desserts & ice cream

05 Jul 2019
--- Ice cream manufacturer Froneri is set to acquire the Israel-based Noga Ice Creams Limited Partnership – part of the Nestlé-owned Osem Group. The move is still subject to regulatory approval but may mark... Read More
04 Jul 2019
--- The US celebrates Independence Day 2019 today, with Americans preparing the traditional food feast that precedes the annual fireworks extravaganza. Red White and Blue serves as inspiration for most of the food served, which... Read More
03 Jul 2019
--- Gelatine and collagen peptide company Gelita is releasing agar-agar in the form of sheets to be used as a gelling agent in foods. The company says the product is a “world-first” and will be simpler and more... Read More
01 Jul 2019
--- Orkla Food Ingredients has signed and completed an agreement to purchase British fudge and toffee manufacturer Confection by Design Ltd., through its wholly-owned subsidiary NIC Enterprises Limited. The parties have agreed... Read More
17 Jun 2019
--- Unilever ice cream brand Solero has launched a wrapper-less multipack which uses 35 percent less plastic compared to the original pack. The new box – which can be “widely recycled” in the UK – has... Read More
06 Jun 2019
--- Unilever’s Ben & Jerry’s ice cream brand has announced plans to develop a CBD-infused ice cream if regulatory approvals allow the move. Although CBD-infused foods are currently not approved by the US Food and... Read More
05 Jun 2019
--- Taste is the number one driver of ice cream purchases as it is the most important attribute. This is according to what 70 percent of respondents in a new Comax Flavors study have said. The survey also found that a third of... Read More
06 May 2019
--- Several EU-level civil society organizations have joined forces to call for a ban on the use of food additive titanium dioxide (E171) over concerns about its safety. The demand to remove E171 from the EU list of permitted... Read More
16 Apr 2019
--- Dole Packaged Foods is releasing ready-to-eat, spoonable fruit smoothie bowls. Designed for convenience, the Dole Whip Spoonable Smoothies make a quick and nutritious breakfast or snack, coming in at under 200 calories.... Read More
27 Mar 2019
--- The market for indulgent, adult ice cream is booming, according to ice cream company Froneri, Europe’s second largest manufacturer of ice cream, which is eyeing opportunities in the space. Operating in more than 20... Read More
06 Mar 2019
--- Cargill has launched CremoFLEX, its latest range of premium filling fats across Europe, designed to keep mindful snackers satisfied. The conscientious consumer of today expects innovative sensory experiences, while... Read More
06 Nov 2018
--- More than clean label, today we see a trend toward “clean image” which encompasses sustainability, low sugar, low salt, plant-based, health, and nutrition as well as products which do not negatively impact on... Read More
04 Oct 2018
--- Producer of specialty hydrocolloid ingredients, CP Kelco, has launched GENU Explorer Pectin ND-200, a label-friendly food ingredient solution designed for neutral pH dairy desserts. GENU Explorer Pectin ND-200 is positioned... Read More
04 Oct 2018
--- The Australian ice cream market is thriving, according to Pecan Deluxe Candy. Intense competition between the big players in the market is leading to R&D innovation in Australia, one of the largest markets for ice cream... Read More
12 Sep 2018
--- Wessanen has acquired Abbot Kinney’s, a fast-growing and innovative leader in plant-based yogurt alternatives and ice-cream. Founded in 2014, Abbot Kinney’s already built a leading position in its category in... Read More
29 Aug 2018
--- Magnum is set to launch two new vegan versions of its popular ice-cream bars in Sweden and Finland next month. The brand – owned by Unilever – will add Magnum Vegan Classic and Magnum Vegan Almond, which are... Read More
27 Aug 2018
--- Half of the ice creams investigated by UK Consumer Association Which? failed to include fresh vanilla, cream or milk. Vanilla ice cream may be a favorite among UK consumers and sales have soared over the last few weeks as... Read More
12 Jul 2018
--- US iconic ice cream brand Ben & Jerry’s has come under attack from the Organic Consumers Association (OCA) which has filed suit against the Unilever-owned company over deceptive marketing allegations. The OCA is... Read More
18 May 2018
--- Liquid packaging specialists, Tetra Pak, has launched an Extrusion Wheel that produces stick ice cream products with large-sized inclusions, such as whole nuts, real fruit segments, or cookie dough chunks at the highest... Read More
10 Apr 2018
--- Swirl’s Ice Cream has launched black ice cream to the food market in the Netherlands. As of last Friday (April 6), ice cream lovers have been able to get a taste of the international ice cream hit. Not only the ice... Read More