To put the market for kids' food and beverage in context, it is estimated that retail sales of all food and beverages in the U.S. will reach $639 billion with kids' food and beverages accounting for roughly 3.5% of sales. In 2013, total value of kids' food and beverage is estimated to be worth $23.2 billion.
SupplySide West talk highlights Watson expertise on microencapsulation for custom nutrient premixes
October 27, 2014
Watson Inc. was honored to be among industry experts presenting at the recent SupplySide West convention in Las Vegas. Alice Wilkinson, Watson’s vice president of quality and nutritional research and development, addressed the topic, “Key Considerations in the Formulation of Nutrient Premixes and the Benefit of Microencapsulated Nutrients.”
Multisorb’s Pack Expo exhibit highlights clean label technology, where packaging serves as the preservative
October 27, 2014
Multisorb Technologies will showcase sorbent solutions for food and beverage packaging at Pack Expo 2014 in Chicago, Nov. 2-5, 2014. Food product developers and packaging professionals are invited to visit Multisorb at Booth 4143.
Comax Flavors’ new “Protein Power” masking line addresses demand for protein-fortified foods and drinks.
October 20, 2014
According to The NPD Group’s “Protein Perceptions and Needs” report, 78% of U.S. consumers believe that protein contributes to a healthy diet, and more than half of adult consumers want to incorporate more protein into their diets.
Presenters at Prepared Foods’ R&D Seminars focus on flavor science and outline how to use on-trend flavors to appeal to the senses.
October 15, 2014
In his Prepared Foods’ R&D Applications Seminar titled “Exploration and Innovation of Exotic Flavors,” David Michael & Company’s George Ennis, vice president and chief flavor chemist, first discussed what factors are driving flavor innovation and outlined in detail some exciting exotic fruit/botanical flavors.
ON DEMAND: The nation’s COVID pandemic dramatically slowed new food and beverage product development across all channels. Yet the past 12 to 16 months also have brought dramatic and disruptive new technology advances (alternative proteins, cell-based meat, fermentation, algae).