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Americas: More buying organic produce, finds report

Over half of all households in the US now purchase organic produce, as the sale of organic bananas alone – now a US$165 million...

Asia Pacific: GNT releases micronized powders

The GNT Group markets a micronized powder range based on Colouring Foods under its Exberry brand. The new product range is designed to give...

Americas: Eating more greens found to lower type 2 diabetes risk

Consuming a plant-based diet—especially one rich in high-quality plant foods such as whole grains, fruits, vegetables, nuts, and legumes is linked with substantially lower...

Americas: Eating more whole grains found to prolong life

Eating more whole grains may reduce the risk of premature death, according to a new meta-analysis by researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of...

Americas: Millennials look for freshness, experience at grocerant, states report

Supermarkets are raising the bar on their foodservice offerings and by doing so are attracting the attention of the coveted Millennials, finds The NPD...

Americas: Dietary fiber intake tied to successful aging, research reveals

Most people know that a diet high in fiber helps to keep us 'regular'. Eating the right amount of fiber from breads, cereals, and fruits...

Europe: Two fruit compounds may address obesity issues

A combination of two compounds found in red grapes and oranges could be used to improve the health of people with diabetes, and reduce...

Americas: Health Canada approves claims for natural extracts

Health Canada has issued approvals to Monteloeder for the use of eight health claims relating to two of its botanical ingredients. The authority has passed...

Americas: Consumers are spending on organic food, finds report

The organic packaged food market in the US is subject to rapidly changing consumer demands and increased health consciousness, finds a Technavio report. It...

Europe: DuPont releases alternative carbs for bakers

DuPont Nutrition & Health offers Nordic Light Thins to Europe’s hard-pressed bread market. Rich in healthy carbs, Nordic Light Thins targets consumers who are turning...

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