The allergen-free food product company received the certification for its new Grain & Seed Bars
April 20, 2018
Palm oil is the most used vegetable oil in the world, according to World Wildlife Fund, and is found in everything from ice cream to laundry detergent. Unfortunately, conventional production has resulted in significant negative environmental and social impact, including large-scale deforestation that’s endangering the future of orangutans.
TIC Gums’ new Simplistica ingredient systems address gluten free, vegan trends; include hydrocolloids, starches, proteins and sweeteners
February 28, 2018
With Simplistica ingredient systems from TIC Gums, food and beverage developers can better align their formulation and label claim goals with the attributes of the ingredients they use. Simplistica systems also make it possible for food developers to make use of the legendary customer service from TIC Gums in a more comprehensive way.
A “chef-inspired” culinary innovation, Rich Products launched a complete liquid dairy alternative for professional kitchens
December 21, 2017
Making its debut under the company’s Culinary Solutions sub-brand, the new Plant Based Cooking Creme is a breakthrough for the foodservice industry, said Carolyn Tomlinson, the senior marketing manager in Rich’s Foodservice Division who steered the product’s development.
Safe + Fair Food Company introduces “The Kid’s Stuff” clean label, free-from line
December 4, 2017
The Safe + Fair Food Company, Chicago, creator of non-GMO, clean label and allergy-friendly foods, announced the launch of the first two brands in its portfolio: The Kid's Stuff and Good to Give. These brands are the first rollout in the company's expanding line of free-from products, created to serve the millions of families impacted by food allergies, with safe foods at fair prices.
Clean label brand, launched in March 2016, gains distribution
November 28, 2017
In March, Free From Fellows introduced sugar-free, gelatin-free and gluten-free Gummy Bears, Cola Bottles and Midget Gems. These stevia-sweetened, vegan candies do not contain artificial colors and flavors.
The market for allergy-free or free-from foods has moved from a relatively specialist status to mainstream in just a short period of time. In particular, those products with gluten-free and lactose-free positions are establishing strong presence.
New facility helps Riceland Foods, Riviana replace wheat-based ingredients for the gluten free market
August 28, 2017
Riceland Foods and Riviana Foods Inc. announced a multi-million dollar investment to build a rice extrusion facility in Jonesboro, Ark., to produce and market high value rice extruded products for domestic and international markets through their Rivland partnership.
The April 2018 issue of Prepared Foods features our cover story on food colorants and the challenges they present to the food industry, along with features on global food flavors and trends, including Latin cuisine, and much more.