Not Common Knowledge: The Largest Immune Organ

Although many consumers understand the basics of the immune system—such as how one catches a cold—most are not aware that the largest immune organ in…

Alternative Carbohydrates Open Up New Sports Nutrition Opportunities

Christian Philippsen, managing director, BENEO Asia Pacific, discusses the importance of blood sugar management during exercise and highlights the potential of alternative carbohydrates for novel…

Research Update On Paediatric Probiotics

Research shows BifidoB and LactoB provide clear infant health benefits, says Angela Rowan, category marketing manager, paediatrics, NZMP.     It’s well-known that setting infants…

How Nutrition Can Be A Game Changer For Asian Economies

The onus of ensuring that the huge numbers of children today join the workforce tomorrow at their productive best is on companies that are operating…

Let’s Talk About Bacteria In Infants And Children

Studies on probiotics indicate that they may actually reduce the need for antibiotics in the future, says Chr. Hansen.   Asia Pacific represents one of…

Making It All Count: Omega-3 Fatty Acids

How does one get enough essential fatty acids in your body to reap its health benefits? Dr. Ek Kai Lin, senior manager, scientific marketing, BASF…

Ingredients

Plant-Based Nutrition Is 2018's Recipe For Success

With consumers being more health-conscious, more are looking to natural and functional ingredients in their food, such as those from plants. By Sarah Lim, senior…

Asia Pacific Health Ingredients: What's Trending?

Aslam Shaikh, senior research analyst, Food and Beverages, MarketsandMarkets, discusses what health ingredients are and what opportunities there are for manufacturers in Asia Pacific.

Ingredients

Bakery Trends: What’s Baking?

The end of the year is always a good time to review the year’s trends and what can be expected for next year or the…

Ingredients

The Health And Wellness Trend Continues In Asia

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…