GNT Group using Food Ingredients Europe to show how EXBERRY® Coloring Foods meet some of the biggest global market trends
November 5, 2019
With a selection of eye-catching vegan burgers, pastries and drinks on offer at stand 6C80, GNT will showcase how its EXBERRY® Coloring Foods help manufacturers align with modern trends such as clean label, plant-based, Instagrammability and organic.
Flavorchem talks new ingredients, trends at SupplySide West
November 5, 2019
Flavorchem showcased its organic cold-brew coffee extract in a Honey Graham Cold Brew Coffee Protein Beverage. It featured a natural masking flavor and a natural vanilla enhancer in Spiced Apple Praline Pectin Jellies to address soaring vanilla prices.
Flavor Producers introduces Rutz natural flavor line with plant-based technologies
October 31, 2019
Flavor Producers presented a new theme, Transparently Delicious™, to introduce both its extensive organic line of flavors as well as their versatile and complex tasting Rutz products. At SupplySide West, the new Rutz line was featured in a Root Beer or Juniper Lime seltzer water beverage.
Applied Food Sciences debuts new plant-based protein at SupplySide West
October 29, 2019
Applied Food Sciences (AFS) used the recent SupplySide West convention to introduce CoffeeProtein™, a new plant-based protein at. CoffeeProtein™ is an innovative, organic protein extract from green coffee beans.
TIC showcases texture enhancement solutions at SSW 2019
October 15, 2019
When formulating a plant-based frozen dessert that is also keto-friendly, developers must address a number of common challenges, including high-fat emulsification as well as texture and mouthfeel optimization due to decreased sugar solid content and lack of dairy protein.
ADM showcases on-trend ingredient solutions, sustainability practices at IBIE 2019
September 10, 2019
“In today’s food culture, focus is shifting to conscious consumption and balance, as consumer demand increases for products with simple ingredient lists, positive nutrition values and sustainable sourcing,” says Paula Labine, marketing director, ADM. “Not only does ADM offer solutions to help developers create great-tasting products that meet these requirements, but we can also help customers anticipate and prepare for the challenges that come next.”
AAK showcases flavorful multi-functional fat, oil solutions at IBIE 2019
September 9, 2019
AAK created several great-tasting concepts to showcase AAK’s fat and oil solutions that help bakers create indulgent and better-for-you bakery and non-dairy plant-based products consumers will embrace.
A variety of industry trends are responsible for an uptick in healthy snack options:
There is a growing preference amongst snackers for products that provide more healthful options than typical snacks.
"Free from" remains a top driving trend for healthy-ingredient snack sales, with allergen- and gluten-free claims the most popular.
Protein, bite-sized snacks, and innovative flavors are in high demand.
There has been an increase in the percentage of adults who believe they snack healthier, which has climbed to 30% in the last decade. Relatedly, younger Americans are more likely to believe they eat healthier than are older adults.
Finally, the term "natural" as a marketing tool may have to change if the US Food and Drug Administration adopts regulations concerning the term.