DuPont Life Sciences & Specialties
31 Jan 2023 --- SimpliiGood and Haifa Group have signed a long-term agreement designed to transform the spirulina market. The collaboration is geared toward enhancing sustainability, efficiency and... Read More
NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
05 Apr 2022 --- IFF has completed its acquisition of Health Wright Products, a move set to bring formulation and finished format capabilities to IFF’s Health & Biosciences probiotics.The... Read More
NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
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NUTRITION & HEALTH NEWS
17 Feb 2022 --- IFF Health & Biosciences is slated to acquire formulation and capsule manufacturer Health Wright Products in the first quarter of 2022, subject to customary closing conditions... Read More
FOOD INGREDIENTS NEWS
21 Dec 2021 --- Two years after International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF)’s landmark acquisition of DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences (N&B), the company is exploring a wealth of... Read More
08 Oct 2021 --- IFF Health’s Beau Bogemans and Vanessa Azevedo – who originally hails from DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences – give an update about the mega-merger nearly a year after completion. The new company has married DuPont’s science focus with IFF’s production and extraction expertise. The next year is also set to bring a host of launches, including products with women’s health, digestion, immunity and detox positionings.
09 May 2019 --- DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences is putting forward its hydrocolloid portfolio as a key solution to providing appropriate nutrition to those suffering from dysphagia – the medical term for swallowing difficulties. Leonardo Rubio Anselmi, Strategic Marketing Manager at DuPont, tells NutritionInsight at Vitafoods Europe that the company sees particularly strong potential for xanthan gum and gellan gum, in the creation of products that are easier to swallow.
18 Oct 2018 --- Digestive health was another key theme a key theme at Vitafoods Asia. The role for probiotics and prebiotics in addressing metabolic health syndrome remains on the rise. “Some of the most recent studies focused on metabolic health and the effect on things like diabetes, weight management and more. That is where we see a lot of interest. A recent study involved more than 400 studies given probiotics for more than 6 months. If you look at the build-up of fat mass, you see a significant loss in both the probiotic group and another where probiotics are combined with polydextrose,” says Anders Henriksson of DuPont Health & Nutrition, who presented at the Vitafoods Asia conference on this study.
23 May 2018 --- DuPont Nutrition & Health highlighted the role for probiotics in senior nutrition. “At DuPont, we have a probiotic product called Howaru Protect Senior. We recently published a meta-analysis where we researched how this strain affects the cellular immune health of healthy seniors. In this meta-analysis we pooled data from four clinical trials. The results were that it was highly efficacious in enhancing the key immune cells fighting against bacterial and viral infections,” says Liisa Lehtoranta at the company.
15 May 2017 --- DuPont and partners showcased a landmark project on nutrition, packaging and the circular economy at Interpack 2017. The Virtuous Circle project report was launched ahead of leading global packaging forum. The project kicked-off in October 2016 with the delivery of the first wave of FUTURELIFE Smart food pouches to South African schools. These innovative multilayer film pouches are used to provide drinking water and a nutritious meal in one package that can be easily transported over long distances to remote areas and requires no need for refrigeration.
18 Jan 2021 --- The probiotics sector was ripe with innovation this week. NutritionInsight’s NewsBite podcast details DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences newly launched Howaru Calm, a probiotic designed to help dietary supplement manufacturers formulate products that support relaxation. Also, a study from Singapore created probiotic-infused coffee and tea.Read moreDuPont N&B launches Howaru Calm to tackle stress and support mental well-beingFreeze-drying specialist explores applications within the booming probiotics marketResearchers ferment gut-friendly tea and coffee with probiotics
16 Nov 2020 --- 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 probiotics could boost sports performanceMultivitamin efficacy all in our heads? Industry lashes back at study finding no improvementsBeyond fertility: Women’s health market broadens as industry flags major potential
14 Sep 2020 --- 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 guidelines to slash calories by 20%DuPont experts weigh in on probiotics and delivery formats at Vitafoods
13 Jul 2020 --- This week’s episode of NutritionInsight’s concise NewsBite podcast delves into HMO supplementation for adults, father-focused health demands and fermented collagen in encapsulated formats being the key to increased bioavailability. Read more:DuPont accelerates HMO research for oral care and adult supplementationAn untapped opportunity? Paternal health steps into the spotlightFermented collagen supplement touts “unmatched” bioavailability
01 Jul 2020 --- DuPont’s new lactase enzyme solutions answer the growing consumer demand for dairy products that are lactose-free, as well as offering a more desirable nutritional profile in terms of sugar and fiber content. Bonlacta is DuPont’s latest North American enzyme, while flagship lactase Nurica launched in Europe at the end of 2019. Introducing this webinar, Lu Ann Williams, Director of Insights and Innovation at Innova Market Insights, also shares how the market researcher’s Top Ten Trends for 2020 are impacting themes around reformulation in innovation.