brain/mood health

17 Sep 2020
--- Kicking off today, Future Food-Tech’s online summit is focalizing how technology can be harnessed to drive personalized nutrition. Positioned as a platform for disruptive F&B start-ups, this year’s summit is... Read More
17 Sep 2020
--- PepsiCo has launched an enhanced water called Driftwell that uses L-Theanine and magnesium to help consumers relax, de-stress and sleep better. The FMCG giant affirms that its brand aims to drive an essential wellness... Read More
16 Sep 2020
--- Wellness brand Liweli has created water-soluble cannabidiol (CBD) drink mixes for plant-based relief from aches and pains, in a move that “specifically goes against industry norms.”
15 Sep 2020
--- Packaging is differentiating Memory+ from Mars Edge’s existing CocoaVia supplement portfolio, while still aligning with the core brand. The branding from Straight Forward Design helps highlight the new products’... Read More
11 Sep 2020
--- A new processing technique can enrich the omega 3 fatty acid content in a range of foods, without changing important sensory values. It works by boosting the quality of active ingredients of the polyunsaturated fatty acids... Read More
04 Sep 2020
--- Lycrored is addressing urinary and sleep issues in men with the launch of LycoComfort. Made with standardized tomato extract and natural phytosterols, the offering is touted as aiding holistic wellness. Prostate health and... Read More
04 Sep 2020
--- This week in nutrition news, Unilever finalized its plans to acquire nutrition and wellness company Liquid IV, while Lactalis Ingredients published its 2019 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) report. Meanwhile, AIDP is... Read More
02 Sep 2020
--- Presenting a promising alternative to cannabidiol (CBD), Amyris has successfully scaled up the commercial production of cannabigerol (CBG), which is produced via industrial fermentation. The US-based company expects to... Read More
02 Sep 2020
--- Nitrosigine may improve cognitive performance following intense exercise according to a new clinical study from Nutrition21. The results, published in the Journal of Exercise and Nutrition, could open new opportunities in... Read More
01 Sep 2020
--- Inner well-being is a multifaceted sector in the nutrition industry, encompassing topics from gut and brain health to beauty-from-within. This blend of major industry trends makes it more challenging to pinpoint the market... Read More
28 Aug 2020
--- Probi has issued clinical results demonstrating newfound potential stress-alleviation properties of its probiotic strain L. Plantarum, HEAL9. In a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled clinical study, the trial showed... Read More
18 Aug 2020
--- Israeli start-up InnoBev has introduced BioLift, a beverage featuring natural ingredients, to help consumers maintain energy levels throughout the day and avoid a “post-lunch dip.” Using the science of... Read More
17 Aug 2020
--- What happens when trends around coffee, personalized nutrition and cannabidiol (CBD) merge? US-based Serda’s Coffee Co. has come up with a novel way to infuse any type of coffee with any amount of CBD based on the... Read More
13 Aug 2020
--- Just one 300 mg dose of Nektium Pharma’s Zynamite significantly improves performance in a range of cognitive tasks, including those related to attention and memory. This has been revealed in a new study, which examined... Read More
12 Aug 2020
--- Cannabidiol (CBD) has rapidly entered mainstream awareness and is now intersecting with sports nutrition. Two new US CBD brands are closely aligning their images with that of athletes, while a recent study notes that the... Read More
06 Aug 2020
--- Concern over COVID-19 has led to a rise in consumers’ stress levels and ultimately put a strain on overall brain health. In light of this, demands for ingredients that boost the mood and help manage stress have come... Read More
06 Aug 2020
--- Brain-focus baby snack brand Cerebelly has expanded its portfolio to 1,500 Target retailers throughout the US. Each Cerebelly baby food serving contains up to 18 targeted nutrients, supporting babies’ sight, hearing,... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- US-based Santé Laboratories has become the first laboratory to test Texas-grown hemp for total tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), according to the company. Addressing the needs of the hemp industry, which is just taking... Read More
05 Aug 2020
--- The convergence of the COVID-19 pandemic with evolving eating behaviors is expanding the scope of the superfoods market. As consumer awareness of vitamin and mineral synergies expands, demand for superfoods that aid in the... Read More
04 Aug 2020
--- The potential adverse health effects of a high caffeine concentration in food supplements should not be overlooked, according to a new Dutch report. The assessment shows that consuming caffeine food supplements could result... Read More