Demand for both health and indulgence signal opportunity to product developlers
October 28, 2020
Breakfast cereals are something of a staple food in North America, with 60% of households saying they are a regular part of their grocery basket. However, times have never been more challenging for these core products as competition for the breakfast dollar has intensified considerably over the past decade or so.
Transaction builds on firm's extensive experience in health and wellness
October 20, 2020
Kainos Capital, a private equity firm focused exclusively on the food and consumer industry, announced that it has agreed to acquire Nutrisystem, the preeminent direct-to-consumer nutrition and weight management brand, from Tivity Health for $575 million.
New frozen fruit smoothie kits bring convenient keto, protein, matcha energy, and extra Vitamin C options to consumers
October 14, 2020
Dole Packaged Foods introduced the first Keto Certified Frozen Fruit Blend, the Dole® Keto Berry Blend, and a line of three new Dole Boosted Blends™. Each is designed to help support nutrition goals and can be used to make a convenient, ready-to-blend smoothie.
New shake contains 30g of protein, 160 calories, 1g of sugar and 24 vitamins and minerals
October 14, 2020
Premier Protein launched a unique-to-category flavor, Cinnamon Roll. With 30g of protein, 160 calories, 1g of sugar and 24 vitamins and minerals, Cinnamon Roll is a for protein lovers to indulge this fall season, while staying on track with health and wellness goals.
Gnosis by Lesaffre fully merges human health capabilities, unveils new business strategy
October 7, 2020
Gnosis by Lesaffre is striving to create a world that moves better, digests better, ages better, feels better, and, ultimately, lives better thanks to microorganisms and biotransformation. Earlier this month, Gnosis by Lesaffre unveiled its new, fully integrated brand and business strategy to help make this vision a reality.
In addition to the website’s updated aesthetics and functionality, Trendincite LLC is offering a downloadable Top 5 2020 Trends & Beyond report
October 5, 2020
Trendincite LLC announces new updates to the company’s website to enhance the overall user experience. Tidbits, Trendincite’s newsletter, is now Trend Articles and Amy Marks-McGee’s Trendincite Xchange blog is now Personal Musings. Both sections have been redesigned to be visually appealing and easily searchable.
Innovative omega-3 with ahiflower oil is now available in vegan soft gels
September 30, 2020
The professional-grade supplements are for active individuals who are seeking a healthy lifestyle. In addition to the vegan omega-3 Ahiflower oil, the product line features performance products, pre- and post-workout support, a whey protein isolate, collagen + enzymes, and other formulas that focus on other areas of wellness such as brain and joint health.
Nebraska facility will produce high-quality protein isolates primarily for the nutrition, health and wellness categories
September 18, 2020
Jorgen Kokke, executive vice president, global specialties and president of North America, and Jim Zallie, Ingredion’s president and CEO, officially unveiled the company’s latest state-of-the-art plant-based protein manufacturing facility in South Sioux City, Neb., with members from the company’s senior management team as well as its board of directors. The newly opened facility will produce high-quality protein isolates primarily for the nutrition, health and wellness categories.
Hilo is an emerging and innovative player in the nutrition and wellness category
September 16, 2020
Highlander Partners, L.P., a middle market private equity firm based in Dallas, announced the acquisition of Hilo Nutrition, Inc. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Hilo is an emerging and innovative player in the nutrition and wellness category.