Collagen adds versatility, value to everyday foods and drinks, says Gelita
December 4, 2018
Collagen is considered one of the most versatile and important ingredients in modern health and nutrition markets—including its use in functional foods. Although collagen is largely known for its benefits to the human body—ranging from skin health to strength in tendons and ligaments—its use is more commonly associated with nutritional supplements.
Farbest to distribute Jianyuan Foods’ pea protein in North America
November 27, 2018
“For over eight years we have worked closely with Jianyuan to bring their high quality pea protein to the North American market,” says Daniel M. Meloro, Farbest president and chairman. “It is an honor to be named their preferred distributor—allowing us to bring Farbest, our customers, and Jianyuan even closer together.”
Cargill showcasing reduced sugar, clean label drinks, foods at SupplySide West
October 18, 2018
Cargill experts also will be on hand to discuss such topics as the shifting global dairy market, exploring the rise of dairy alternatives, the importance of label-friendly ingredients and transparency, and tracking other key consumer trends.
FrieslandCampina Ingredients’ new whey protein isolate is ideal for protein waters and clear drink applications
October 10, 2018
High protein drinks or waters are among the product concepts that resonate with a growing mainstream consumer base since they offer a healthy, ready-to-go option. From a product development perspective, formulators face difficulties achieving clarity at anything other than very low pH levels and an acceptable taste profile.
Amano’s new Protein Glutaminase “Amano” 500 improves solubility of proteins at low pH levels
September 12, 2018
Founded in 1899, Amano Enzyme is a worldwide enzyme manufacturer with subsidiaries in the USA, Europe, and Asia. Amano Enzyme USA Co., Ltd. supplies high-quality, microbial enzymes for the food, dietary supplement, industrial, diagnostic, and regenerative medicine industries to the Americas.
Everything starts at the ground level. Initial distribution of ingredients was based on regional availability and classic preservation techniques. A return to roots is happening. When the farm-to-table trend hit restaurants, it was a game-changer. The landscape shifted, and specific farms were highlighted on menus. Farmers, in turn, gained name recognition for humanely raised poultry and meats, unique herbs, and heirloom varietals of corn, tomatoes, plums, and other produce.
Amano Enzyme USA uses IFT to showcase line of non-GMO food enzymes
August 20, 2018
Officials say the new non-GMO line joins Amano’s broader portfolio of enzymes—including proteases and lipases—already widely used in food applications. Moreover, new non-GMO enzymes also will be available worldwide through Amano’s various subsidiaries.
The February 2019 issue of Prepared Foods features our cover story on color solutions and how color makers are expanding their offerings. Other features include lipids, sugar reduction in food and beverage formulations, and much more.