14 May 2021 --- Following in the footsteps of Poland and the Netherlands, the term “probiotic” can now be used in Denmark as a mandatory category designation on dietary supplements. Industry experts speak to NutritionInsight about how this could mark a changing tide for European regulation and outline where there is room for further reform.
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.
PepsiCo launched Soulboost, a sparkling water beverage range with a “splash of real juice and functional ingredients.” Meanwhile, the international probiotics sector came to a consensus on how to classify postbiotics in contrast to probiotics. In immunity moves, Kemin Industries was granted a US patent for its beta 1,3 glucans, while plant-based beverage brand Rebbl added immunity...
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
14 May 2021 --- Eat Beyond Global Holdings, an investment issuer focused on the plant-based and alternative food sector, has invested in Daydream Drinks. The Ontario-based beverage company has created Canada’s first sparkling water infused with... Read More
Weekly Roundup: Chr. Hansen and Nestlé settle HMO patent dispute, Progress Biotech lands approval for algal oil in formula
14 May 2021 --- This week in nutrition news, Chr. Hansen and Nestlé laid their year-long HMO patent dispute to rest, with both parties withdrawing their respective litigations and oppositions. Also, Progress Biotech received EU approval for... Read More
14 May 2021 --- Daily probiotic use was associated with fewer upper respiratory symptoms in overweight and older people in a new Gut Microbes-published study. Reducing the risk of respiratory infection by putting bacteria in the gut is... Read More
14 May 2021 --- PlantFuel, a plant-based nutritional brand, is launching by August 2021 thanks to a distribution deal with GNC. PlantFuel is a dietary supplement line that is positioned as environmentally friendly and sustainably packaged. It... 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