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Americas: Frozen meals gain dominance in homes, report

Consumers are returning to the frozen foods aisle, reports The NPD Group. In 2018, frozen foods were included in 9.8 billion eating occasions...

Middle East: Gat Foods launches ingredient to replace refined sugars in RTE cereals

Gat Foods launches Fruitlift, a real-fruit-based ingredient that can replace refined sugars in ready-to-eat (RTE) cereals. The formulation consists of natural fruity goodness, including fibers,...

Asia Pacific: Fonterra’s NZMP names top five consumer trends in 2019

Fonterra's global ingredients brand NZMP has picked the top five consumer trends in 2019, based on industry observers and reports. They are digestive wellness, snacking...

Asia Pacific: Thailand approves Dupont Danisco’s fermentates to preserve food

The Thai Food and Drug administration has recently granted regulatory approval to MicroGARD 100 and MicroGARD 200 as food protection ingredients by maintaining product...

Asia Pacific: Reduce acrylamide with a non-GMO solution, says Kerry

Kerry has launched Acryleast, a new fully non-GMO solution for acrylamide reduction in partnership with Renaissance BioScience. The clean-label,...

Americas: Snack foods are eaten as meals, report

Once seen as guilty pleasures, snack foods have and will continue to evolve to be eating occasion solutions for a nation of consumers constantly...

Americas: Meal kits offer the convenience that consumers want

When meal kit subscription services came on the scene a few years back, they stirred up a lot of buzz and consumers gave them...

Europe: Deli salad facility installs eight pumps

Flensted Food Group, a Denmark-based provider of deli salad products, has installed eight MasoSine Certa pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group to help pump...

Americas: Cargill releases potato starches for meat applications

Cargill releases the SimPure starches for low-processing conditions that are also label friendly for meat, meat alternatives and culinary applications. SimPure 99500 creates firm and...

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...