Botanical Ingredients Bring Cleaner Labels

Botanical Ingredients Clean Label

As a result of the global pandemic, consumers have begun to look after themselves more and there is an increased understanding that our health begins with our nutrition. For this reason, botanical ingredients have broken through the trend barrier and are becoming more commonplace in premium product development projects for functional food brands who are […]

Enriching Milk with Nutritional and Multifunctional Fibres

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This article is the first of what will be a two-part series looking at the current gaps in the overall value proposition between animal and plant-based protein sources with a focus on the use of multifunctional fibres. I will be using as an example the dairy milk industry and the newer, competing plant-based “mylk” (a […]

Clean Food Science: a manifesto for the democratisation of healthy food

natural health with broccoli

With a fundamental shift in consumer attitudes and behaviour, R&D approaches have evolved over the years to meet the growing demand for nutritious, affordable and convenient foods. Food-Tech is accelerating the clean food science phenomenon by revealing consumer unexpected and unexpressed needs. Innovators are using market research, consumer insights analysis, and expert trend-tracking to adjust […]