The Health And Wellness Trend Continues In Asia

Ingredients
More consumers are becoming more conscious about what food they eat, driving for a healthier marketplace for food and beverages, says Jane Barnett, head of…
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Tocotrienol-Rich Fraction: A Gem In Palm Oil For Cardioprotection

Ingredients
With cardiovascular disease being the number one killer in the world today, it is only expected that consumers be presented with solutions that alleviate risk…
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Beverages

When Two Is Better Than One

There is so much attention and focus on plant-based and dairy-free diets these days that one might think that dairy is bad for health. But…

Nutrition & Market Trends

Chinese Infant Formula Market Focuses On High-Quality Ingredients

Demand for infant formula in China is increasing, providing an opportune market for manufacturers. Governed by strict new regulations and increasing consumer demand for safe…

Natural, Free-From & Functional Ingredients

Buttering Up Tastes

Butter is making a strong comeback into the food scene, and in new applications. Stanley Goh, regional director, food service-asia & middle east, Fonterra, tells…

Nutrition & Market Trends

Omega-3 Index Test: An Essential Biomarker For Heart Health & More

Maintaining one’s health is getting easier, with personalised nutrition and home test kits becoming more popular. One can even ensure heart health by measuring omega-3…

Healthy Alternatives

Staying Energised Throughout The Odd Hours Of The Night

What can employees working late hours or graveyard shifts do to ensure they overcome the draw of sleep and work safely and efficiently? It’s all…

Nutrition & Market Trends

Innovating With Health In Mind

Health is the top priority for many consumers today, and it is vital that manufacturers innovate with healthy and natural ingredients to create products that…

Emulsifiers, Stabilisers, Mouthfeel & Texture

Pushing Puff Pastry Margarine Performance

  If there were ever a competitive sport for margarines, puff pastry margarines would be the elite athletes—powerful, flexible and able to perform almost on…

Nutrition & Market Trends

Dull Growth In Olive Oil Trade

With inconsistency in manufacturing trends and rising challenges for virgin olive oil production, regional players look for new opportunities in reinforcing quality control to capture…

Natural, Free-From & Functional Ingredients

Healthy And Tasty Unrefined Oil From Avocado

Inspired by virgin olive oil extraction technology, cold pressed extraction could replace traditional ones for avocado oil, to produce a purpose-ready oils for the edible…

Nutrition & Market Trends

New Insights Into Chocolate Markets

  Chocolate is popular among consumers of all ages. What are the current trends of the chocolate market and what should manufacturers know? By Peter…