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Asia Pacific: Nutraceuticals vital in preventive healthcare, says Frost & Sullivan

Besides the increasing number of consumers taking a proactive approach towards their health, the prevalence of chronic diseases (such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease)...

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...

World: 44% revenue share in Asia Pacific’s dietary supplement market by 2020, says analyst

The dietary supplements market is one of the fastest growing markets in the world. Valued at US$61.84 billion in 2014, the dietary supplements market is...

Europe: Novel form of iron for fortifying food discovered

Two Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich or ETH professors Raffaele Mezzenga and Michael B. Zimmermann from the Department of Health Sciences and Technology have discovered...

Europe: Fish oil could save €13B a year in EU healthcare costs, finds study

More widespread regular consumption of Omega 3 supplements could save healthcare systems and providers in the EU a total of €12.9 billion (US$14.72 billion)...

Asia Pacific: Chinese health foods company opens facility worth RMB1.5 billion

LKK Health Products Group in China has begun building its second production base in the Yingkou Economic and Technical Development Zone in Liaoning. With a...

Europe: Vitamin K2 shown to impact health

A high intake of menaquinones (vitamin K2) was associated with a reduced risk of coronary heart disease, at least in hypertensive participants, while high...

World: Plant sterol ester of Omega 3 showed positive test results, says Enzymotec

Enzymotec reports positive results from a clinical trial comparing the effectiveness of Vayarol versus Ethyl Esters of Omega 3 (EE, which are the active...

Asia Pacific: Vitafoods Asia exhibitors on SEA market, health & wellness sectors

The seventh edition of Vitafoods Asia will be held in Singapore from September 5 to 6, 2017. With lifestyle trends and changing consumer demand, what...

Europe: Lonza research finds promise for L-carnitine among Millennials

Increasing the awareness of L-Carnitine’s benefits among sporty Millennials represents a significant untapped business opportunity for dietary supplement manufacturers, according to an online survey...

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