2019 saw the conversation around cannabidiol (CBD) reach a fever pitch following the loosening of hemp’s regulatory constraints, with big and small players quickly showing interest in this burgeoning market. Gut health continued to be a primary industry focus, with numerous developments in the fiber and probiotic space. Environmental concerns became increasingly vocalized within the nutrition arena, as eco-conscious consumption patterns such as the controversial EAT-Lancet diet explored new ways to sustainably feed the ballooning population. NutritionInsight takes a closer look at the 20 nutritional stories that made the most noise in 2019.
Nutraceuticals Europe, held in Madrid, Spain, March 4 to 5, is an international event for the industry of functional ingredients, novel foods and finished products. The show was filled with launches, presentations and new business developments. The visitors included manufacturers of nutraceutical, dietary, pharmaceutical and cosmetic products; distributors; wholesalers;...View More
Now in its 33rd year, Fi Europe & Ni has become one of the key ingredient shows for the industry – welcoming over 27,000 attendees, 1,700 exhibitors and 15,000 ingredients. Key themes at the show this year included a drive for clean label solutions couched within naturality, as well as sugar reduction and nutritional ingredients for healthy aging. The show also...View More
Food Matters Live 2019 is dedicated to creating cross-sector connections focused on the future of food, drink and sustainable nutrition. The event, held in London, UK, November 19-20, gathered industry players to feature the latest international innovations in the food and drink ingredients arena as well as nutraceuticals space. Key experts hosted a series of networking...View More
SupplySide West 2019 (SSW), held in Las Vegas, Nevada, US, on October 10 to 15, is one of the largest gatherings of health and nutrition professionals. The trade show welcomed over 17,000 industry professionals and over 1,300 exhibiting companies featuring thousands of ingredients and solutions. Targeting the dietary supplement, food, beverage, personal care and sports...View More