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Asia Pacific: Fonterra’s butter brand engages consumers in China

Fonterra has boosted the availability of its Anchor Dairy Foods’ product range in China, increasing the number of stores it sells into from 1,400...

Middle East: Fonterra develops white butter

Fonterra and its global ingredients business, NZMP, have developed a white butter product to meet growing demand from manufacturers in the Middle East market. Although Fonterra’s...

Americas: Omega-3 intake lowers CHD risk

EPA and DHA omega-3s reduce the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD), according to results of a meta-analysis published in the Mayo Clinic Proceedings...

Americas: High intake of saturated fats increases risk of heart disease

Consuming high amounts of four major saturated fatty acids—found in red meat, dairy fat, butter, lard, and palm oil—may increase risk of coronary heart...

Americas: Major saturated fatty acids may increase risk of heart disease

Consuming high amounts of four major saturated fatty acids — found in red meat, dairy fat, butter, lard, and palm oil— may increase risk...

Europe: Palsgaard awarded gold for CSR efforts

Palsgaard joins the EcoVadis supplier platform as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) package on transparency. The company submitted all relevant CSR information to...

Europe: Study finds high-fat diet disrupts brain maturation

High consumption of fatty foods during adolescence may in fact impair cognitive functions in adulthood, according to a recent study conducted by researchers from...

Asia Pacific: Cargill releases cocoa powder from Indonesia

Cargill adds an intense dark red cocoa powder to its Gerkens cocoa powder range. Produced by Gerkens technical specialists at the Gresik cocoa processing facility...

Europe: Polaris releases stable algal oil

French marine lipid experts Polaris introduces a stable European algal oil that is pure, natural, sustainable and vegetarian. Produced in Europe, the Omegavie DHA algae Qualitysilver 5...

Asia Pacific: Fonterra says fat is beneficial to health

For decades, experts advised people to reduce their fat intake, however they now agree that fats are actually beneficial for people’s health, and dairy...

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