Consumers are looking for nutritious and delicious products with enhanced protein that also taste good. They also seek non-GMO, gluten-free, vegetarian and sustainably sourced ingredients in the products they purchase.
Coconut water concentrate is a flexible, functional ingredient that helps nutrition bars
February 20, 2017
Ready to amp up your nutrition bar with a positive charge? Coconut water concentrate (CWC) is full of electrolytes, nutrients and binding properties, making it easy to see why iTi Tropicals has identified this as a new application.
Consumer survey shows almonds rank as top nut for pairing with milk, dark and white chocolate
February 20, 2017
Chocolate products with almonds are the preference of consumers around the world, according to two recent studies from the Almond Board of California (ABC). The same research concluded that happiness, taste and stress reduction are the top three reasons consumers eat chocolate, which they are consuming an average of 10.6 times per month.1 Taste and experience play a significant role when consumers are selecting what type of chocolate they’d like
Milne offers unique fruit and vegetable concentrate flavors that are deliciously different
February 6, 2017
Milne offers unique fruit and vegetable concentrate flavors that are deliciously different. With fresh, natural taste and clean labels, these three distinctive concentrates have no added sugar and are ideal for beverage bases, extenders, sports and rehydration drinks, healthy smoothies and functional water flavors.
Inclusions maker Parker Products breaks ground for new plant, expects to triple capacity
December 21, 2016
Parker Products, a leading provider of inclusions and other specialty ingredients for the baking, dairy, beverage, confectionery, and RTE and snack industries, has broken ground for 90,000-square-foot facility.
Naturex uses HiE to showcase three-step approach to health, nutrition
December 1, 2016
Naturex sources, manufactures and markets natural specialty ingredients for the food, beverage and health and cosmetic industries. The company actively supports the global shift to natural by directly addressing key consumer expectations through an offer built on two main focus areas: “My Natural Food” and “My Natural Selfcare.”
Raisin consumption may lower postprandial glucose and blood pressure levels
November 17, 2016
"Raisins are excellent food choices for most individuals, including those with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)," said James W. Anderson, MD, Professor of Medicine and Clinical Nutrition, Emeritus, University of Kentucky.