Investor appetite for alternative proteins remains strong despite challenging macroeconomic and market conditions
March 15, 2023
Over the past decade, the alternative protein industry has seen rapid growth in investor interest, with a total of $14.2 billion invested globally. Despite a high variance, investment in alternative proteins has doubled on average year over year. Amid challenging market conditions, alternative protein investment decelerated over the past year (alongside the 35% decline in overall global venture funding), decreasing from $5.1 billion in 2021 to $2.9 billion in 2022.
The company's MUD protein coffee line updates its name and look, while maintaining a fan favorite recipe
March 1, 2023
Javi's packaging design evolved, drawing inspiration from INFINIT's roots of working with adventure athletes while maintaining the rugged and natural look that has historically graced this coffee-infused formula's packaging.
This month’s collection includes toasted black sesame syrup, Mexican breakfast smoothies and ready-to-drink Vietnamese Coffee
February 22, 2023
“LALA Licuados are the perfect way to start your morning,” said Matt Okeson, head of marketing and R&D for LALA U.S. “With the goodness of oats, real milk, and a blend of real fruits, LALA Licuados are a Hispanic breakfast standard in a convenient ready-to-drink format.”
Major food and beverage brands continue to invest in efforts to understand the human microbiome and its relationship to immune health
January 23, 2023
The science behind understanding what a "healthy" human microbiome looks like, how it is controlled or how it can be changed is an evolving area of research. Recipients of the Danone North America Fellowship Grant support these efforts by exploring how the gut microbiome, yogurt and probiotics help sustain human health and wellness through growth, development, and longevity.
New coffee line uses new methods of espresso brewing coffee extracted using a hybrid cold espresso machine
December 29, 2022
Developed in Korea, the Coffee Blenders Coldpresso uses new methods of espresso brewing coffee extracted using a hybrid cold espresso machine, a unit innovated to create coffee that harnesses the advantages of both espresso and cold brewed coffee.
Layn introduces instant tea extract powders for foods, beverages
November 30, 2022
Layn Natural Ingredients, one of the world’s largest vertically-integrated manufacturers and innovators of natural, functional botanical extract ingredients and solutions has extended its deep portfolio of tea extracts with its Instant Tea Extract Powder line.
The new product line features trending roasted Japanese-inspired umami and yuzu lemon flavors
November 15, 2022
Featuring small-batched processed and custom-sized whole-leaf grade organic tea sourced from Japan, the new product line builds on the success of Numi’s existing green tea offerings and enables more consumers to discover the distinctive and nuanced flavors of high-quality roasted green teas from Japan.
Florida Food Products (FFP) shared a new insights report from the company’s website. The free download titled, “Meet the Demand for Function and Flavor in Today’s Beverages,” investigates the latest flavor and functionality trends in the beverage industry among today’s consumers.