baby & toddlers

20 Oct 2022
--- Food safety, quality and transparency are among the trends driving the baby food market, according to Symrise. More than ever, globally, parents feel concerned about how they feed their babies, seeking nutritious foods with... Read More
12 Oct 2022
--- Innova Market Insights has identified “Redefining Value” as its top F&B trend for 2023, as consumers adapt to a global cost-of-living crisis in the face of economic and political volatility. With budgets... Read More
29 Aug 2022
--- Abbott Nutrition is restarting infant formula production at its Sturgis plant, Michigan, US, after halting Similac production in February. The company estimates products will hit the shelves in six weeks after production... Read More
19 Aug 2022
--- Singapore and US-based biotech company TurtleTree is set to produce the “world’s first” environmentally sustainable bovine lactoferrin, using precision fermentation technology. The launch for LF+ is slated... Read More
12 Aug 2022
--- Research published in the Journal of Cell Host & Microbe is furthering interest in human breast milk and its therapeutic applications for the gut microbiome. Opening the door to a new field of scientific discovery, the... Read More
11 Jul 2022
--- World hunger rose significantly during the pandemic, destroying goals set by the United Nations in 2015. Food security experts assert that the only way to keep 8% of the world population experiencing malnutrition by 2030 is... Read More
23 Jun 2022
--- The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is investigating another death potentially linked to Abbott infant formula. The revelations come amid an ongoing probe over two infant deaths and a number of hospitalizations linked... Read More
30 May 2022
--- Bubs Australia has clinched an agreement with the US to ship 27.5 million bottles of infant formula, according to President Joe Biden. In a Twitter post, he said everything was being done to get more formula on shelves as... Read More
04 May 2022
--- As the war in Ukraine rages on, major Western companies are coming under increasing scrutiny for continuing business dealings with Russia despite the raising of sanctions and divestments by governments and industry... Read More
02 May 2022
--- A team of UK-based researchers are calling on government and industry alike to take action in slashing sugar intake in toddlers.Reformulating products and clearer nutrition information on food packaging could go a long way... Read More
08 Apr 2022
--- Food ingredient prices are predicted to continue rising globally throughout 2022, with many experts warning of knock-on consequences of famine, political turmoil, social unrest and economic recession. The Russian invasion of... Read More
22 Mar 2022
--- 108Labs has unveiled its M2 smart bioreactor milk production platform, bringing the US-based company closer to cell-cultured breast milk and bovine dairy ingredients. In addition, licensing the technology will help bring in... Read More
08 Feb 2022
--- Stabilizer specialist Hydrosol has rolled out an array of healthier F&B for children leveraging its sister companies’ expertise within the Stern-Wywiol Gruppe. The formulations range from sugar- and fat-reduced... Read More
01 Feb 2022
--- Public groups are petitioning the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to restrict Bisphenol A (BPA) in food packaging after new findings suggest the chemical can damage human health at levels 100,000 times lower than... Read More
21 Dec 2021
--- Individual lecithins of soy, rapeseed or sunflower from Germany-based Sternchemie are being touted to improve the production and functionality of instant powders, the company claims.
02 Nov 2021
--- In what is tipped as one of the largest investment rounds to date in Asia’s cell-based food sector, TurtleTree has landed US$30 million. This first tranche of series A funding will help the Singapore- and US-based... Read More
12 Aug 2021
--- The EU is heightening its food safety regulations for baby formula and food, vegetables, fruit, cereals, meat, fish and other produce, which will be screened against stricter limits of cadmium and lead content before they... Read More
03 Aug 2021
--- DSM is targeting further growth for its nutrition offerings following “very good” H1 2021 results. Personalization and bioscience will continue to be a significant focus, as well as increasing its sustainability... Read More
30 Jun 2021
--- The COVID-19 pandemic has permanently boosted consumer interest in immune health, according to Innova Market Insights. In addition, the market researcher notes that younger generations are expressing greater concern for... Read More
04 Jun 2021
--- - Ready, Set, Food has raised US$3.5 million in its latest funding round for its organic early allergen introduction system. The US-based company provides a daily supplement to gradually introduce babies to the top nine... Read More