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Americas: Cargill introduces stevia-based sweetener ViaTech

Cargill introduces its ViaTech line of stevia-based sweeteners, which is designed to enable food and beverage manufacturers to achieve optimal sweetness and significant sugar...

Europe: Algal sources offer sustainable, alternative supply to omega-3 PUFAS market, says report

Pharmaceutical drugs, by default, have started incorporating higher concentrations of omega-3 and it is anticipated that, over the coming few years, several new companies...

Asia Pacific: Japan sees more functional carbonates in the market, finds Canadean

A new cola flavor of the Mets brand has won the Japanese government approval for its health-enhancing claims, and is helping to shore up...

Asia Pacific: China makes better nutrition a high priority, says Arla Foods Ingredients

Arla Foods Ingredients says China’s reform of governmental institutions in 2013 leaves no doubt that nutrition and health are high on the national agenda. Accompanied...

Americas: Consumer concerns on GI issues to bring opportunities in the US

With Nexium losing patent protection this year and the return of Rolaids after a three-year hiatus in the US, the gastrointestinal (GI) remedies market...

Europe: Low carbohydrate products double over past five years, finds Mintel

Food and drink product launches with low carbohydrate claims in Europe have doubled (+95%) between 2008 and 2013, according to a research by Mintel. It...

World: Stevia set to steal intense sweetener market share by 2017, says report

Post EU regulations, improved tastes and textures and increased consumer buy in and demand, stevia has been quietly gaining traction with consumers, usurping the...

Asia Pacific: India’s food additives market to thrive on changing consumer preferences, says Frost...

The changing lifestyles and hectic work schedules have spawned a large market for processed and packaged convenience foods, as the booming organized retail sector...

Americas: Consumers want to eat right, enjoy luxurious, reasonably priced items, says Euromonitor

There is an overwhelming desire globally to indulge in luxury goods, download more apps and document experiences visually through social media, according to a...

Asia Pacific: China’s health and wellness market to reach nearly $70B by 2020, says...

Consumers in China are the most health-conscious people in the world, according to a new report entitled Capturing a Share of China's Consumer Health...

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