This section presents health news, new ingredients, research and new products as classified by functional ingredient type. These ingredients include antioxidants; bioactives; botanicals; dietary fiber & prebiotics; fruits, nuts & vegetables; grains & seeds; minerals, nutritional lipids, fats & oils; probiotics; proteins, collagen, amino acids & peptides; and vitamins & vitamin-like products.
Today’s consumers are rarely satisfied with just a thirst-quenching drink when they crave a beverage. They’re seeking healthful extras that target everything from immunity to mood issues, from energy to meal replacement. And of course, they want plenty of flavor with few calories.
The new macronutrient-balanced shake is all-natural, dairy-free, gluten-free, soy-free, non-GMO, vegan
September 8, 2021
Kyäni Origin features a premium plant-based protein blend made from fava beans, peas, pumpkin, and sunflower seeds to support strong muscles, help fuel metabolism, help maintain a healthy weight, and support healthy blood sugar levels.
The new collagen is an easy-to-digest and regenerative supplement that contains bovine hide peptides, hyaluronic acid, and mct oil powder for bone, joint, skin, hair, nail and overall wellness
September 1, 2021
Designer Protein, a source for nutrient-filled protein powders, introduced Designer Collagen, an easy-to-digest and regenerative wellness supplement available. Designer Collagen is available in three flavors: French Vanilla, Toffee Swirl and Beautifully Unflavored.
New seed funding propels the brand's expansion beyond coffee-based products to offer an indulgent Matcha beverage made with health benefits
September 1, 2021
A blend of USDA organic ceremonial grade matcha and adaptogens, Taika's Matcha Latte is a canned matcha to enter the market made with zero added sugars and a creamy, housemade macadamia milk high in healthy fats and protein.
The collagen and protein boosting solution tastes like a fresh batch of Entenmann's® cookies
August 18, 2021
Obvi teamed up with Entenmann's®, a quintessential brand in baked goods, to bring consumers a collagen-boosting solution inspired by a classic treat. Obvi and Entenmann's® launched a collaborative flavor of Obvi's cult-favorite collagen protein powder, Entenmann's® x Obvi Super Collagen Protein Powder | Chocolate Chip Cookie.
Omya is able to develop tailored products that meet both current market trends and customer need
August 11, 2021
At this year’s SupplySide West, mineral expert Omya will highlight a range of specialties from its US distribution portfolio, such as Berriotics™, DNA-certified botanical extracts; and a novel kombucha powder. With these offerings and its comprehensive formulation know-how, Omya is able to develop tailored products that meet both current market trends and customer needs.