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Americas: Honey is a new approach to fighting antibiotic resistance, say researchers

Honey could be a solution to the serious, ever-growing problem of bacterial resistance to antibiotics, said researchers. Medical professionals sometimes use honey successfully as a...

Americas: Better-tasting, reduced-fat desserts, dressings, sauces may be a reality, say researchers

Adjusting the calcium level and acidity could be the key to developing new better-tasting, more eye-appealing and creamier reduced-fat sauces, desserts and salad dressings...

Asia Pacific: Researchers show 3D modeling technology can help create food sensations

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) demonstrated its three dimensional (3D) mastication modelling in Melbourne, Australia on April 15, 2014. The modeling is...

Europe: Natural colors to gain importance due to consumer awareness of synthetic colors, says...

The global natural colorants market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 6.51% over the period 2013-2018, according to the...

Americas: Health demands boost growth of dietary fiber sector

The positive attributes of dietary fiber propel their use as specialty ingredients in end-use industries such as food and pharmaceuticals, says Reportlinker.com. According to its...

Europe: Demand for healthy, natural food drives global hydrocolloid market, says report

The global hydrocolloid market is set to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 5.57% over the period 2014-2018, according to Global Hydrocolloid Market...

Europe: 8M consumers in UK eat chocolate every day, says report

About 16% consumers in the UK, equating to about eight million people, eat chocolate every day, and 17% do so four to six times...

Europe: Food manufacturers reformulate products as consumers avoid certain foods, finds report

Food avoidance has become a way of life for tens of millions of consumers in the US, according to Research and Markets’ new report...

Americas: Ageing US population boosts health with functional dairy products

As the US population continues to age, dairy products that meet the nutritional needs of older consumers will become increasingly influential, according to Canadean. US...

Europe: Low-cost packaging will support competitive prices in Spain, says report

According to a report from Canadean, low-cost packaging innovation will allow discounters and private labels to continue to take share from brands by offering...

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