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Alan and Juliet Barratt

Alan Barratt, founder of Grenade, tells NutraIngredients his tips to startup success after being named ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ for the third year running

Grenade boss: From illicit playground cakes to the UK's biggest protein bar brand

By Nikki Cutler

When husband and wife team Alan and Juliet Barratt co-founded the brand Grenade as a fun way to sell their own sports nutrition they had no idea they would end up selling 140,000 protein bars around the globe every day.

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Why don’t more consumers use omega-3s?

By Hank Schultz

A recent panel discussion hosted by NutraIngredients-USA pointed out that the omega-3s market is robust, albeit slowly growing, but also that it could be so much more.


WATCH: How to target the ageing consumer

By Nikki Cutler

Despite seniors showing a strong interest in functional food and supplements, the number of products launched with senior claims in Europe does not reflect the population which means brands are missing out on a huge market, says Mintel.

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