Dairy and dietary supplements dominate cholesterol-lowering category
Dairy dominates the cholesterol-lowering foods category in Europe,
but in the US dietary supplements are almost as popular, indicates
data from Mintel.
Emmi, Kaiku to join up in fresh dairy sales
Swiss dairy group Emmi has bought a stake in Spain's Kaiku to help
it expand sales of functional food brands into new markets in Latin
CLA, full-fat dairy linked to lower bowel cancer risk
High intake of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), a type of fat found
naturally in cow's milk, is associated with a significantly lower
risk of bowel cancer, shows a new Swedish study.
Danone not bidding for Numico, report
French yoghurt and biscuit maker Danone said today that it is not
looking to acquire the Dutch infant nutrition firm Numico, after
rumours that Danone was making a bid pushed up the Dutch group's
Dairy food consumption linked to lower risk of metabolic syndrome
The more dairy products consumed, the less likely your chances of
metabolic syndrome, suggests a new study out of Iran.
Fonterra introduces high-protein crisp ingredient for healthy snacks
New Zealand dairy group Fonterra will today unveil a range of dairy
protein crisps with up to 80 per cent protein content for use by
makers of energy and sports bars as well as healthy and slimming
Juices to challenge dairy, cereals with heart health benefits
Soft drinks, particularly fruit juices, are set to make a greater
contribution to Britons' heart health, as both innovative small
businesses and major players roll out new, heart healthy drinks.
DSM to market satiety ingredient for dairy products
Dutch ingredients group DSM has licensed the rights to an appetite
control ingredient for use in dairy products, reports Dominique
Dairy and soy industries partner up to reach wider consumer base
Soy proteins, traditionally formulated in rival products to
dairy-based foods, are being added to regular yoghurts to reach
mainstream consumers in France, writes Dominique Patton.
Dairy protein maker offers soy as alternative to pricy caseinates
French dairy ingredients firm Armor Proteines has added a
US-produced soy protein isolate to its range to give customers an
alternative to the increasingly expensive caseinates, reports
Danone, Yakult choose India to expand jointly
Danone and Yakult have chosen India as the next market to target
with their probiotic products, setting up a joint venture in the
Dairy calcium has 'no effect' on weight
A study into whether increased intake of dairy calcium reduces
weight and fat mass, as previous research had suggested, concluded
Dairy helps you look good, claims new campaign
The British dairy industry is appealing to the vanity of teenage
girls in a bid to get them to drink more milk.
Dairy has little benefit on children's bone health?
Scant evidence supports increased consumption of dairy products to
promote children's bone health, claim researchers in a review of
almost 40 studies investigating milk's benefit to bones.
Raisio starts production of non-dairy range
Finland's Raisio group will start production of oat- and soy-based
fresh foods as it moves to expand its functional food business.