22 Apr 2024
--- US-based Berjé has acquired Peru-based essential oils and fruit products producers Global Citrus International and Acelim del Peru to expand its international operations in Peru and Mexico. Global Citrus International... Read More
19 Apr 2024
--- This week in industry news, Cargill and Nestlé Purina began a new partnership to support the adoption of regenerative agriculture practices across more than 200,000 acres of corn and soy farmland in the US Midwest.... Read More
18 Apr 2024
--- FoodChain ID has unveiled a regulatory library module called “Sustainable Packaging Services” as a digital tool to enable food manufacturers to keep up with changing global regulations on sustainable packaging.... Read More
17 Apr 2024
--- Irish global nutrition group Glanbia has agreed to purchase the leading independent US flavor platform, Flavor Producers, for an initial consideration of US$300 million and a deferred consideration of up to US$55 million,... Read More
16 Apr 2024
--- Nestlé experts are exploring how advanced data science and AI can be leveraged to help select and breed more climate-resilient plants amid climate change threatening coffee cultivation.
15 Apr 2024
--- Indulgence remains one of the essential reasons for purchasing bakery products. However, new research from Cargill reveals that consumers want the best of both worlds and expect tasty products with a healthier nutritional... Read More
12 Apr 2024
--- BGG, a leading Chinese branded ingredient supplier, has revealed plans to create a new global headquarters in Switzerland as a launchpad for international expansion. Operating as BGG World, the company intends to diversify... Read More
11 Apr 2024
--- Germany-based Torg has raised €2.7 million (US$2.9 million) in an oversubscribed seed round to transform F&B sourcing with its AI-powered platform. Through this technology, Torg helps retail and wholesale buyers... Read More
11 Apr 2024
--- Kerry Group has revealed a new development in its vision to create a world of sustainable nutrition – Tastesense Salt, which is designed to deliver on taste, without adding sodium, by retaining essential flavor... Read More
09 Apr 2024
--- Food inflation in the world’s wealthiest nations has fallen to levels from before Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine and declined for 15 consecutive months, reaching 5.3% in February versus 6.3% in January,... Read More
03 Apr 2024
--- There is an increasing demand for coloring food ingredients that offer clean label options across F&B applications. This is often accompanied by higher expectations for stability and color yield. Suppliers are seeing an... Read More
02 Apr 2024
--- At its UK-based R&D center in Derby, French flavor player MANE remains focused on plant-based applications and beyond utilizing flavor innovation from their global headquarters in France. Food Ingredients First recently... Read More
01 Apr 2024
--- At the International Food & Drink Event (IFE) Manufacturing event last week in London, several start-ups and innovators presented a range of sweet offerings. Premium offerings stood out, as well as local British... Read More
29 Mar 2024
--- Demand and prices for natural vanilla vary and fluctuate due to cost-conscious consumers, inflation and volatile market situation in Madagascar, as well as environmental challenges. However, for Symrise, sustainability will... Read More
29 Mar 2024
--- The EU vote on the Nature Restoration Law has been shelved after several member states withdrew support for the landmark regulation. European Commissioner for the Environment, Virginijus Sinkevičius, warns “the current... Read More
28 Mar 2024
--- Protein enrichment was a hot topic at the International Food & Drink Event (IFE) Manufacturing event in London this week. Among the innovators was Ukrainian company MHP, the largest producer and exporter of chicken in... Read More
26 Mar 2024
--- Ready-to-go convenience foods, novel flavors, healthy snacks and natural ingredients proliferated the show floor at yesterday’s opening of the IFE Manufacturing trade show in London. Food Ingredients First spoke to key... Read More
22 Mar 2024
--- As the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) examines smoke flavorings for food safety, Sensient Flavors & Extracts has formulated SmokeLess Smoke — a range of natural, clean label flavors that mimic conventional... Read More
21 Mar 2024
--- In response to uncertainties in the citrus sector, Döhler offers innovative citrus taste solutions, assisting customers and driving market resilience at a time when fresh fruit shortages are high and environmental... Read More
20 Mar 2024
--- “Healthier” innovation in confectionery historically has meant “less sugar” being used in an ingredient list. However, recent innovations center more on replacing some of the sugars with other natural... Read More