All news articles for March 20, 2012

Industry explores potential of new omega-3 source

Pharma Marine goes global with squid source omega 3

By Lynda Searby

Having established its calamari source omega-3 as a dietary supplement ingredient in the US, Norwegian firm Pharma Marine is hoping to conquer the rest of the world via a newly created global sales and distribution network.

Do consumers really weigh-up on-pack claims?

Danone blasts no claim no gain theory

By Lynda Searby

Dropping hard health claims in favour of softer claims or no claims at all has not had any detrimental impact on sales of Danone’s probiotic yogurt Activia, begging the question of how much weight consumers actually give to on-pack claims.

Court rejects Kaneka's patent violation claim

ZMC hopeful German CoQ10 court win will resonate internationally

By Shane Starling

A German court has rejected global CoQ10 leader Kaneka’s charge that rival Zhejiang Medicine Company (ZMC) and its European Distributor, Kyowa Hakko GmbH Europe, infringed its patent – a ruling ZMC hopes will influence pending actions.

Follow us

Featured Events

View more


View more