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10 Interesting Things You Didn’t Know about the European Omega-3 Industry

10 Interesting Things You Didn’t Know about the European Omega-3 Industry

18 Nov 2014

As you may have experienced in the past, trade shows often become more of a meeting place to connect with customers and prospects, with less time to be out walking the aisles and attending seminars.  Understanding market changes and trending can add im...

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European Consumers Await Next Generation Functional Dairy Drinks

European Consumers Await Next Generation Functional Dairy Drinks

17 Nov 2014

The European dairy industry has operated in a challenging regulatory environment in recent years as the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) worked its way through a series of health claim dossiers for functional products. A high level of uncertainty ...

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Health, Wealth and Peace to all Men

Health, Wealth and Peace to all Men

17 Nov 2014

Have you seen the film Miss Congeniality with Sandra Bullock? My favourite actress plays an FBI agent who poses as a beauty pageant contestant. She impresses the judges with self defence tactics and pleads for “harsher punishment for parole violators…”...

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Protein Power Packs a Punch

Protein Power Packs a Punch

17 Nov 2014

Interest in protein content and high protein products is continuing to grow across the food and drinks market, despite the fact that most North American and European consumers already have more than enough protein in their diets.  This has been driven ...

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Yogurt, the Rock Star of Dairy Products

Yogurt, the Rock Star of Dairy Products

14 Nov 2014

Okay, maybe I should explain the title. You could say: “Why yogurt? Look at China. It is milk that is ‘rocking’ in China” – and you’d be right. The Chinese bring a carton of pasteurised milk as a gift to a party where Europeans give a bottle of wine. Y...

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Sowing the Seeds of Change in Bread

Sowing the Seeds of Change in Bread

11 Nov 2014

Bread has an image problem. Across Europe, a significant proportion of consumers (as high as 48% in the UK and Italy) state that bread is not an option for those trying to lose weight and even more (54% in Italy and 48% in the UK and Spain) believe sli...

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Much Potential, but Supply Situation Tough for Teff

Much Potential, but Supply Situation Tough for Teff

11 Nov 2014

Teff is an eager contender in the line-up of “heritage” supergrains, and it has much to offer. Replete with nutrients, the right kind of starch and devoid of gluten, it keys into several prominent dietary trends at once. But why is it still not widely ...

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Functional Ingredients: A Simpler Burden of Proof

Functional Ingredients: A Simpler Burden of Proof

11 Nov 2014

Functional ingredients lend foodstuffs energy boosting, health promoting or disease prevention properties. As supplements they are great in a number of situations. For example: Where lifestyle choices do not permit a diet that is replete in all necessa...

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White Bread and Breakfast Biscuits Fuel Fibre Focus

White Bread and Breakfast Biscuits Fuel Fibre Focus

10 Nov 2014

Awareness of the health benefits of fibre in terms of digestion, cholesterol reduction and diabetes prevention is rising, but it is an increasingly complicated area with the traditional associations of fibre with wholegrains, oats and fruit and vegetab...

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The Complete Package – Packaging

The Complete Package – Packaging

10 Nov 2014

Packaging within the food and drink industry is not only one of the largest sectors – it’s also one of the most innovative. With the sheer volume of products developed and released a year, it’s somewhat of a mission keeping up with all the ideas ...

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Natural Functioning Ingredients – They Should Come With a Health Warning

Natural Functioning Ingredients – They Should Come With a Health Warning

4 Nov 2014

Over the last 25 years, food stuffs that provide health benefits – nutraceuticals – have gone from relatively unknown research breakthroughs, wrapped in legislative restrictions and controversy, to become a regular part of the weekly shopping bas...

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Industry Interplay in Food Packaging

Industry Interplay in Food Packaging

4 Nov 2014

Sterilization, opening mechanisms, packaging for longer life, speed, hygiene, cost-effectiveness, reducing waste, ease of use…. packaging for solid product, for liquid product, for viscous product….into cups, bottles, trays…..packaging for market appea...

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