02 Oct 2023
--- Novozymes has unveiled a new product that promises to shake up the plant-based meat industry by improving the texture and reducing the ingredient list of plant-based meat alternatives.
30 Aug 2023
--- As consumer preference for sugar alternatives continues to grow, so does the demand for clean-tasting and more natural sweetener solutions. Additionally, pressure from governments, organizations and health-related... Read More
29 Aug 2023
--- As industry interest in upcycling is growing, Australian company Extracta transforms surplus fruit streams into high-quality ingredients for nutraceutical, food and cosmetic sectors, aiming to develop products in demand on... Read More
16 Aug 2023
--- Current plant-based market offerings have often failed to meet the taste and texture demands of flexitarian consumers, according to International Food & Fragrances (IFF) representatives, who are working to develop their... Read More
26 Jul 2023
--- Consumers are increasingly scrutinizing product labels for ingredients they deem familiar and “closer-to-nature,” with texturizing ingredients at the front and center. Alongside meeting the growing demands for... Read More
11 Jul 2023
--- Looking to expand its reach in the global fiber and cardiometabolic health markets, Beneo unveils Orafti β-Fit, an affordable clean label nutritional ingredient made from whole grain barley flour. The functional fiber... Read More
23 Jun 2023
--- Upcoming EU legislation aims to further incentivize a circular economy for packaging, but leading suppliers are unconvinced by its increased focus on reusables, which studies have determined are less net eco-friendly than... Read More
16 Jun 2023
--- Beneo unveils its pet nutrition toolbox for manufacturers and producers that features vital wheat gluten for texture and rice- and fava bean-based protein concentrates for growth. According to the company, each offering... Read More
15 Jun 2023
--- The EU’s incoming law to combat deforestation could fail to achieve the global impacts regulators expect unless the UN delivers a complementary framework to support it. Industry insiders warn that the European... Read More
15 Jun 2023
--- The UK government’s Food Standards Agency (FSA) has published a review of its Novel Foods Regulatory Framework as it targets opportunities to reform the process by which new foods are introduced to the British market.... 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
05 May 2023
--- The US company has signed an agreement with Polish CIECH group, a supplier of evaporated salt products, to gain direct access to the ingredient and to be able to provide a full range of specialty and evaporated food salt... Read More
12 Apr 2023
--- Russia and Ukraine are the two largest producers of sunflower seed in the world and the war’s disruption to their combined 50% plus of global production has led to significant price rises for sunflower lecithin. Liquid... Read More
28 Oct 2022
--- Global warming, climate events, plant diseases, the increase of the fresh fruit market and the decline of juice consumption all weigh heavily on the availability, cost and quality of traditional citrus product streams.
17 Oct 2022
--- Cargill, hydrocolloids specialist Unitec Foods and sugar manufacturer Fuji Nihon Seito Corporation are joining forces to boost innovation and go-to-market for food ingredients solutions in Japan and Asia-Pacific region.... Read More
27 Jul 2022
--- Ingredion has unveiled its first waxy rice-based texturizing solutions that use environmentally sustainably farmed rice ingredients. The launch comes as the company is on track to achieve 100% sustainably sourced waxy rice... Read More
06 Jul 2022
--- Ingredient supplier Ingredion has expanded its offerings with new dietary fruit fibers – branded Fibertex CF 502 and Fibertex CF 102 in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, with availability in other... Read More
19 May 2022
--- Functional ingredients manufacturer Beneo has acquired Dutch company Meatless, broadening its portfolio with a versatile selection of plant-based solutions that serve as texturizers for meat and fish alternatives. Beneo... Read More
06 May 2022
--- In response to robust consumer demand for label-friendly ingredients, Cargill has expanded its processing capabilities of its sweetener plant in Cikande, Indonesia, to “more than double” the company’s... Read More