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Europe: DSM survey finds most consumers are unaware of acrylamide

Consumers are still largely unaware of acrylamide - but those who do know something about acrylamide, know enough to be concerned, according to a...

Americas: Omega-3 intake during pregnancy lowers preterm birth

Pregnant women who had low plasma levels of long chain n-3 fatty acids in their first and second trimesters were at a significantly higher...

World: Almonds introductions grew by 12%, report

Almond introductions grew in four out of the five key categories for almonds worldwide, including confectionery (22%), snacks (19%) and bakery (17%), as well...

Middle East: Frutarom releases solutions to reduce acrylamides

Frutarom Food Protection Solutions offers its all-natural, high-antioxidant solution for reducing acrylamides in heat-processed foods, decreasing oxidation and extending shelf life. The company conducted...

Europe: Cargill releases de-oiled lecithin range for bakers, snack makers

Cargill introduces a new range of de-oiled lecithin products to complete its portfolio of GMO and non-GMO lecithin products. A first to market in...

Americas: Cargill, Precision to reduce saturated fat in oil

Cargill and Precision BioSciences are using Precision’s Arcus genome-editing technology to further reduce saturated fat in canola oil. The new oil is intended for the...

Middle East: ADM, Cargill to form JV in Egypt

ADM and Cargill will launch a joint venture to provide soybean meal and oil for customers in Egypt. The joint venture would own and operate...

Americas: Long-term consumption of fish oils damages the liver, research finds

An international group of scientists led by the University of Granada (UGR) has demonstrated that the long-term intake of sunflower or fish oils damages...

Asia Pacific: Japan launches the Ruby chocolate

Nestlé Japan launches the Ruby chocolate version of its KitKat brand in Japan, South Korea and online. The brand is reportedly the first to offer...

Asia Pacific: Natural preservative for frying oils

Arjuna Naturals Extracts launches its natural preservative formulation for combating oxidation, thermal degradation, hydrolytic rancidity and extending the frying cycle of vegetable oils. The...
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