31 May 2023
--- According to Innova Market Insights, when it comes to beverages, consumers are willing to pay more for what they value most, despite rising inflation. Additionally, consumers want brands that respond to their core values and... Read More
29 May 2023
--- Stora Enso reveals that the strength of food systems hinges on industry collaboration and an overhaul of the packaging industry. The company’s latest report provides a call to action for the food industry to play its... Read More
24 May 2023
--- Taste and texture remain crucial in encouraging shopper retention, and stabilizers and texturizers are important pieces to this puzzle. Addressing the challenges of price and supply fluctuations of key ingredients like... Read More
19 May 2023
--- Consumers are reaching for brighter and bolder chocolates as the category sees increasing segmentation and limited-edition innovation. “In the last five years, you see a lot of colors in chocolate,” observes Ad... Read More
17 May 2023
--- As consumers look toward healthy ways to indulge, producers are abandoning some ingredients and replacing them with plant and sugar-reduced options.
10 May 2023
--- International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) has reported its Q1 financial results, disclosing a 6% decline in sales to US$3.02 billion. Growth in the supplier’s Food Design and Flavors division of its leading... Read More
04 May 2023
--- Exberry by GNT has developed a purely oil-based Coloring Food, enabling manufacturers to achieve vibrant orange shades in applications with low water content. Made from paprika seed oil and pulp, Exberry Shade Vivid Orange... Read More
06 Apr 2023
--- The confectionery sector will showcase future trends and innovations in chocolate, sweets and snacks during ISM and ProSweets (April 23-25). Industry players reveal that labeling and transparency on products origins,... Read More
07 Mar 2023
--- Chromologics, a Danish biotech company specializing in natural food colors, has closed an extended seed round. The company raised an additional €7.1 million (US$7.5 million), accelerating the commercialization of the... Read More
22 Feb 2023
--- Kerry has appointed Azelis and Caldic to streamline its distribution network across Europe. The partnership will extend the reach of Kerry’s portfolio, grow the customer base and deliver core technologies across the... Read More
11 Jan 2023
--- The color space has experienced a shift away from a one-size-fits-all approach. Color is being used to represent identity while social media drives innovation as consumers want vibrant, bright and eye-catching F&B.... Read More
16 Dec 2022
--- Univar B.V., a subsidiary of Univar Solutions Inc, has reached an exclusive agreement for Univar Solutions to distribute Kalsec’s natural taste & sensory, colors, and food protection ingredient solutions for savory... Read More
09 Dec 2022
--- Pantone’s Color of the Year, Viva Magenta 18-1750, vibrates with vim and vigor. According to F&B suppliers, the color represents self-expression, freedom of taste and speaks with consumers on a personal level. Viva... Read More
07 Dec 2022
--- The F&B industry continues to search for a variety of colors that are derived from natural sources and can remain stable throughout various formulation conditions. Notably, shades derived from plant sources, such as... Read More
11 Nov 2022
--- Color supplier GNT has secured US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the use of spirulina extract in beverages, enabling manufacturers to achieve vibrant blue shades while maintaining a clean label. The move... Read More
07 Nov 2022
--- The motivations and drivers that have inspired the plant-based movement are why companies today prefer to use natural colors in F&B applications, according to DDW, The Color House. Speaking to FoodIngredientsFirst, the... Read More
08 Jul 2022
--- In this week’s industry news, Phytolon secured US$14.5 million to advance its fermentation technology of natural food colors, and Vaess developed a vegan melting cheese. Meanwhile, Barry Callebaut’s chief... Read More
07 Jul 2022
--- Oterra is on track to acquire Akay Group, a natural ingredients manufacturer based in India. The transaction was signed this month and is subject to regulatory approval. Financial details of the deal have not yet been... Read More
28 Jun 2022
--- Innovative launches of seafood and meat replacement solutions as well as new flavor concepts and functional health ingredients, will be among the highlights at the upcoming IFT First trade show (July 10 to 13).A diverse... Read More
29 Apr 2022
--- GNT has expanded its range of EU organic-certified Exberry Coloring Foods with new yellow and green shades made from organic safflower and spirulina. The launch comes amid a drive in interest for organic ingredients across... Read More