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Givaudan to source 90% of raw materials responsibly by 2020

Givaudan to source 90% of raw materials responsibly by 2020

6 Nov 2017

Following the introduction of its Responsible Sourcing Policy in 2016, Givaudan has announced that 90% of its raw materials volume of natural origin will be responsibly sourced by 2020.

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FDA considers disallowing soy heart health claim

FDA considers disallowing soy heart health claim

6 Nov 2017

The US FDA has released a statement on the subject of allowable health claims for soy, hinting that it may conclude that there is insufficient evidence of a link between soy protein consumption and reduced risk of heart disease.

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Dairy leaders emphasise need to fight back against anti-dairy activisim

Dairy leaders emphasise need to fight back against "anti-dairy activisim"

6 Nov 2017

Speaking at the IDF World Dairy Summit in Belfast, industry leaders underlined the importance of communicating effectively with consumers at a time the IDF believes anti-dairy activism is on the rise.

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SternVitamin to showcase value-adding potential at Fi Europe

SternVitamin to showcase value-adding potential at Fi Europe

3 Nov 2017

At this year’s Food Ingredients Europe, SternVitamin says it will show how manufacturers of foods, drinks and food supplements can generate new value-adding potential with special product concepts.

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Firmenich inaugurates flavours plant in Sao Paulo

Firmenich inaugurates flavours plant in Sao Paulo

3 Nov 2017

Firmenich has officially inaugurated its manufacturing plant for encapsulated flavours in Sao Paulo, Brazil which will serve as a centre of excellence for encapsulated technologies in Latin America.

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DSM, UNICEF, Sight and Life to partner on nutrition for Nigeria

DSM, UNICEF, Sight and Life to partner on nutrition for Nigeria

3 Nov 2017

DSM, UN children’s agency UNICEF, and Swiss-based humanitarian nutrition think tank Sight and Life have announced a new partnership to deliver better nutrition to at-risk children and mothers in Nigeria.

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Hydrosol outlines plans for Food Ingredients Europe

Hydrosol outlines plans for Food Ingredients Europe

2 Nov 2017

Hydrosol will for the first time present solutions for its new Beverages product category at this year’s Fi Europe, as well as new developments for poultry, vegan meat substitute, and dairy and whey products.

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Mintel sees UK sales of yellow fats, oils in decline

Mintel sees UK sales of yellow fats, oils in decline

2 Nov 2017

Many UK consumers are frying, baking and eating less bread today, according to Mintel, which is melting volume sales of yellow fats and edible oils, with over 62% who buy butter, spread, oil and fat saying they are frying less food at home now.

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Campbell Soup joins Plant Based Foods Association

Campbell Soup joins Plant Based Foods Association

2 Nov 2017

Campbell Soup has announced it is joining the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA), the trade group representing the fast-growing plant-based foods sector.

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Roha Turns A New Leaf, And A Few Fruits With Its Latest Acquisition Paving The Way Into Natural Extracts

Roha Turns A New Leaf, And A Few Fruits With Its Latest Acquisition Paving The Way Into Natural Extracts

2 Nov 2017

Roha, one of the leading global manufacturers and marketers in the food colors segment, has announced the acquisition of Italy based Essential SRL, a leading manufacturer of Plant and Fruits based natural coloring and flavouring ingredients.

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Global thinking. Local values. Roha acquires Delta Aromatics to serve its customers better.

Global thinking. Local values. Roha acquires Delta Aromatics to serve its customers better.

2 Nov 2017

Roha, one of the world’s leading companies in the space of food colors and industrial pigments, always tries to bring more joy and happiness to communities where it works. It is a proud moment for Roha to announce the acquisition of the color division ...

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Roha pursues aggressive external growth with the acquisition of New Foods Industry S.P.A., in Northern Italy

Roha pursues aggressive external growth with the acquisition of New Foods Industry S.P.A., in Northern Italy

2 Nov 2017

Roha, one of the world’s leading color manufacturers has announced the acquisition of New Foods Industry S.P.A. near Verona in Italy, expert in dry ingredients for the food and beverage industries.

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