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Report: meat substitutes market already worth $4 billion

Report: meat substitutes market already worth $4 billion

24 May 2017

According to a new report from researcher Visiongain, the global meat substitutes market has experienced rapid growth in recent years. Visiongain predicts that, in 2017, the market will be worth $4bn.

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Welch's: US-grown fruits appeal to Chinese juice drinkers

Welch's: US-grown fruits appeal to Chinese juice drinkers

24 May 2017

Fruit juices made from ingredients grown in the USA are highly appealing to many Chinese Millennial fruit juice drinkers, according to new consumer research sponsored by Welch's.

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Algaia, AIDP to partner on alginate distribution

Algaia, AIDP to partner on alginate distribution

24 May 2017

Algaia and AIDP have entered into a distribution partnership to market Algaia’s alginates and other specialty marine-based solutions to customers in Canada, USA and Mexico.

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Dairy Crest delivers robust performance in a tough market

Dairy Crest delivers "robust performance in a tough market"

23 May 2017

For the year ended 31 March, Dairy Crest has reported adjusted profit before tax up 5% to £60.6m on revenues that decreased 1% to £416.6m. Its Cathedral City cheddar is said to have returned to volume growth in the second half.

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Tate & Lyle adds 17 non-GMO starches to portfolio

Tate & Lyle adds 17 non-GMO starches to portfolio

23 May 2017

As part of an ongoing programme of non-GMO ingredient expansions, Tate & Lyle has added to its portfolio of texturants with 17 non-GMO starches that are said to have the same functionality as their traditional counterparts.

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Anatolia acquires Whitworths

Anatolia acquires Whitworths

23 May 2017

Turkish-based company Anatolia has acquired the entire issued share capital of the Whitworths holding company. Whitworths was founded in 1886, and is based in Northamptonshire, England.

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Mintel: China IMF market poised for impressive growth

Mintel: China IMF market poised for impressive growth

22 May 2017

China’s infant milk formula (IMF) market is poised for impressive growth in the next five years as a result of the new “two-child” policy, and new regulations issued by the CFDA according to new research from Mintel.

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Arla aims to be most innovative collaborator in dairy

Arla aims to be "most innovative collaborator" in dairy

22 May 2017

The trends, technologies and products that will shape the worldwide dairy category in the future will be created hand-in-hand with chefs, scientists, consumers and customers at its global innovation centre, Arla Foods believes.

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Lesaffre opens new expertise hub in Singapore.

Lesaffre opens new expertise hub in Singapore.

22 May 2017

Lesaffre has set up a new expertise hub in Singapore which houses at the same location several of its teams in baking, food taste, human health and nutrition, animal care and biotechnology.

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Nestlé inaugurates new Dubai factory

Nestlé inaugurates new Dubai factory

19 May 2017

Nestlé has inaugurated its new Al-Maha factory in Dubai, producing Nescafé coffee and Maggi cooking aids for the local and regional market.

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Report: US energy/sports drinks market showing vigorous growth

Report: US energy/sports drinks market showing "vigorous" growth

19 May 2017

Over the past five years, the U.S. retail market for energy and sports drinks expanded in vigorous fashion culminating in sales of $25 billion in 2016 after rising at an annual rate of 7% over the preceding half decade, according to market research fir...

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Naturex reports steady revenue in first quarter

Naturex reports "steady" revenue in first quarter

19 May 2017

Naturex has reported that 2017 first quarter revenue amounted to €104.4 million, in line with the same period in 2016, including a positive currency effect. Recurring operational EBITDA on that basis came to €15.8 million, representing a margin of 15.1...

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