tech & innovation

28 Feb 2024
--- US-based food science company Glanbia Nutritionals introduces OptiATP, a new optimized form of Adenosine 5-Triphosphate (ATP) that is stable in low pH/high acid and high heat ready-to-drink beverage processing environments.... Read More
27 Feb 2024
--- Ocean conservationists and environmentalists are currently negotiating with the UK satellite company Iridium to stop providing real-time tracking through its short-burst data services to the tuna fishing industry in the... Read More
19 Feb 2024
--- A growing body of research supports the various health benefits of bioactives — molecules or active compounds found in plants and fungi. At the same time, extracting these compounds from plants can be expensive and... Read More
12 Feb 2024
--- Researchers developed a new tool — microbeMASST — that instantly matches microbes to the metabolites they produce without prior knowledge, using a database of over 60,000 microorganisms. The tool, presented in a... Read More
12 Feb 2024
--- Hologram Sciences will integrate its Nutrition Multimodal Language Model (NuMLM) in healthcare settings to provide accurate, real-time nutritional monitoring at scale. The company is preparing for the first clinical... Read More
01 Feb 2024
--- To promote healthy eating and minimize food waste, data insights company Nuvilab has developed AI food scanners for the food service industry. With applications in schools, healthcare and cafeterias, these scanners assess... Read More
31 Jan 2024
--- US-based Superbrewed Food has obtained a US patent for its postbiotic protein ingredient as a “composition of matter” product, granting the company 18 years of market exclusivity for the production, use and... Read More
11 Jan 2024
--- The dairy protein market is experiencing significant growth as applications extend beyond sports nutrition and into holistic health, gut health and functional and fortifying ingredient categories. Additionally, advancements... Read More
20 Dec 2023
--- SNP Therapeutics is unveiling a personalized prenatal nutrition plan based on women’s genetic makeup. The company says its Genate Prenatal Nutrition will complement its already successful Genate genetic testing... Read More
30 Nov 2023
--- Awareness about the health implications of consuming conventional meat is encouraging consumers to incorporate healthier and more sustainable foods into their diets. Formulators are leaning toward low-energy processing... Read More
16 Nov 2023
--- Boncha Bio has announced a strategic partnership with dsm-firmenich in a move to transform the dietary supplement market with the introduction of candyceuticals — a concept that combines sweetened taste sensations... Read More
11 Oct 2023
--- In the active ingredients and healthcare spaces, innovation is the key to industry progression. At the CPhI trade show in Barcelona, Spain, October 24-26, leaders in the field are set to showcase cutting-edge developments,... Read More
04 Oct 2023
--- Novella is set to introduce its line of cell-cultivated berry-derived bioactives. The nutri-tech start-up claims its sustainable and environmentally friendly cultured nutrition compounds – grown as intact cells in a... Read More
14 Jul 2023
--- Packaging and processing solutions provider Syntegon is launching a high-output capsule filling machine in Europe and North America to meet the growing demand for high filling capacity in the supplement and nutraceutical... Read More
24 Mar 2023
--- Connected packaging technologies could become a key enabler of supply train traceability and environmental sustainability targets but are restrained by ineffective legislation, according to SharpEnd and CEO and... Read More
06 Dec 2022
--- Vantage Nutrition, an ACG Group company, has acquired US-based manufacturer AquaCap, from Nestlé Health Science. AquaCap is a leading contract manufacturer of liquid-filled capsules within the US nutritional... Read More
04 Nov 2022
--- Protecting medical and pharmaceutical solutions while driving up the environmental sustainability of packaging was a major theme at this year’s CPHI trade show in Frankfurt, Germany. During the event this week, we... Read More
04 Oct 2022
--- Gatorade has launched a Gx bottle that tracks personalized hydration needs and indicates to athletes when to drink with a light-up cap. The bottle is an addition to their Gx range, designed for athletes to fulfill their... Read More
14 Feb 2022
--- The European Commission (EC) is launching a stakeholder platform to promote algae use for nutrition and packaging. Called EU4Algae, the project aims to accelerate business development and consumer awareness in the EU. The EC... Read More
19 Jan 2022
--- Israel-based ImpacX is launching a pilot of its 2.0 technology, aiming to “revolutionize” both packaging and nutrition. The company is using smart packaging that allows for personalization,... Read More