The world population is ageing at unprecedented rates, offering huge opportunities for savvy fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) marketers, according to a report by market research company GlobalData.

The Food Innovation Cluster (FIC) partnered with DSM Nutritional Products (DSM) to strengthen the food manufacturing and nutrition science ecosystem in Singapore.

Singapore’s health minister announced at Food Vision Asia that the government will support initiatives to fight the war on diabetes, and companies producing healthier food products.

With Thailand’s ageing population, there exists a wide market gap in food and supplements catered towards them. Three trends in the food and nutrition industry for the nation's seniors are explored in this article. By Farah Nazurah

Good nutrition has a significant contribution in giving more life to years, particularly in managing decline and minimising loss of function. How can nutrition help to maintain brain, eye and joint health as we get older? By Dr Kai Lin Ek and Marianne Heer, scientific marketing managers, BASF Nutrition & Health

Food and beverages designed specifically for seniors’ nutrition yet takes into account the physiological challenges of elderly could shake up a category that is on the cusp of exploding, according to Norwegian researchers.

The Silent Generation and Baby Boomers make up the fastest growing consumer markets in the world. However, food and beverage manufacturers have barely scratched the surface in this market sphere. Why and how should one venture into this overlooked market? By Jane Rochstad-Lim

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