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c-LEcta teams to develop new plant-based sweetener

c-LEcta teams to develop new plant-based sweetener

21 Jun 2018

Industrial biotechnology company c-LEcta, who are based in Leipzig, Germany and an unnamed leading ingredient company have developed process to expand production of plant-based sweetener with a sugar-like taste.

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Azelis strengthens its position in the Moroccan food market with the acquisition of Distralim

Azelis strengthens its position in the Moroccan food market with the acquisition of Distralim

21 Jun 2018

Azelis is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement to acquire a 100% ownership of Distralim S.A.R.L. (“Distralim”). Distralim is a distributor of food ingredients in Morocco. The company is based in Casablanca and employs 21 employees, who wil...

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What are the smartest botanical ingredients for brain health?

What are the smartest botanical ingredients for brain health?

20 Jun 2018

As the population ages, botanical ingredients to maintain and improve cognitive health are on the rise. What are they, and what evidence is there to support their claims?

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DeutscheBack launches anti-acrylamide enzyme

DeutscheBack launches anti-acrylamide enzyme

20 Jun 2018

With Innovase ASP DP, DeutscheBack says it now offers manufacturers of bakery products an enzyme system that prevents the formation of acrylamide in baked goods, such as biscuits, wafers, bread and rolls.

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Campden BRI invents new chilli heat measurement method

Campden BRI invents new chilli heat measurement method

20 Jun 2018

Campden BRI has developed a new method to rate the chilli heat of complex products, such as ready meals and cooking sauces to provide a consistent way to rate products as mild, medium, hot or very hot.

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IMCD acquires 100% of Horn

IMCD acquires 100% of Horn

19 Jun 2018

Specialty chemicals and food ingredients distributor IMCD has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of Horn. Horn is said to be an excellent fit with IMCD's US activities.

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Aleph Farms calls on USDA to promote clean meat

Aleph Farms calls on USDA to promote clean meat

19 Jun 2018

Aleph Farms is calling on the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) to promote clean meat for its compelling safety advantages, such as being antibiotic free and pathogen free.

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Turning a spotlight on healthy fats and oils

Turning a spotlight on healthy fats and oils

19 Jun 2018

European food manufacturers have been turning to healthier oils and fats – but there is often a trade-off to be made, balancing their benefits in terms of flavour and health with how easy they are to work with.

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Diverse, effective and unique - an Interview with CG Chemikalien’s director Uwe Klass about advantages of the new “Pharma & Nutrition” division

Diverse, effective and unique - an Interview with CG Chemikalien’s director Uwe Klass about advantages of the new “Pharma & Nutrition” division

19 Jun 2018

For over 50 years CG Chemikalien has been a staple in the trade of bulk and specialty chemicals. Thanks to numerous acquisitions and mergers the small business has grown into the CG Group, with 700 employees and an annual turnover of 400 million Euro. ...

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Tesco sells 40,000 vegan steaks in a week

Tesco sells 40,000 vegan steaks in a week

18 Jun 2018

Vivera has announced that, within a few days, the first delivery of 40,000 plant-based steaks to the British supermarket chain Tesco sold out in 400 of its stores.

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Botanical extracts have functional carriers

Botanical extracts have functional carriers

18 Jun 2018

Most standardised dried extracts and powders are supported on carriers such as maltodextrin and silicon dioxide, notes Gee Lawson.

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Prof Yuen Discussed Neuroprotective Properties Of EVNol SupraBio™ And  Latest Research Updates

Prof Yuen Discussed Neuroprotective Properties Of EVNol SupraBio™ And Latest Research Updates

18 Jun 2018

Renowned Malaysian researcher on tocotrienol - Prof. KH Yuen spoke with ExcelVite in an interview about neuroprotective properties of the patented and bioenhanced palm tocotrienol complex (EVNol SupraBio™) during the Palm International Nutra-Cosmeceut...

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