Coffee and tea company introduces two new wellness lines
July 22, 2020
Teeccino herbal coffees and teas contain high quality, non-GMO, organic ingredients and prebiotics, without any artificial flavors, preservatives, chemicals or stimulants. The product aims to meet the needs of those who want rich, bold flavor without the effects of caffeine and acidity.
Chobani launches portfolio of nutritional foods and drinks, including probiotic drinks and lactose-free greek yogurts
July 22, 2020
Chobani announced several new food and drink innovations that harness the power of good food with nutritional value. Innovations debuting at grocery and retail stores nationwide include Chobani Probiotic, refreshing and fruity plant-based beverages, and Chobani Complete, lactose-free Greek Yogurt food and drinks filled with protein and amino acids.
MegaKids Microbiome & XFactor Kids were developed for growing bodies and minds
July 15, 2020
Kids are notorious for being picky eaters. Colorful vegetables aren't something kids typically ask for. This extension of Plexus’ XFactor Kids is dedicated to providing parents with an easy way to help supplement nutrient gaps and support growing, healthy kids.
Comet Bio announces positive clinical trial results for its prebiotic Arrabina™
May 20, 2020
Comet Bio announced successful completion of its randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover clinical trial evaluating the gastrointestinal (GI) tolerability and prebiotic effects of its Arabinoxylan Plant Fiber Extract, Arrabina™. Results reveal that consumers can take up to 12g per day of ArrabinaTM with no negative gut or bowel reaction. The study also found that Arrabina™ promotes the growth of bifidobacteria, confirming its prebiotic function.
Consumer insights confirm that BENEO’s Palatinose meets consumer demands for an alternative carbohydrate
May 20, 2020
US consumers recognize that not all carbohydrates are alike. In a recent survey conducted on behalf of BENEO, it was shown that consumers differ in their perspectives between various kinds of carbohydrates and are aware of alternative sugars. In fact, half of US consumers believe carbohydrates that are more slowly released are better for health.
FrieslandCampina Ingredients has a robust digestive health portfolio, including dairy-derived galactooligosaccharide and Human Milk Oligosaccharide (HMO) 2'FL
April 30, 2020
The Global Prebiotic Association (GPA), the international trade association representing prebiotic manufacturers, brands and allied partners, announced that FrieslandCampina Ingredients has joined the organization at the Member level.
Food trends report highlights how the food industry continues to experiment with novel and unusual ingredients
March 24, 2020
A Star is Born is one of Innova Market Insights Top Ten Trends for 2020 (number 8), highlighting how the food industry continues to experiment with novel and unusual ingredients in order to move them into the mainstream. This trend is driven by rising consumer familiarity and acceptance of their roles and potential benefits.
Premium herbal supplements company introduces hemp & herbs and digestive products at 2020 Natural Products Expo West
February 26, 2020
Gaia Herbs, a natural herbal brand, will unveil two new product lines – Hemp & Herbs, which consists of three unique condition-specific formulas, as well as three new digestive products – at Natural Products Expo West on March 3–7.
Nexira continues scientific studies to add acacia gum as a dietary fiber in the new US Nutrition Facts Labeling regulation that came into effect on Jan. 1, 2020
February 7, 2020
On Jan. 31, 2020, after a review of scientific research made available in a citizen petition initiated by Nexira and submitted in 2019, the FDA considered that the body of evidence brought by acacia gum manufacturers is not yet sufficient and seeks further evidence to support the dietary fiber status of acacia gum.