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UCLA research: curcumin improves memory, mood in people with age-related memory loss

UCLA research: curcumin improves memory, mood in people with age-related memory loss

31 Jan 2018

Daily consumption of a certain form of curcumin improved memory and mood in people with mild, age-related memory loss, according to the results of a study conducted by UCLA researchers.

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IFF breaks ground on new plant in India

IFF breaks ground on new plant in India

31 Jan 2018

International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) has broken ground on a new flavours and fragrances plant located in Sri City, in the State of Andhra Pradesh in India.

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Mintel: younger Germans want vegetarian/vegan sweets

Mintel: younger Germans want vegetarian/vegan sweets

31 Jan 2018

Three out of 10 (28%) German consumers would like to see a wider variety of clearly labelled vegetarian and vegan confectionery, according to new research from Mintel. This number rises significantly to 46% of consumers aged 25 to 34.

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Fonterra Australia to invest AU$165m in capacity expansion

Fonterra Australia to invest AU$165m in capacity expansion

30 Jan 2018

Fonterra Australia says it is matching its push to secure additional milk volumes with more than AU$165 million in capital expenditure in this financial year at key sites in Victoria and Tasmania.

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Study: vitamin D can help ease IBS

Study: vitamin D can help ease IBS

30 Jan 2018

Vitamin D supplements could help to ease painful Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) symptoms, a new study from the University of Sheffield has found.

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Arla to close Braband site next year

Arla to close Braband site next year

30 Jan 2018

An increasing demand for yogurt products from European consumers and a lack of expansion options at Arla Foods' Brabrand Dairy in Aarhus means that the company will close the Brabrand site in mid 2019.

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Mintel: shot-sized health-boosting juice launches taking off

Mintel: shot-sized health-boosting juice launches taking off

29 Jan 2018

Julia Büch, Food and Drink Analyst at Mintel, sees shot-sized health-boosting juice launches taking off, noting that consumers are increasingly interested in naturally-functional food and drinks.

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ADM opens innovation centre in Singapore

ADM opens innovation centre in Singapore

29 Jan 2018

ADM has opened what it describes as a cutting-edge flavour and ingredient creation, application, development and customer innovation centre at the Biopolis research hub in Singapore.

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McCormick reports record financial results

McCormick reports record financial results

29 Jan 2018

McCormick has reported what it says are record financial results and a strong growth outlook for 2018. Fourth quarter, sales rose 21% from the year-ago period, with strong results in both the consumer and industrial segments.

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Ingredion gives DeLio strategy, innovation responsibility

Ingredion gives DeLio strategy, innovation responsibility

26 Jan 2018

Ingredion has announced that Anthony DeLio has been promoted to senior vice president, corporate strategy and chief innovation officer.

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Barry Callebaut reports strong start to year

Barry Callebaut reports "strong start" to year

26 Jan 2018

Barry Callebaut has announced sales growth up 8% for its first quarter, although sales revenues declined slightly to CHF 1,872.2 million.

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Campden BRI extends UKAS Hepatitis A, Norovirus accreditation

Campden BRI extends UKAS Hepatitis A, Norovirus accreditation

26 Jan 2018

Campden BRI has announced that it has extended its UKAS accreditation to cover the detection of Hepatitis A and Norovirus in fresh and frozen berries and salad vegetables.

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