NewsBite Podcast (July 20-24): “Beneo Inc flags long-term COVID-19 effects, Joywell Foods strengthens sweet protein platform”

 27 Jul 2020

In this week’s episode of the NewsBite podcast, NutritionInsight reports Beneo Inc’s perceived COVID-19 effects on health-conscious consumers. Meanwhile, Joywell Foods elaborated on how it will use its latest funding to further develop its sweet protein portfolio to reduce sugar. Notably, the latest findings from a British Medical Journal-published study found that a medical probiotic can improve A1C and blood glucose spikes in people with Type 2 diabetes.

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Beneo Inc. president flags long-term COVID-19 effects on health-conscious consumers

Protein as a sweetener: Joywell Foods snags US$6.9m investment

Probiotic for blood glucose levels receives clinical backing

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