soft drinks

22 Mar 2023
--- TurtleTree has debuted the world’s first precision fermentation-produced lactoferrin dubbed LF+, a high-value bioactive milk protein that boosts immunity, regulates iron, and is good for digestive health.
20 Mar 2023
--- Looking at trends such as plant-forward innovations and megatrends like sustainable nutrition, Kerry Health and Nutrition Institute (KNHI) seeks to demystify 2023 using data and insight from its network of regulatory... Read More
02 Mar 2023
--- Investigating how food intake among children can relate to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), researchers have discovered a significant association between highly processed, high in sugar and fat and refined... Read More
01 Mar 2023
--- Global food insecurity, climate change and resource inefficiency are big problems, but investors are betting on small businesses now more than ever to overcome them. Among an array of promising solutions, alternative... Read More
28 Feb 2023
--- Sugar reduction is a key theme that manufacturers see in beverages, but this is not a new industry trend – it has been ongoing for many years. According to Sweegen, the main trend across the globe is to create... Read More
21 Feb 2023
--- Austria Juice showcased its latest organic juice concentrates and compounds at BioFach 2023, including a new pomegranate berry mix and lime guava drink. FoodIngredientsFirst spoke with Kai Oliver Antonius, a member of the... Read More
17 Feb 2023
--- Across global geographies, consumers reach for beverages throughout the day, inspiring innovation for both functional and sensory experiences that fit different consumption patterns. FoodIngredientsFirst speaks with key... Read More
03 Feb 2023
--- The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) is calling for additional amendments to be made to the European Commission’s (EC) Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD) revisions. The alliance,... Read More
27 Jan 2023
--- The introduction of the soft drinks industry levy (SDIL) in the UK has been followed by a decrease in the number of cases of obesity among older primary school children, notably girls, according to Cambridge researchers.
11 Jan 2023
--- Synergy Flavours is tapping into what it sees as a gap in the low-to-no alcohol market with its new selection of flavor pairings for soft drinks and alcoholic beverages designed to complement popular tastes in the UK.Synergy... 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
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
03 Nov 2022
--- Food-tech start-up Better Juice has unveiled its first full-capacity manufacturing plant setting the wheels in motion for full commercial production of its proprietary sugar-reducing immobilized enzymes.
19 Oct 2022
--- Functional beverage stands popped at SIAL Paris 2022 displaying some of the more creative setups and product designs, spotlighting the allure of the wellness trend. A closer look at the offerings revealed a diversity of... Read More
12 Oct 2022
--- Resorcix has unveiled Flavorwatch, a botanical formula that eliminates Thermophilic Acidophilic Bacteria (TAB) in sports beverages. The company flags this as a “breakthrough” solution to the “alarming... 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
10 Oct 2022
--- Pulp Culture, a company specializing in fermentation sciences, has closed a US$7 million Series A fundraising round with the goal of advancing the fermented beverage market and altering consumer perceptions of functional and... Read More
28 Sep 2022
--- Consumer awareness around finding products that contain natural ingredients with well-being benefits continues to spur the meteoric growth of botanical extracts, with region-specific flavors such as African superfoods,... Read More
19 Aug 2022
--- As Japan’s population shrinks, so does the total alcohol consumption of its population, leading tax authorities to scratch their heads to find a solution to correct the unrelenting decrease in alcohol revenue. The... Read More
09 Aug 2022
--- The beverage space is brimming with new iterations of spirits and ready-to-drink formats, which include launches of hybrid flavor profiles and licensing deals with popular film and video game franchises. Brands this year are... Read More