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Europe: Ingredient found to help babies on formula cry less and sleep more

Infants fed with formula containing INFAT, the SN-2 palmitate ingredient from Advanced Lipids, cry less and sleep more, a clinical study has shown. SN-2 palmitate...

Americas: Almonds as top nuts for new product launches

California almonds were the number one nut used in new products worldwide in 2016, the 10th year that almonds have held the lead position...

Asia Pacific: University develops bananas high in pro-vitamin A

Research at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has produced a golden-orange fleshed banana that is rich in pro-vitamin A. The decade-long research, led by...

Europe: Roquette pumps €40M into facility to boost capacity

Roquette invests €40 million (US$45.6 million) in its Vic-sur-Aisne facility in France to increase its processing capacity of pea protein. The expansion represents the...

Europe: Consumers are aware of the benefits of tomatoes, report

Consumers have high awareness of carotenoids as well as the specific skin health benefits of tomatoes, research by Lycored of its consumers has found. The...

Europe: Salt of the Earth ingredient wins IFT award

Salt of the Earth's flagship sodium-reduction ingredient, Mediterranean Umami, won an IFT17 Food Expo Innovation Award at the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Awards...

Asia Pacific: Programs, theatres at Vitafoods Asia 2017

Vitafoods Asia will hold a conference consisting of masterclasses, the Digestive Health & Microbiome Summit and presentations from September 5-6, 2017 in Singapore. The Vitafoods...

Asia Pacific: PureCircle launches stevia antioxidant product

PureCircle has developed the first commercially viable stevia antioxidant product for food and beverage companies. While researchers have known that antioxidants are present in stevia...

Europe: Company releases oil with DHA, selenium content

Metabolium has developed Olïse, an oil with a high docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and organic selenium content. DHA is an omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA)...

Asia Pacific: Companies to offer nutrition in India

Barentz International and Jubilant Life Sciences will deliver food nutrition and fortification solutions in India and its neighboring countries. “We hope to position this...

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