sports nutrition

26 May 2020
--- The microbiome’s importance in supporting overall health and wellness is continuously highlighted, with experts flagging its potential in ameliorating stress and improving sleeping patterns. Examining the emerging area... Read More
22 May 2020
--- The sports nutrition market is persevering despite the effects of COVID-19, with ingredient producer Prosol highlighting the role of dietary nucleotides in fighting fatigue, which can weaken the immune system. Meanwhile, NPD... Read More
14 May 2020
--- The sports nutrition market is presenting a mixed picture in terms of how it has fared amid COVID-19, which has seen the temporary closure of gyms and sports in numerous countries. This is according to Dr. Adam Carey, Chair... Read More
14 May 2020
--- Gencor’s palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) ingredient, called Levagen+, has demonstrated almost double absorption potential when administered via Pharmako Biotechnologies’ Lipisperse dispersion technology. This is... Read More
07 May 2020
--- With the importance of immunity becoming more pronounced in light of the COVID-19 outbreak, dairy players are spotlighting how overall health and wellness can be bolstered by their products – including lactoferrin... Read More
29 Apr 2020
--- As the sports nutrition category reaches increasingly broader audiences, segmentation occurs as a result of the increasingly varied consumer needs and preferences. Notably, plant-powered products, clean label innovation and... Read More
29 Apr 2020
--- Gencor’s fenugreek extract Testofen can increase strength, aerobic endurance and lean body mass in healthy, exercising men. This is according to a study published in the Transitional Sports Medicine Journal that tested... Read More
22 Apr 2020
--- The restrictions necessitated by COVID-19 have created difficult financial situations across the nutrition industry, including in the US, where 95 percent of natural products businesses have had their small business loans... Read More
21 Apr 2020
--- Regular, carbohydrate-rich potato-based foods are just as effective as standard sports nutrition products – which are often more expensive – in promoting recovery in female athletes. This is according to a new... Read More
15 Apr 2020
--- Functional ingredients player FrieslandCampina Ingredients (FCI) has unveiled a high concentration protein gel concept, marketed as “a game-changer” for sports nutrition applications. Formulated with FCI’s... Read More
14 Apr 2020
--- NZMP, the global ingredients brand of Fonterra, has addressed an evident rising demand for lower sugar content in protein bars with the addition of three whey and milk protein ingredients to its SureProtein snack bar... Read More
09 Apr 2020
--- Part one of NutritionInsight’s coverage of sports nutrition revealed how COVID-19 is spurring rapid personalization, which could provide an extra opportunity for companies to stand in the increasingly crowded market.... Read More
08 Apr 2020
--- COVID-19 is spurring the rapid personalization of sports nutrition as gyms around the world are increasingly shut and sporting gatherings are banned. This could provide an extra opportunity for companies to stand out from... Read More
08 Apr 2020
--- Mental well-being and its connection to nutrition is fast becoming a top consumer focus. Science is flagging the gut-brain axis link, while ayurvedic tradition is making its way into the food industry, targeting consumers... Read More
20 Mar 2020
--- UK-based Science in Sport (SiS) has unveiled Performance Solutions, a sports research and nutrition service. The platform is designed to “elevate elite teams and athletes to the next level of performance,”... Read More
06 Mar 2020
--- While the sports nutrition market has an established history of addressing the physical needs of athletes, companies are now turning toward mental demands. This was apparent at Nutraceuticals Europe, held in Madrid, Spain... Read More
04 Mar 2020
--- PLT Health Solutions has launched a new formulation of its ingredient Zynamite that has been developed to improve sports performance – in as little as one hour from a single dose. Zynamite PX is a new, patent-pending,... Read More
03 Mar 2020
--- In the context of sustainably sourced nutritional ingredients, effective storytelling opens an essential avenue for companies to convey information about a product’s traceability and naturality. On the subject of... Read More
03 Mar 2020
--- Targeting sports nutrition, US-based Verdure Sciences has launched a multi-prong polyphenol blend coined Restoridyn. The blend is clinically studied in healthy athletes and makes for a synergistic clean label solution, the... Read More
24 Feb 2020
--- Lonza is highlighting how over half of US supplement users now seek products with sustainable origins. The company is set to showcase its range of naturally derived ingredients, capsules and delivery forms at Natural... Read More