18 Jun 2021 --- Kerry Group has agreed to sell its Consumer Foods’ Meats and Meals business in the UK and Ireland to Pilgrim’s Pride for a cash consideration of €819 million (US$976 million). The transaction is expected to close in the final quarter of this year, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.
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Delving into clean label: Natural umami flavors, fiber-based sugar replacements and eliminating artificials
14 Jun 2021 --- The clean label movement epitomizes industry’s global targets to slash the artificial out of food’s “laundry list” of ingredients. It is propelled by the market appeal of “all natural,” “minimally processed,” and “non-GMO” distinctions. With pressure mounting for multinational food giants to switch out...
28 May 2021 --- Spanish dairy specialist Pascual has launched what is tipped as the first global incubation program for cellular agriculture technologies in the dairy industry. The program, Mylkcubator, is run by the group’s new Corporate Venture unit, Pascual Innoventures, which has been set up to support start-ups disrupting the milk value chain. Eatable Adventures, a prominent...
People worldwide are living longer. However, despite this increased life expectancy, the period without health disabilities remains stable. An adequate protein intake can be a key determinant of healthy ageing. Discover the interest of a complementary care between fast and slow proteins in the elderly in our technical paper.
More than ever, consumer needs are evolving. They expect their favorite brands to take responsibility and drive social and environmental progress. This shifting framework is reinforced by an increase in sustainability requirements. Where some people see hurdles, we see opportunities. Join us and find out how your brand can thrive in light of this new sustainability landscape.
Many seafood flavors currently on the market are derived from fish and are neither vegan, halal nor kosher. In response, DSM Food Specialties has created a new flavor portfolio catering specifically to seafood alternatives in the dynamic plant-based sector. Using its proprietary process, the supplier synergizes algal oils and yeast extract to formulate seafood flavors with a stable profile.
In this edition you will learn more about:
- Warm Colors for F&B, Alt-Protein Flavors, Recycled Plastic in F&B Packaging, Texturizing Sauces & Dressings, The Salt Reduction Challenge, Soups & Sauces NPD
- Innova Market Insights’ Top 5 Trends in Soups & Soups, Almonds & Peanuts in Sports Nutrition, Foods for Cognition, Gut Health Synbiotics in Supplements
- The Red Book Supplier’s Guide 2021
- Opinion Edge: The Age of Conscious Consumption
- View from the Top: Givaudan, Louie D’Amico, President Taste & Wellbeing
18 Jun 2021 --- This week in industry news, Kraft Heinz revealed an agreement to purchase Assan Foods, an Istanbul-based company. The Global Shea Alliance implemented a pilot project for developing resilient shea, and Nestlé’s Garden... Read More
18 Jun 2021 --- The scope of “better-for-you” offerings is broadening, which consistently challenges food developers to identify new functional solutions to meet the evolving demands for products free of artificial additives, such as... Read More
18 Jun 2021 --- Exports of food and drink to non-EU markets topped sales to the EU in the first quarter of 2021, with EU sales falling by 47 percent compared with Q1 2020, as a result of the on-going impacts of COVID-19 and changes in the UK’s... Read More
Ingredient Focus : Food and vegetable applications: What’s on the horizon?
Sauces & Seasonings is the top market category for fruit and vegetables, with Asian sauces standing out in the market. The fastest-growing market categories of food and beverage launches tracked with fruit and vegetable ingredients (Global, CAGR 2016-2020) are Sports Nutrition (+15%), Alcoholic... More
Analysis Feature Organic Ingredients innovation
The use of organic ingredients in food & beverage launches is increasing globally, featuring a +2% year-over-year growth when comparing 2019 and 2020 launches. In 2020, the top category of global product launches tracked with organic ingredients is baby & toddlers (19%). In 2020, sunflower oil (15%), onion (11%) and garlic (9%) are the leading ingredients among products tracked with organic...View Analysis