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.
Arla Foods’ new single whey protein solution addresses protein bar texture deterioration
July 10, 2018
The sports bars category, which includes protein bars, has enjoyed a period of strong growth. According to Euromonitor International, value sales rose by an average of 7.8% a year between 2012 and 2017.
The biennial, four-day program gives attendees an in-depth farm to fork review of eggs and egg products
July 2, 2018
The course material covers eggs from their initial formation all the way through to packaging for industrial use. The program is intended for those involved in the egg industry, egg processing, allied industries and foodservice (including bakers, food formulators and chefs.)
SternMaid America and its sister companies using IFT Food Expo 2018 to showcase everything from on-trend ingredients to contract manufacturing
June 14, 2018
SternMaid America will present its wide range of customer-specific contract manufacturing services, while sister companies Hydrosol, SternEnzym, SternVitamin and Sternchemie all will exhibit trend-oriented food ingredients. These include individual stabilizing and texturing systems for vegan products, trendy vitamin and mineral premixes for different consumer demands, clean label lecithins and oils, and innovative enzyme systems for the efficient and economical manufacture of food products. At their shared IFT Booth #S671, visitors can get customized problem solutions and new inspiration.
All of these consumers are looking to improve nutritional intake and/or some aspects of health, wellbeing, performance, muscle growth and recovery from exercise. Of course, the sports nutrition market also is growing because of rising product distribution in mainstream outlets in all major markets. Previously, many products were relegated to sales through specialist health outlets (such as GNC) gyms and health clubs.
Clean label egg ingredients offer functional, nutritious, readily available and affordable protein-based ingredients for applications from appetizers to desserts
May 30, 2018
Attendees will get to taste and see the functional benefits of eggs in different applications, including Mini Asiago & Rosemary Cloud Bread Bites. This gluten-free, low-carb Cloud Bread gets its soft and fluffy, cloud-like texture from eggs.
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