children's nutrition

01 Dec 2020
--- The infant nutrition market is reflecting trends trailblazed in the adult market including gut health, immunity, plant-based and organic. In light of these adoptions, experts from Lallemand Health Solutions, FrieslandCampina... Read More
27 Nov 2020
--- Unilever has agreed to acquire SmartyPants Vitamins, a US-based supplement company. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed and the acquisition is subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions.
27 Nov 2020
--- In nutrition news this week, Lallemand Health Solutions’ probiotic Iballicus+ gained three new digestive health claims. Meanwhile, Sabinsa began offering test results detecting glyphosate in nutraceutical products to... Read More
25 Nov 2020
--- Early childhood nutrition company Gerber, part of Nestlé, has launched tailored subscription-based food boxes coupled with nutritional education. The move comes amid a heightened demand for healthier infant foods,... Read More
25 Nov 2020
--- Nutritional Growth Solutions (NGS) is introducing its Healthy Height protein shake to the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market. Healthy Height has been clinically shown to increase healthy children’s height. The launch includes... Read More
24 Nov 2020
--- Some of the largest food companies have joined forces to slam UK government proposals that could see online junk food ads – including products high in fat, sugar and salt (HFSS) food – banned in Britain. Major... Read More
17 Nov 2020
--- Lallemand’s probiotic blend, Lacidofil, may help reduce a predisposition to anxiety caused by early life stress, according to a study on rodents published in Behaviour Research and Therapy. The research builds on a... Read More
16 Nov 2020
--- “Tailored to Fit” is one of Innova Market Insights’ Top Trends for 2021, bringing personalized nutrition further into the spotlight and highlighting differences in generational preferences within this... Read More
13 Nov 2020
--- Clinical nutrition specialist Kate Farms has raised US$51 million in Series B funding to help meet the increasing demand for plant-based options across industries. The funding round for the manufacturer of organic,... Read More
06 Nov 2020
--- Moving nutritional labeling from the back to the front of food packaging may incentivize food producers to competitively improve the quality of their ingredients throughout market categories, according to a new US study.
03 Nov 2020
--- Pregnant women’s vitamin D levels could be associated with their children’s IQ, suggesting that higher vitamin D levels may lead to greater childhood IQ scores.
30 Oct 2020
--- COVID-19 has prompted parents to spend more money on immunity products for their children. At the other end of the age spectrum, older people are particularly at risk, which has created new salience for the healthy aging... Read More
29 Oct 2020
--- Global health enterprise Bayer is launching Mission 1000+, a campaign to raise awareness of nutrition’s importance in child development.
27 Oct 2020
--- The female fertility market presents a major opportunity for the nutrition industry to provide targeted, personalized supplements that could improve birth rates and health in pregnancy, according to Cambridge Diagnostic... Read More
21 Oct 2020
--- Envara Health will launch a medical food called Encala later this month. Its aim is to address fat malabsorption in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) and other exocrine pancreatic diseases.Envara Health CEO and co-founder... Read More
20 Oct 2020
--- A blend of two of Nestlé Health Science (NHSc)’s human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) positively shapes the gut microbiome of infants with cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA).
20 Oct 2020
--- Irish researchers have found millions of microplastics are releasing from infant-feeding bottles (IFBs) during formula preparation. Moreover, they note a strong relationship between heat and microplastic release, meaning... Read More
14 Oct 2020
--- DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences (DuPont N&B) has demonstrated the importance of probiotic strain specificity, even within a sub-species, when related to the efficient use of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs). The... Read More
12 Oct 2020
--- Over 100 experts have signed Sustain’s open letter calling on the UK government to ensure that children can access healthy and nutritious food. The letter details five policy measures to be included in the... Read More
09 Oct 2020
--- Maternal nutrition is in the spotlight thanks to a lactation cookie launch and a study flagging the effects of sugary beverage consumption on breastfeeding. NutritionInsight speaks with both parties about the nutritional... Read More