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  • 14 Aug 2019 --- Consumer awareness of ingredients has never been at a higher level. Animal welfare, health-conscious nutrition and authentic natural options are all being rated and considered with social media playing an ever more significant part in recommendation and derision. People are also extremely interested in food and are not afraid to voice their discoveries and opinions as evidenced by the number of food photographs shown on Instagram and are keen to be an early adopter of new, delicious and healthy foods. Tagging and sharing are essential.

  • 14 Jun 2019 --- German-headquartered family-business Stern-Wywiol Gruppe (turnover 2018: +€500 million) consists of twelve independent specialist firms that develop, produce and distribute functional ingredients and additives that simplify and enhance the production of foods and animal feed. Innovation in plant-based alternatives is thriving. The company’s Hydrosol business, a fast-growing international supplier of food stabilizing and texturing systems, expanded its wide range of vegan, plant-based products. One of its new products is HydroTOP VEGAN Patty PP, based on fava bean and pea protein.

  • 14 Jun 2019 --- Key suppliers offer their thoughts on the demand for traceability & sustainability. What is driving the demand for clearer labels and what role can suppliers play?

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Technical Papers On Food Ingredients First
  • 09 Sep 2019 --- SEQENS Minerals produces high-quality Sodium Bicarbonate grades to serve the growing worldwide demand in pharmaceutical, food and feed markets.Sodium Bicarbonate (E500ii) is a useful ingredient for food and beverage markets with several properties: leavening/foaming agent (for cakes, crackers and powder drinks), and buffer effect (for RTD tea/coffee and energy drinks).

  • 29 Apr 2019 --- Bone broth is remarkably in tune with some of today’s biggest market trends. It is low-fat and high-protein and offers a range of health benefits. OmniBrothTM is a high-quality, high-collagen bone broth powder manufactured by Essentia and distributed in Europe by Prinova.  Made from EU-approved Swedish beef raw material,  its benefits are supported by a number of studies. OmniBrothTM can be used in a range of condition-specific applications, including products for joint health.

  • 22 Apr 2019 --- A busy life and a growing economy are important reasons for the growth of the convenience food segment and ready to eat foods. Niacet’s portfolio of clean label products help to keep a fresh appearance, a great taste and to stay safe during the shelf life.

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  • 16 Sep 2019 --- The ongoing demand for convenient meal solutions continues to support launch activity. When school or work schedules get busier, handheld items like sandwiches are a winning choice. Innovative sandwich toppings such as hemp hummus or mushroom paté offer a new twist to a classic sandwich.

  • 02 Sep 2019 --- As consumers enjoy their favorite treats, there is increased interest in healthier chocolate alternatives. Chocolate providers seek to increase the healthiness of their products by reducing sugar content or adding functional ingredients such as probiotics or proteins, while using flavor and texture to excite the consumers and keep the category interesting.

  • 15 Aug 2019 --- Food waste has become a leading concern across the food supply chain. Food manufacturers are seeking to improve the sustainability of their products by using upcycled or imperfect ingredients. Food waste is now turned into innovative products like granola bars from beer waste, beer brewed with leftover bread and hummus made from imperfect veggies.

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Ingredient Focus On Food Ingredients First
  • 01 Sep 2019 --- There is global growth of launches featuring sugar related claims, such as "low sugar." In conjunction with such claims, data shows that "no additives/preservatives" is also often used. This matches the global turnaway from sugar laden products, as consumers seek healthier dietary options.

  • 01 Aug 2019 --- Quinoa has been a trendy grain for some years, with its position being bolstered by its ever-expanding health halo. The grain is increasingly featuring in Ready Meals & Side Dishes NPD, as well as within products that tout Ancient Grains on their labels. Quinoa is also being featured in Sports Nutrition applications which particularly highlight its high-protein profile.

  • 17 Jul 2019 --- Protein is enjoying vast innovation in sports, as well as medical nutrition. A key ingredient in this space is whey protein, which has seen an average of 39 percent average annual growth between 2014 and 2018. Application possibilities are wide, ranging from power bars to infant formula. The ingredient is also increasingly relevant for the medical nutrition space, particularly for oral feeding formats.

