baby & toddlers

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
18 May 2021
--- A global shortage of rice flour is likely to lead to price increases across a broad variety of everyday food staples. The severe shortage and soaring prices have been created by a “perfect storm” of factors in... Read More
17 May 2021
--- Kellogg’s UK has pledged to cut sugar by 10 percent and salt by 20 percent in its children’s cereal range by 2022. It will also ensure all of its breakfast foods are either a source or high in fiber by the end of... Read More
09 Mar 2021
--- There is significant potential for organic snack foods for Chinese children, according to Arla Foods Ingredients. The Denmark-based company has launched two new concepts – yogurt in pouches and cheese snacks –... Read More
25 Jun 2020
--- A new report published by the United Nations (UN) calls upon governments and other actors to undertake urgent measures to radically transform food systems, to ensure endemic food security and nutrition. This comes ahead of... Read More
06 Jan 2020
--- Fiber-rich foods are known to deliver health benefits, mainly with a pronounced focus on gut health. This is why they are popular among today’s health-conscious consumers and are touted as a key trend for 2020.... Read More
28 Aug 2019
--- In a report centered on Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa (APMEA), Ireland-headquartered Kerry stresses the importance of a localized approach when communicating with consumers in this region, as perceptions of... Read More
26 Aug 2019
--- Scientists have long been divided on the best way to manage industry involvement in diet and health research, according to a study from the University of Queensland (UQ) and University of Cambridge, which is exploring ways... Read More
13 Aug 2019
--- Global ingredients and premix supplier Prinova has expanded into the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market with the establishment of a subsidiary in Sydney, Australia. The subsidiary will serve customers in Australia and New Zealand,... Read More