31 Jan 2023 --- Natural ingredient manufacturer Alland & Robert signs the We Use Wild pledge, created by NGO TRAFFIC, a specialist in wild plant trade. The company aims to address... Read More
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20 Oct 2022 --- The skin health industry is experiencing changes in consumer demand driven by the COVID-19 pandemic. As fewer products were needed during societal lockdowns, the meaning of... Read More
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13 May 2022 --- Companies are scrambling to obtain the necessary ingredients for their products as supply chain issues, compounded by the Ukraine war and steeply rising inflation, threaten the... Read More
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03 May 2022 --- Nutrition company Nexira is broadening its acacia capacities, having invested US$10 million into the expansion of its main France-based production facility. The natural ingredients... Read More
07 Oct 2021 --- Julie Imperato unveils Nexira’s latest ingredient innovation at Vitafoods Europe 2021 – a combination of clove and immortelle positioned to protect the liver. She details how the company’s R&D team uncovered the botanicals’ potent synergy and forecasts a bright future for innovation in the liver health arena.
13 May 2020 --- In light of COVID-19, Nexira is throwing the spotlight on its line of immunity-boosting botanical ingredients, which include acerola extract, baobab and ginseng. Julie Imperato highlights the company also has a new launch in the pipeline and explains how environmental considerations must be taken into account during the sourcing process to ensure optimal product quality.
30 Jan 2020 --- Nexira’s cognitive health supplement Cognivia has been on the market for a few years. Now, new clinical trials demonstrate how it is efficient one hour after intake and will last six to eight hours. The trials will be released in the next few months, Stefan-Emil Sitaru, Sales Manager Health Division at Nexira, details at Food Matters Live 2019 in London, UK.
06 Dec 2018 --- Nexira launched a baobab product as the company’s latest superfruit. “It combines well with other Nexira’s superfruits thanks to its antioxidant properties and high nutrient content. Organic certified and sustainably harvested in Africa this new ingredient will be a perfect source of inspiration for your new product developments,” the company writes. The baobab superfruit has been enjoying an NPD resurgence, boosted by renewed interest in the digestive health and low GI space, as well its strong potential for use in the sports nutrition market. Baobab – which is touted as offering low GI appeal, a high dietary fiber content and for being rich in vitamin C – has seen annual growth of 53 percent in NPD, according to Innova Market Insights data.
24 May 2021 --- Pioneer in scientific research on the nutritional and health benefits of acacia, Nexira has demonstrated for the first time the performing synergistic prebiotic effect of ACACIA with BAOBAB. inavea™ baobab acacia acts as a friendly microflora regulator effective in creating and restoring the beneficial gut balance.
30 Nov 2015 --- Fibregum™ by Nexira is a natural and GMO-free source of 90-percent soluble dietary fiber from acacia tree gum. Recent experiments conducted by Nexira showed innovative health benefits of Fibregum™ and how it reinforces the gut barrier.
- The gut barrier is one of the most important components of the immune system. Gut microbiota plays a key role in the gut barrier by allowing the body to tolerate a large amount of antigens. Recent research by Nexira demonstrates the physiological properties of Fibregum™ on gut permeability.
02 Feb 2015 --- Fibregum™ acacia gum is a source of prebiotic, soluble dietary fiber from all natural, non GMO acacia trees. With a guaranteed 90% minimum fiber content, Fibregum™ is a clean label ingredient and available in certified organic grades. Clinical studies have demonstrated numerous health benefits from Fibregum™, including prebiotic properties at a dose of 5-10 g/day. Plus, Fibregum is an exceptionally gentle fiber, even up to 50g/day, making it a perfect replacement for other fibers that consumers report cause gas, bloating, flatulence and other intestinal discomfort.
22 Mar 2021 --- This NewsBite delves into BASF Venture Capital’s investment in synthetic biotech company Bota Biosciences. Nutricosmetics are also in the spotlight, with Nexira unveiling its NutriBeauty Range and Givaudan Active Beauty launching Chronoglow powered by AI. Meanwhile, BioCell Technology underscored the importance of clinical backing and branded ingredients in consumer packaged goods partnerships.