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  • 19 Aug 2019 --- Whether you need to reduce astringency, enhance mouthfeel or minimize the awareness of particulates, TIC Gums has the solution for you to address your unique beverage formulating challenges and ensure successful instant beverage development.

  • 18 Jul 2019 --- Tapping into the demand for sugar-free indulgence and cleaner labels, Belgian-based start-up The Ice Crime Factory was exhibiting its range of sugar-free ice creams at the PLMA show in Amsterdam. Available in vanilla, salted caramel and chocolate, the ice creams are naturally flavored with stevia but still offer an indulgent texture and taste. The company is also set to launch a sugar-free vegan range by the end of this year with an unnamed European partner.

  • 03 Jul 2019 --- Inventor of the modern plant-based emulsifier Palsgaard has cemented its position as an “early mover” on the carbon production front. The Danish company has achieved its aim of total carbon-neutral production two years prior to its 2020 goal, describing the achievement as a “milestone for the whole ingredients industry.” FoodIngredientsFirst was at Palsgaard’s headquarters in Juelsminde, Denmark, with CEO Jakob Thøisen last week to hear the news first-hand.

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  • 25 Apr 2019 --- Few technologies have generated more coverage and hype in the last two years than blockchain, but so far, the jury is still out on just how applicable it will be. In the food industry, blockchain is presented as an opportunity to bring greater efficiency, transparency and traceability to the exchanges in supply chains. It, therefore, has the potential to play a key role in protecting food integrity. One innovator within the blockchain space that is specifically focusing on food is, a San Francisco-based start-up. FoodIngredientsFirst spoke with co-Founder Taja Ramachandran about the background to this innovative company and what role blockchain can have in food going forward.

  • 25 Mar 2019 --- Millennials present a significant supplementation opportunity, but convenient delivery forms must be considered. While Millennials’ nutritional wishes/demands can sometimes to be the polar opposite to those of the older demographic, their attitudes towards issues such as cognitive health – traditionally associated with the aging – present a huge opportunity. For Jeff Hilton, Partner and Co-Founder of US-based brand consultancy BrandHive, who will be speaking at Vitafoods Europe 2019 in Geneva, the pill-taking behavior of Millennials and Gen X is simply not what it is for Boomers. FoodIngredientsFirst spoke with Jeff about the current market environment, nutraceutical innovation platforms such as personalized nutrition and the role of start-ups in shaping NPD. 

  • 23 Jan 2019 --- California’s almond farmers and processors have publicly committed to four new goals that build on decades of previous achievements and further demonstrate the industry’s commitment to growing almonds in better, safer and healthier ways, while protecting local communities and the environment. The Almond Orchard 2025 Goals set industry-wide targets in the areas of water efficiency, zero waste, pest management and air quality, in a state that produces 80 percent of the world’s supply of almonds. Almond Board of California President and CEO, Richard Waycott stresses how sustainability has been a key pillar for almond growers in the state for 30 years. FoodIngredientsFirst spoke to Richard about the commitments, the criticism of the sector during the drought and the current turbulence in international trade.

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Webinars On Food Ingredients First
  • 13 Sep 2019 --- Gen Z’s are seeking physical improvement. Protein rich and adventurous products and flavors are key in connecting with these consumers. Nutrition that supports both physical and emotional well-being is thriving and generational lenses on health can help you find new opportunities.Innova Market Insights’ Director of Innovation, Lu Ann Williams will highlight the changing demographics, with insights on targeting all generations.

  • 12 Sep 2019 --- Consumers are often unaware of the energy density of the foods they consume, making them vulnerable to excess calorie consumption.  As a result, initiatives to reduce the number of calories in foods and beverages are emerging globally, either voluntarily or government-led. Watch this webinar to learn how specific sensory cues can support calorie reduction and maintain the sensory appeal of food and beverage products, and how this comes to life in real product applications.

  • 23 May 2019 --- Consumers are moving out of their comfort zones to explore bolder flavors and multisensory food experiences. Brands are responding by creating more engaging experiences, drawing on aspects like sensory delivery, storytelling and tastes from other cultures. 

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