2x Consumer Products Growth Partners and 301 Inc Venturing Unit offer investment support
March 16, 2017
D’s Naturals was founded in 2015 by the then 18-year-old serial entrepreneur and fitness enthusiast Daniel Katz (“D”) after realizing he had a dairy sensitivity, a problem plaguing a significant portion of the population.
AAK opens “AAKtion Lab” to help customers ideate, develop new bakery foods, chocolates and confections
March 6, 2017
AAK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high value-adding specialty vegetable fats and oils, officially opened its new innovation center last Thursday, March 2. The facility, named “AAKtion Lab,” is located at the company’s US headquarters in Edison, N.J., and will be the flagship application lab for the company’s co-development process.
Company names Zachary Freed to Confectionery Innovation Team
March 2, 2017
Freed brings more than 6 years of confectionery product development experience to the AAK team, from companies like International Flavors & Fragrances and Uncle Dave’s Ice Cream. Most recently, Freed developed and played a key role in launching innovative confectionery products at Barry Callebaut.