06 Dec 2019 --- Within the decadent curved walls of Le Printemps Haussmann dome in the center of Paris, the industry assembled to witness the launch of Nexira’s new premium brand of nutrition and dietetic ingredients. Coined inavea, the brand will offer ingredient synergies and solutions, initially focusing on its flagship ingredient of acacia gum. Superfruit baobab will join the offerings...
05 Dec 2019 --- Naturally occurring in the body as a response to sun exposure, vitamin D provides a range of health benefits, from physiological to mental health. Research has noted its link to an array of health-boosting properties. Moreover, experts and policy continue to promote supplementation with the nutrient for at-risk populations, such as those residing in countries with reduced sun...
Reigning protein: Plant-proteins and hybrids tap into demand for planet-friendly nutrition, notes Kerry exec
28 Nov 2019 --- Plant-based hybrid proteins can provide a complete nutritional profile and a more environmentally friendly approach to nutrition. This is according to Mindy Leveille, Marketing Manager, Proteins, Kerry Taste & Nutrition, who highlights plant-proteins’ market potential and how it compares to dairy protein. “Healthy aging, sustainability and general wellness are key...
“Storytelling: Winning with Words” leads Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends for 2020. As consumers are increasingly captivated by the stories behind their food and beverage products, ingredient benefits are often highlighted in global food and beverage launches, including supplements and nutritional products. Other key trends for 2020 include “The Plant-Based...
For many people worldwide, controlling their body weight is difficult ordeal. In this sense, we have created Metabolaid, a proprietary botanical formula which has been clinically proven to act synergistically in helping reduce body fat while increasing energy consumption. A great companion to accompany any weight loss strategy.
Human breast milk is considered the gold standard in infant nutrition, but breast milk substitutes are needed in certain situations. Since the beginning of the 21st century, the market has demanded high quality infant formula that provides newborns with the protective effects of breast milk. Therefore, infant formulas that are gradually being introduced to the market are intended to have a...
Dr. Dominique Baum, Managing Director of Ayanda, a European based member of Sirio Group, highlighted the innovation corner at the Sirio stand at CPhI Wordwide 2019. This includes a probiotic and omega 3 soft gel that contains bifidobacterium animalis subsp Lactis, EPA, DHA and vitamin D. In its R&D efforts, the company developed a method to make soft gel capsules at very low temperatures, in...
Food Matters Live 2019 is dedicated to creating cross-sector connections focused on the future of food, drink and sustainable nutrition. The event, held in London, UK, November 19-20, gathered industry players to feature the latest international innovations in the food and drink ingredients arena as well as nutraceuticals...19 Nov 2019 - 20 Nov 2019 London, Uk
Weekly Roundup: Holland & Barrett under fire for “Weight Management” usage, Gaps in care for diabetic pregnant women
06 Dec 2019 --- In nutrition news this week, Holland & Barrett came under fire for its use of “Weight Management” as a product category heading on its website. Meanwhile, The World Cancer Research Fund updated its database of... Read More
06 Dec 2019 --- Following the 2018 Farm Bill’s removal of hemp from the definition of marijuana in the Controlled Substances Act, industry has seen a boom in cannabidiol (CBD)-based product development. In 2019, the trend intensified... Read More
Time-restricted eating slashes weight and blood pressure in people with metabolic syndrome, finds study
06 Dec 2019 --- Limiting food consumption to a ten-hour window each day can lead to weight loss, lower blood pressure and more stable insulin levels. This is according to a pilot study from the University of California San Diego School of Medicine... Read More
06 Dec 2019 --- Givaudan Active Beauty has unveiled RitualEssenz Brazil, a botanical extract collection rooted in Brazilian biodiversity. The new collection is a set of pure guarana, mate and jambu extracts, which provide topical solutions for... Read More
Nutrition Focus : Growing market for low-alcohol beverages
The low-alcohol space has continued to bloom around the world, although Asia had the highest share in 2018. Although beer is leading, wine is rapidly gaining ground, representing 21 percent of tracked launches in 2018. Additionally, more low-alcohol beverages are featuring an indulgent and premium... More
Analysis Feature Amino acids innovation
The use of amino acids in food & beverage launches is increasing globally, featuring a +24% year-over-year growth when comparing 2018 and 2017 launches. In 2018, the top categories of global product launches tracked with amino acids were Snacks (22%), Sports Nutrition (16%) and Sauces & Seasonings (11%) with glutamine being the leading ingredient among the amino acids tracked. The top health...View Analysis