential of collagen with Bioiberica, Gelita and Lonza.Where and how the nutrition industry can capitalize on booming consumer awareness is also a point of interest, as well as rapidly advancing scientific...
Infant nutrition continues to be on the rise, with an average annual growth of +15% in baby & toddler product launches (Global, CAGR 2018-2020). Current and future trends happening in infant nutrition include products with digestive health claims, front-of-pack vitamin/mineral & protein claims, gluten-free claims, organically sourced ingredients and products containing human milk...
Sourced from an exclusive algae Euglena gracilis, nutritionally-rich BetaVia™ Complete is obtained through an optimized and sustainable patented process, providing a unique composition of >50% beta 1,3 glucans, proteins (>15%), vitamins, minerals, carotenoids and fatty acids. BetaVia Complete is characterized by a triple-action effect which includes priming key immune cells, fueling...
Lycored, a global specialist lycopene-based ingredients for food and beverages, has appointed Tammi Higgins as senior vice president of its Food Division. She speaks to NutritionInsight about the company’s application-based, go-to-market strategy centered on coloring solutions and taste ingredients targeting health and wellness applications.
NewsBite Podcast (May 10-14): “Nuun acquisition ‘fits the bill’ for Nestlé Health Science’s functional...
There were a host of beverage moves last week, including Nestlé Health Science snapping up Nunn and Eat Beyond’s investment in Daydream Drinks. Also Hofseth BioCare and Catalent teamed up on a delayed-release version of fish oil.
In this edition you will learn more about:
- Throwback Snacks, Double-Digit Growth in Ready Meals, Top 5 Packaging Trends 2021, Dairy Ingredient Innovation, Umami & Kokumi
- Microencapsulation Advances, Trending Fruit Ingredients, Sports Nutrition Flavors, Whey & Permeate Nutritionals, Oats for a Gluten-Free Diet, Collagen-Boosting Moldavian Dragonhead
- Ready Meals NPD: Traveling through Taste
- Opinion Edge: Savory Foods Redesigned
- View from the Top: Kerry, John Savage, CEO of Taste
17 May 2021 --- Kellogg’s UK has pledged to cut sugar by 10 percent and salt by 20 percent in its children’s cereal range by 2022. It will also ensure all of its breakfast foods are either a source or high in fiber by the end of... Read More
17 May 2021 --- L-Nutra’s Fast Bar, a premium nutritional bar, can be used to effectively mimic the practice of a water-only fast, according to a new study. “This research is the first of its kind to scientifically reveal that the... Read More
17 May 2021 --- One Drop has received the Conformité Européenne (CE) Mark for its blood glucose prediction analysis engine, which can accurately forecast glucose levels up to eight hours in advance for people living with prediabetes,... Read More
Nutrition Focus : World wakes up to energy ingredient potential
Having experienced 50 percent average annual growth since 2017, supplements with energy and stamina claims are on the up and up. Within this, botanicals are picking up pace, as well as starring ingredients like zinc and maca extract. Additionally, F&B launches with energy ingredients that cater... More
Analysis Feature Minerals and vitamins innovation
The use of minerals and vitamins in sports nutrition and supplements has increased globally, featuring a +10% year-over-year growth when comparing 2020 and 2019 launches. In 2020, the top subcategory of global sports nutrition and supplements launches tracked with minerals and vitamins was Vitamins/Minerals (31%). In 2020, vitamin C was the leading ingredient among the minerals and vitamins...View Analysis