NewsBite Podcast (October 5-9): “Kaneka Pharma highlights ubiquinol immunity applications, UK industry falls short on sugar reduction”

 12 Oct 2020

This week’s episode of NutritionInsight’s NewsBite podcast details the “forgotten” applications of Kaneka Pharma’s coenzyme Q10 as the pandemic increases immunity demands. Also covered is the so-called “dismal” progress on the UK’s voluntary sugar reduction targets. 

Read more:

Ubiquinol’s “forgotten” indications: Kaneka Pharma highlights immunity applications amid shifting priorities

“Dismal” sugar reduction: Industry falls short on voluntary targets as PHE reveals 3% drop

COVID-19: E-commerce and private label on rise as industry prepares for second wave

30 Nov 2020 | CNS Media

This episode of NutritionInsight’s weekly NewsBite podcast features DSM’s latest move to bolster its personalized nutrition arm, as well as ADM’s views on the nutritional opportunities in dairy alternatives. Last week also saw a host of launches addressing everything from children’s height to menstrual... Read More

23 Nov 2020 | CNS Media

This week’s NutritionInsight NewsBite podcast details the personalization trend, which is ushering in a new norm for bespoke foods, beverages and supplements, according to Innova Market Insights. Tapping into that same trend, Persona Nutrition expanded its supplements portfolio to address sleep, energy,... Read More

16 Nov 2020 | CNS Media

This week’s episode of NutritionInsight’s NewsBite podcast covers the connection between probiotics and sports nutrition, as well as detailing a host of major investments. Debates also broke out this week on topics ranging from multivitamins and sweeteners to online advertising. Read more:DuPont N&B reveals... Read More

09 Nov 2020 | CNS Media

In this week’s NewsBite episode, NutritionInsight delves into ADM’s projected themes for 2021 and the most recent COVID-19 research. The sports nutrition industry also had a busy few days, with glucosamine coming under the spotlight.Read more:ADM spotlights holistic health and “beyond the bun” plant-based... Read More

02 Nov 2020 | CNS Media

NutritionInsight’s news coverage last week detailed Nestlé Health Science’s alternative brain energy source for patients living with mild cognitive impairment. Growing demand for microbiome solutions prompted ADM to construct a new probiotics facility in Spain, while Bayer flagged knowledge gaps in infant... Read More

26 Oct 2020 | CNS Media

NutritionInsight’s latest NewsBite podcast covers Abbott’s steps toward new nutritional products and Probi’s financial moves, as well as the latest COVID-19 activity. Read more:Probi invests US$6m in Vital Nutrients Holdings, reporting growth amid COVID-19US Air Force recruits’ physical and cognitive... Read More

19 Oct 2020 | CNS Media

NutritionInsight’s news coverage last week included experts’ calls for a “paradigm shift” from medication to supplements in terms of vitamin D. Meanwhile, Hofseth BioCare launched ProGo’s Bioactive Peptides in the US to address healthy iron levels without incorporating iron. An Elsevier-published study found... Read More

05 Oct 2020 | CNS Media

In the latest NewsBite podcast, NutritionInsight looks into how COVID-19 has led to job cuts in the nutrition health care sector, while some Tour de France cyclists are quietly using ketone esters. Meanwhile, NPD is making use of the synergies between vitamin D3 and K2.Read more:Ketone esters thrown into... Read More

28 Sep 2020 | CNS Media

In the latest NewsBite podcast, NutritionInsight covers a major grant for tailored meal plans and a controversial analysis in the nootropic arena. Last week also saw numerous businesses come together in new ways via acquisitions and partnerships. Read more:“Food as medicine” meets ready meals: NIH grants... Read More

21 Sep 2020 | CNS Media

NutritionInsight attended two major industry events last week. At Vitafoods, delivery formats helped reimagine immunity NPD, while Future Food-Tech demonstrated how disruptive F&B start-ups use various technologies to drive personalized nutrition. Meanwhile, PepsiCo delivered a new enhanced water called... Read More

14 Sep 2020 | CNS Media

This week’s episode of NutritionInsight’s NewsBite podcast details the most recent major industry moves, including in infant nutrition and the obesity space. Meanwhile, research also proliferated in the gut health arena. Read more:QHT flags specific HMO formula needs for Chinese babiesUK introduces voluntary... Read More

07 Sep 2020 | CNS Media

In NutritionInsight’s latest NewsBite podcast, the nutrition industry welcomed innovative alternatives for CBD from Amyris as well as a new type of infant formula from Enfamil. Research uncovered anti-inflammatory rice peptides from Nuritas’ artificial intelligence, while a new study found Body Mass Index... Read More

31 Aug 2020 | CNS Media

This latest episode of NutritionInsight’s NewsBite podcast delves into the top industry news from last week, including proposals for new ways to discuss dietary fiber and synbiotics. There have also been moves in the infant nutrition space from businesses including the a2 Milk Company and Nestlé. Read... Read More

24 Aug 2020 | CNS Media

As part of its summary of last week’s top stories, this latest episode of NutritionInsight’s NewsBite podcast explores the opportunities in the organic protein space, as detailed by Arla Foods Ingredients. Meanwhile, Arctic Nutrition is eyeing the pharmaceutical space following a grant from the European... Read More

17 Aug 2020 | CNS Media

In this week’s episode of the NewsBite podcast, NutritionInsight details how Zynamite’s five-year discovery and R&D journey has led to revelations about the potential of the caffeine alternative to boost the performance in cognitive tasks. Meanwhile, smartphone and tablet applications are rapidly expanding... Read More

10 Aug 2020 | CNS Media

Last week in nutrition industry news, NutritionInsight covered how concern over COVID-19 has led to a rise in consumers’ stress levels and ultimately put a strain on overall brain health. Meanwhile, a new Dutch risk assessment found that consuming caffeine food supplements could result in excessive dietary... Read More

03 Aug 2020 | CNS Media

NutritionInsight’s news coverage last week detailed a new catalog of over 200,000 human genomes that opens up doors to future microbiome research. In the same space, OptiBiotix launched a new ingredient synergy which boosts the gut microbiome’s diversity. Furthermore, Nestlé’s infant nutrition subsidiary... Read More