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AVOKE wins Ganeden prize

AVOKE wins Ganeden prize

29 Jul 2016

In a competition between entrepreneurs to be selected for the most innovative probiotic food concept, a panel of industry experts named AVOKE as the top choice for the startup to win Ganeden's Probiotic Innovation Jumpstart program.

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Ganeden announces 75+ partner SKUs

Ganeden announces 75+ partner SKUs

13 Jul 2016

In less than three months, Ganeden partners have launched over 75 probiotic product SKUs across eight categories, adding to the more than 60 SKUs launched earlier in the year for a total of 500+ SKUs now available worldwide.

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TMR forecasts multifunctional ingredients market

TMR forecasts multifunctional ingredients market

28 Jun 2016

Transparency Market Research (TMR) has launched a report entitled “Multifunctional Food Ingredients Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 – 2024”.

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Cranberries can reduce UTIs

Cranberries can reduce UTIs

22 Jun 2016

Leading experts on infectious disease and urinary tract infections (UTIs) gathered recently in London to discuss the findings from a study that is said to have conclusively shown that cranberries can reduce symptomatic UTIs.

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Waitrose launches omega 3 chicken

Waitrose launches omega 3 chicken

21 Jun 2016

UK supermarket Waitrose has announced that it will introduce what it claims is the UK’s first chicken that is a source of omega 3, describing it as a groundbreaking move for a British supermarket.

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Arla sees CrossFit opportunity

Arla sees CrossFit opportunity

20 Jun 2016

The growing popularity of CrossFit will boost the market for premium sports nutrition solutions that offer significantly faster recovery than mainstream products, according to Arla Foods Ingredients.

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Monteloeder receives health claims approval

Monteloeder receives health claims approval

15 Jun 2016

Health Canada has issued approvals to Monteloeder for the use of eight health claims relating to suncare-from-within ingredient NutroxSun and PLX, its sports nutrition bioactive.

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Study identifies anti-inflammatory foodstuffs

Study identifies anti-inflammatory foodstuffs

25 May 2016

A new study by the University of Liverpool's Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease has identified food stuffs that can help prevent chronic inflammation that contributes to many leading causes of death.

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DuPont launches HOWARU Protect EarlyLife

DuPont launches HOWARU Protect EarlyLife

18 May 2016

DuPont Nutrition & Health is launching a new, clinically tested probiotic, HOWARU Protect EarlyLife, as part of its premium ingredient range. It has been formulated specifically for expectant mothers and their infants.

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DSM: weight is biggest worry

DSM: weight is biggest worry

17 May 2016

DSM has published the results of what it says is a comprehensive new survey on consumer health concerns, which reveals that today’s adults worry more about weight than other health issues.

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Lonza outlines L-Carnitine opportunity

Lonza outlines L-Carnitine opportunity

16 May 2016

According to Lonza, increasing the awareness of L-Carnitine’s benefits among sporty Millennials represents a significant untapped business opportunity for dietary supplement manufacturers.

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Mintel: superfoods on the rise

Mintel: superfoods on the rise

16 May 2016

New research from Mintel highlights the popularity of so-called superfoods, noting a 202% increase globally in the number of new food and drink products launched containing the terms “superfood”, “superfruit” or “supergrain”.

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