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Europe: Researchers find satiety ingredient containing fiber, resistant starch to keep participants fuller

Scientists from the University of Liverpool have demonstrated the effectiveness of a fiber-based dietary ingredient that makes people feel less hungry and consume less...

Europe: GNT Group to present natural colors for food applications in Italian exhibition

The GNT Group will exhibit for the first time at the international trade show for food and beverage ingredients, FOOD ING International, from September...

Asia Pacific: Biofortified lentils would provide adequate dietary selenium, find researchers

A PhD student has made a significant breakthrough in preventing a global deficiency of the essential mineral and micronutrient in humans called selenium, which...

Asia Pacific: Vitafoods Asia Conference to highlight trends for the nutraceutical market, finds FNI

For the first time this year, the two-day Vitafoods Asia Conference will run alongside nutraceutical exhibition Vitafoods Asia from September 3 to 4, 2014...

Europe: Study finds differences in how body metabolizes folic acid supplements, natural forms of...

A new study has shown that synthetic folic acid, the form taken in folic acid supplements we can buy over the counter, is not...

Asia Pacific: DSM acquires vitamin C manufacturer in China, expands presence in country

Royal DSM has reached an agreement to acquire Aland (HK) Holding Limited, a Hong Kong-based company producing vitamin C in China. Financial details will not...

Asia Pacific: Region’s nutraceuticals market thrives with new products, insights, Vitafoods Asia tells FNI

The fourth edition of Vitafoods Asia will take place in Hong Kong from September 3-4, 2014. It will hold a series of activities for the...

Europe: Analyst shares tips on successful new functional product launches, finds FNI

Relying too much on a health benefit to differentiate a new food or beverage is the most common reason for failure in functional foods...

Americas: Cargill launches oil blend rich in DHA, EPA for heart and brain health

Cargill has launched IngreVita, which is a blend of high oleic canola oil, fish oil and proprietary antioxidants, delivers long-chain omega-3s (docosahexaenoic acid ...

Asia Pacific: CP Kelco opens first Asian center of excellence in Singapore

CP Kelco has opened of its South Asia Hub & Dairy Beverage Center of Excellence (COE) in Singapore, demonstrating its commitment to "Growing Asia...

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