Featured

Home Featured
Featured Posts

World: Natural flavors remain dominant in food applications

Global flavors market was valued at US$11.50 billion in 2015, and is expected to reach US$15.60 billion in 2021, growing at a compound annual...

Americas: Study finds sugar-sweetened beverages increases prediabetes risk

Adult Americans who regularly consumed sugar-sweetened beverages (roughly one can of soda per day) had a 46% higher risk of developing prediabetes compared to...

Americas: US retailer uses Uflex’s packaging solution for chips

US-based Whole Foods Market has repackaged its tortilla chips with India’s Uflex to prevent product spoilage, wastage whilst maintaining a green look. Whole Foods Market...

Europe: Verifying health claims, Tüv Süd

Pineapple stimulates circulation in the legs. Green tea helps the body to burn fat. Vitamins added to pumpkin-seed oil encourage hair growth. Before the Health...

Asia Pacific: Singapore’s first centralized dishwashing facility shaves 50-80% off work hours

Singapore has set up its first onsite centralized dishwashing facility located in a mall west of the island. It has the capacity to consolidate dishwashing...

Asia Pacific: Nestle expands reach to China’s rural with Alibaba

Nestlé and Alibaba will grow online sales, build key brands and offer new products to millions of consumers in China. Nestlé has introduced products including...

Europe: Determining inorganic arsenic levels in food

A new European standard method to determine the content of inorganic arsenic in foodstuffs has been developed at the National Food Institute, Technical University...

Middle East: South Sudan faces food insecurity, UN agencies warn

Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan - well over one-third of the population - will be facing severe food shortages over the...

Americas: Single-serve beverages drive pouches demand, report

Technavio’s market research analysts predict the global market for high-barrier pouches to grow at a compound average growth rate of almost 7% between 2016...

Europe: Maritime resource study gets UK funding

Lloyd’s Register Foundation has agreed a £500,000 (US$608,190) grant to the world leading food sciences institution, Wageningen University and Research (WUR), supporting the Safe...

EDITOR PICKS