30 Jan 2023 --- The World Economic Forum (WEF) says that two-thirds of chief economists predict a global recession in 2023 and 18% said that it’s “extremely likely,” a percentage that has doubled since September 2022. Moreover, economic volatility and supply chain disruptions have affected the nutrition and nutraceuticals industry. PharmaLinea takes us through its industry...
Supplements market expands post-pandemic as holistic well-being, transparency and convenience inspire...
23 Jan 2023 --- The supplement market’s proliferation is being driven by mega-trends toward holistic well-being, beauty-from-within and immunity support in the aftermath of a global pandemic. Supplements offer numerous health benefits, from energy boosts and cardiovascular and digestive health support to sleep, mood and stress relief. Innova Market Insights found that supplement...
Probiotics are a great source to help restore gut health and boost one’s immune system. Both adults and children alike can highly benefit from taking such supplements. In 2022, most probiotics launched for infant health had Vitamin C (12%), Vitamin A (11%), and Vitamin B1 (11%). Moreover, nearly half of probiotics for infant health in 2022 came as powders (45%), while other formats such as...
Harness the power of fermentation in medicinal plants to improve bioavailability and therapeutic potency
Absorption/bioavailability of nutrients is immensely important and a crucial condition for the efficacy of a dietary supplement. By fermenting medicinal plants, imbalances in the gut microbiome can be circumvented as the microorganisms participating in the fermentation process take on the biotransformation task by pre-digesting the plant.TECHNICAL PAPER FROM FERMEDICS.
Join The World of Food Ingredients’ editor Missy Green who rounds out the year with an overview of “the consumer trends edition.” Highlights include diverse sources for plant-based products, bioactives from whey processing streams and alternatives to nitrates and nitrites in meat.
Throughout this decade, scientists have shown keen interest in the nutritional role of folate for human health, proving it is essential in every stage of life. Backed by years of science and research, Quatrefolic® supports human needs and addresses concerns such as and not limited to – MTHFR polymorphism and Unmetabolized Folic Acid.VIDEO FROM GNOSIS BY LESAFFRE.
In 2022, the nutrition industry saw partnerships form, companies merge and advancements in several nutritional and nutraceutical spaces, while technology emerged as a major driver of innovation. At the same time, it faced turbulent times as companies across the world dealt with supply chain interruptions as well as an...23 Dec 2022 - 27 Jan 2023 Global
Beyond The Headlines: Surthrival unveils wild-foraged protein powder, Gnosis by Lesaffre relaunches flagship...
13 Jan 2023 --- This week in nutrition news, Surthrival launched a first-of-its-kind, wild-foraged and plant-based protein powder. Also, Gnosis by Lesaffre expanded its mood and cognitive health offerings with a relaunch of its S-Adenosyl-L-Methionine product – Adonat Premium SAMe. At the same time, Bene Meat Technologies (BMT) revealed that it had hit a major milestone in its bid to...
30 Jan 2023 --- A recent study has found that diets with a lower carbon footprint also have a positive impact on health. Moreover, making simple substitutions in any diet can help collectively lower the environmental impact while improving health and... Read More
30 Jan 2023 --- The number of ships departing Ukrainian ports through the Black Sea Grain Initiative food corridor has fallen to less than three a day, on average, the lowest in months. The war-torn country accuses Russia of artificially blocking the... Read More
30 Jan 2023 --- Nutrition R&D innovator Hofseth BioCare has received attention for its salmon-derived protein hydrolysate powder and its salmon fish oil OmeGo, featuring 21 fatty acids along with the company’s salmon-based calcium... Read More
27 Jan 2023 --- Plant polyphenols consumed orally have been found to be effective in both preventing and reducing different changes in the skin as a result of aging. A dietary approach based on these compounds could be a safe and effective method to... Read More
Nutrition Focus : Seeking Out Supplements
According to Innova Market Insights, there has been a 26% increase in supplement launches over the past five years (Oct 2017 – Sep 2022), with 48% of consumers globally stating that they seek out supplements to enhance their immunity. Vitamin C is the leading ingredient in global supplement... More
Analysis Feature Weight Control innovation
According to Innova Market Insights, weight management claims in supplements are decreasing, shrinking by 24% year-over-year decline globally since 2020 Q4. From 2021 Q4 to 2022 Q3, the top subcategory was weight loss and the top ingredient was magnesium stearate. Meanwhile, the top positionings paired with weight management were digestive and liver health, energy and stamina and immune health.View Analysis