Whole Earth Brands, Inc. is expected to be a global leader in healthy, natural and zero-calorie foods and ingredients
June 26, 2020
Whole Earth Brands, Inc., formerly known as Act II Global Acquisition Corp., announced the completion of its business combination transaction with Flavors Holdings Inc. subsidiaries Merisant Company, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of calorie-FREE and low-calorie sugar substitutes, and MAFCO Worldwide LLC, a leading manufacturer of natural licorice products.
After dining out and trying a new flavor, consumers want to experiment with new tastes at home. American palates have recently taken their dining cues from fiery, authentic flavors of Latin, Asian, African and Indian cuisines.
New appointees include Boet Brinkgreve, president ingredients; Jean-Philippe Lebudel, chief supply chain officer; Gianluca Colombo, chief procurement officer
June 3, 2020
In order to strengthen Firmenich industry leadership in ingredients and drive a new era of excellence, Firmenich appointed Boet Brinkgreve to president of ingredients, effective June 1, 2020. Brinkgreve will continue to report directly to Firmenich CEO, Gilbert Ghostine, as a member of the company’s executive committee.
Advanced Food Systems offers plant-based, flexitarian ingredient solutions
May 29, 2020
The surge in 100% plant-based protein products and flexitarian (incorporating animal and plant protein) products is not a trend, it is here to stay. Plant-based protein is now a multi-billion-dollar industry that is growing at a rate of over 20% per year.
New Mediterranean umami powder cuts salt in snacks
May 29, 2020
With snacking up during the COVID-19 pandemic, reducing the amount of salt in snacks is an on-trend task for snack companies. Salt of the Earth, Ltd., has developed a new, clean-label sodium-reduction ingredient for snack applications.
Stock is defined as a cooking liquid that is flavored by simmering animal bones and/or meat, fish, in water or wine with vegetables typically comprised of onion, celery, and carrots (also known as mirepoix) and sometimes other vegetables (or vegetables alone) until a desired flavor is achieved. T
The spices are pure, extracted spice resins contained in a mini spray bottle for easy use
May 22, 2020
Spray Gourmet, a Florida-based company, is offering a fresh, new look on how consumers make food. In an effort to achieve the best flavor for breakfast, lunch and dinner without having to shop weekly to maintain fresh spices, consumers can now rely on Spray Gourmet Liquid Spices.
Prepared Foods invites you to learn more about the Comax Flavors Confections Study, which included Chocolate Candy, Soft Chew Candy, Hard Candy and Prepackaged Cotton Candy and examined consumers’ behavior, usage and attitudes.
Check out the June 2020 issue of Prepared Foods, featuring our cover story on creating functional flavors with stocks, bases & sauces, consumers’ appetite for beef and other animal proteins, new dairy and dairy alternative offerings, and much more.