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Americas: Ardagh designs matt beer cans for foodservice

Urban Chestnut Brewing Co. (UCBC) has partnered with Ardagh Group to develop and release an on-premise only package for the US city of St....

Europe: Researchers find strawberries inhibit lab-grown breast cancer cells

A study by European and Latin American researchers has shown that strawberry extract can inhibit the spread of laboratory-grown breast cancer cells, even when...

Americas: Research finds beetroot juice energizes aging brains

Drinking a beetroot juice supplement before working out makes the brain of older adults perform more efficiently, mirroring the operations of a younger brain,...

Europe: Seasonal chocolate in demand, report

Research finds seasonal launches accounted for 25% of global chocolate new product launches in 2016, the biggest area of chocolate new product development (NPD),...

Europe: Reducing sugar content in products

A center stage for food manufacturers to showcase their innovations in sugar reduction has been set by Public Health England with its new guidelines...

Americas: Perstorp’s plasticizer for food contact use

Perstorp has obtained opinion from an international law firm with food contact legislation knowledge that its Pevalen non-phthalate PVC plasticizer can be used in...

Americas: ADM adds DHA algal oil to omega-3 range

Onavita DHA algal oil is the newest addition to ADM's Omega-3 product line, which also includes Onavita ALA from non-GMO flaxseed oil. Omega-3s are...

Americas: Dessert chain to go natural on colors

Dunkin' Brands Group plans to remove artificial colors from its products in the U.S. As part of its ongoing efforts to offer guests great-tasting,...

Americas: Ardent Mills, quinoa farmers for transparency

Ardent Mills is launching its Great Plains Quinoa with the largest quinoa growing network in North America. The company will bring transparency, scale and...

Americas: Canada recognizes GFSI-recognized certification program

The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) says CanadaGAP has achieved full government recognition. CanadaGAP is a food safety program for companies that produce, handle and...

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