immune health

30 Jul 2021
--- With the long-anticipated 2020 Olympic Games now underway in Tokyo, Japan, sports nutrition is front of mind. New facets in this space like mental health are picking up traction, while industry eyes the growth potential of... Read More
30 Jul 2021
--- Kirin Beverage Company will launch two immunity beverages in Japan in October. The company asserts the new products are the nation’s first black tea and green tea to be sold as a food with functional claims for immune... Read More
29 Jul 2021
--- Vitafoods Europe is embracing a hybrid format for its comeback this fall. The trade show will combine an in-person program in Geneva, Switzerland (October 5-7) with an online event (October 4-8) targeting visitors around the... Read More
28 Jul 2021
--- The global gut health and personalized nutrition trends are spurring NPD in senior nutrition, particularly in functional food and drinks. This has been exacerbated by the pandemic, with Innova Market Insights’ global... Read More
23 Jul 2021
--- Vitamin K2 is poised to emerge “as one of the most important supplemental nutrients,” following the latest research on its role in immunity and COVID-19. This is according to studies backed by Kappa Bioscience,... Read More
23 Jul 2021
--- Throughout the global COVID-19 pandemic, NutritionInsight is dedicated to bringing its readers all the latest and most relevant industry updates. Visit this regularly-updated news feed for the coronavirus information and... Read More
22 Jul 2021
--- COVID-19 has had a major impact on consumer habits around supplementation, stress levels, sleep quality and overall well-being, according to two US surveys.
21 Jul 2021
--- Solabia-Algatech Nutrition is launching BioGlena for immune support – a 100 percent natural beta-glucan ingredient from whole Euglena gracilis algae. The ingredient boasts a high beta-glucan content of over 55 percent,... Read More
19 Jul 2021
--- UK-based Performance Labs is unveiling a probiotic immunity support supplement branded PL-Immune. The product contains key Kyowa Hakko ingredients Immuse and Setria Glutathione and is marketed as a year-round booster to... Read More
16 Jul 2021
--- Giellepi Health Science has created a patented, clinically verified paraprobiotic that enhances adults’ immune system activities without traditional probiotics’ stability concerns.
15 Jul 2021
--- Belgian natural ingredients processor Cosucra is receiving €10 million (US$11.8 million) in a bond issue to strengthen its chicory and pea protein production capacity. The current investment comes from The... Read More
14 Jul 2021
--- Comet Bio has closed its series C funding round at US$22 million, which will allow the company to invest in a dedicated manufacturing facility to grow the supply of its upcycled ingredients, including prebiotic dietary fiber... Read More
13 Jul 2021
--- Spanish biotechnology company AlgaEnergy has signed an investment agreement with Caixa Capital Risc and CDTI to strengthen its position in the microalgae sector. The subsequent capital increase will be used to finance the... Read More
09 Jul 2021
--- Global taste and nutrition heavyweight Kerry has released new dairy-free flavors fortified with probiotics in its Big Train line of beverage mixes for foodservice. The four flavors – horchata, caramel latte, latte and... Read More
09 Jul 2021
--- This week in nutrition news, Danone’s specialized nutrition site in Brazil received three environmental certifications from Carbon Trust. Ornua Ingredients Europe partnered with Aymes International on high-protein... Read More
06 Jul 2021
--- Swedish probiotics company Probi is investing approximately NZ$9 million (US$6.4 million) in newly issued shares in Blis Technologies, a New Zealand probiotics company. Blis has clinically documented bacterial strains to... Read More
05 Jul 2021
--- PanTheryx is highlighting the health benefits of its Life’s First Naturals – a line of high-quality nutritional supplements that include cow colostrum. The company is touting a range of over 6,000 studies into... Read More
02 Jul 2021
--- US-based Nature’s Bounty has introduced four nutrition packs that aim to simplify the choices associated with personalized solutions. The suite tackles health areas including sleep, energy and immunity. “For the... Read More
02 Jul 2021
--- The North American food manufacturing sector is ushering in “abundant opportunity for prebiotics,” including functional food. Speaking with NutritionInsight, Doug King, senior sales manager North America at... Read More
02 Jul 2021
--- Microalgae-based ingredients producer Microphyt will build “the world’s largest” fully integrated microalgae biorefinery at its headquarters in France. This closely follows a €15 million (US$17.7... Read More