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Americas: Research suggests cranberries may enhance nutritional intake

Experts from policy, academia and industry convened during a satellite session at the American Society for Nutrition’s 2013 Advances and Controversies in Clinical Nutrition...

Americas: Frutarom acquires US flavor company Hagelin for $52.4M

Frutarom Industries Ltd. has acquired 100% of the share capital of US-based Hagelin for a cash consideration of $52.4 million. This fourth acquisition in 2013...

Americas: Renaissance BioScience Corp. licenses technology for yeast strains in wine from university

Renaissance BioScience Corp. has exclusively licensed, from the Regents of the University of California, patented and patent pending technology for developing and commercializing yeast...

Americas: DDW acquires DuPont Danisco Food Colorings

D.D. Williamson (DDW) has acquired the food coloring product line and related processing equipment from Danisco USA Inc., a part of DuPont Nutrition &...

Americas: Hershey to buy 100% traceable, sustainably sourced palm oil by 2014

The Hershey Company says it will work with its suppliers to achieve 100% traceable and sustainably sourced palm oil by the end of 2014. This...

Americas: More than half of US consumers are concerned about genetically-modified foods, says report

More than half of US consumers express some level of concern about genetically-modified organisms (GMOs). When asked to describe GMOs, many primary grocery shoppers are...

Americas: WILD Flavors acquires natural aroma chemical supplier

WILD Flavors, Inc. has acquired Alfrebro, LLC, a manufacturer of natural extracts and aroma chemicals, advanced proprietary technologies, and expanded processing capabilities. With this positioning,...

Americas: Researchers see more nutritional benefits in organic milk

A team led by a Washington State University (WSU) researcher has found that organic milk contains significantly higher concentrations of heart-healthy fatty acids compared...

Americas: Sustainable Foods Summit on promoting ecology in food industry

Ecology will be the theme of the North American edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit in San Francisco, US, on January 22 to 23,...

Americas: Lycored settles patent infringement lawsuit

LycoRed has reached a settlement with Parry on November 4, 2013. LycoRed has previously filed for patent infringement in March 2012 against US Nutraceuticals LLC,...

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