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Europe: Evonik names Azelis as silica distributor in Nordic region

Performance silica maker Evonik Industries AG has named Azelis as its distributor for the Aerosil and Sipernat range of products in the Nordic region...

Americas: PepsiCo, partners give food, essentials to families in US state

PepsiCo, Feed the Children and corporate partners are providing food and essentials to 1,200 families in need in the Washington, DC, US. Together, Feed the Children,...

Americas: US demand for fresh ingredients thawing frozen foods growth

The growing demand for fresh products or, at least, fresher products in refrigerated rather than frozen form is challenging the US frozen foods sector,...

Americas: High folic acid intake in aged mice causes a lowered immune response

Previous studies have shown an association between high folic acid intake and a reduction in the immune system defenses needed to fight viral infections...

Europe: Research finds the elderly feel helpless with retail packaging

Packaging on supermarket goods can leave ‘older’ consumers feeling powerless and vulnerable, according to a study carried out at the University of Portsmouth. Issues such...

Americas: Research shows canned tomatoes boost vegetables intake among subjects

The new 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans recommend most Americans consume 2.5 cups of vegetables a day, a goal almost nine out of 10...

Americas: Mondelez International works with Facebook on consumer engagement

Mondelez International has renewed its partnership with Facebook to leverage and innovate around consumer insights and Messenger to create more meaningful mobile-first experiences between...

Asia Pacific: Indian company exhibits PUFA ingredient in US show

Arjuna Natural Extracts will launch a high-concentrate, 90% omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid (PUFA) ingredient for dietary supplements and functional foods and beverages at SupplySide...

Americas: International Paper’s facilities certified by GFSI

International Paper's US facilities in Kenton, Ohio and Visalia, California have achieved food safety certification by exceeding the standards of the benchmarking procedures as...

Americas: More have snacks for meals, report

Health consciousness, more solo households, and convenience are why more US consumers, particularly young adults, are eating snack foods as part of their main...

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