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New Binder for Vegan Meat Products
By using textures and the new Lory® Bind variant, manufacturers can not only imitate the typical structure and authentic mouthfeel of nuggets, schnitzels, and salami but also create foods with short ingredient lists free from declarable E-numbers such as methylcellulose. more...
Recruitment App for Alt Protein Jobs
An AI-powered candidate-job-matchmaking service specifically for recrutiment in the alt protein sector. Discount code available for alt protein companies. more...
A cyclist stops to take a drink of his sports drink on a sunny day
A natural alternative to caffeine, Zynamite® enhances mental and physical energy. New water-soluble, Zynamite® S opens up new opportunities for innovation in the area of cognitive and sports nutrition drinks. more...
SMART Wheat Compensates for Wheat Fluctuations
SMART® Wheat high protein flour from GoodMills Innovation ensures optimised dough processing properties and consistently high baked quality, suitable for a wide range of end products, with recommended dosages ranging from 2% to 10%. more...
Senior Hispanic couple eating lemon flavored yogurt mousse
Responding to the desire for healthy aging amongst the 55 years plus age group, Hydrosol and sister companies SternVitamin and OlbrichtArom have developed a range of dairy product concepts. more...
Meditating Man
The study finds that Nektium's Vanizem™ botanical extract improves mood, reduces stress, and enhances sleep quality in three days. Vanizem™ can be used in mood-boosting supplements without sedative effects. more...

Highlights of Vitafoods 2024

08 May 2024 | PBD&EASIFSAQ

Vitafoods Europe 2024
Vitafoods Europe connects leading nutraceutical suppliers from across the entire supply chain. In this feature we reflect on highlights from this years show. more...
Happy young woman wearing jeans and holding a sports drink
The one-stop-shop hub will feature expert interview videos, proprietary global research, consumer taste preferences, clinical study data, and solutions tools. It will support consumer wellness needs, including digestive health, immune health, cognitive health, and women's and infant health. more...
Scientist with food overlay
At Vitafoods 2024, Symrise showcased new health active solutions and six concepts that support key health benefits: gut health and immunity, healthy aging, and metabolic health more...
Man and woman enjoying sports nutrition drinks post work out
The leading premix supplier provides a range of services, including contract manufacturing, custom formulas, ingredient inventory, secure supply chains, product development support, quality control, and market and consumer trends insights. more...
woman takes capsule
At Vitafoods Europe, IFF Pharma Solutions and IFF Health addressed in-demand topics, including plant-based, oral dosage formulation trends, menopause, and healthy aging, with advanced nutritional innovation and cutting-edge solutions. more...
Lory Crumb and Fruit
New Lory® Crumb extrudates are available in different variants and can be used on their own or in combination. This makes it possible to achieve targeted nutritional profiles with a focus on protein or carbohydrate content or both. more...
Givaudans ThinkBlue Ingredient for Cognitive Performance in Older Adults
The cognitive and mood effects of flavonoid-rich foods have been investigated across the human lifespan in healthy and cognitively impaired patient populations. A recent study shows Givaudan’s wild blueberry ingredient ThinkBlue™ supports cognitive performance in older adults. more...
Man in a gym resting with a sports drink in his hand
In a shared expo space, Synergy demonstrated its strawberry and lemon collagen concept, natural Belgian chocolate WPC, and a mango coconut hydration beverage. Carbery highlighted the Optipep® RTD range of whey protein ingredients for high-performance protein and clinical nutrition applications more...
Non Genetically Engineered High Oleic Microalgae Oil
The non-GE high-oleic microalgae oil produced by fermentation has a level of monounsaturated omega 9s, considered “good” fats, higher than most olive and avocado oils. The high level of oleic acid also contributes to improved stability and a long shelf life for the neutral-tasting oil. more...
Botanicals
Targeting immune support, urinary tract health, cognition, relaxation, energy and gut health, Givauden's new concepts on show included convenient formats such as instant drinks and gummies. more...
Kemin Human Nutrition and Health
Kemin offered a portfolio of health-forward functional ingredient solutions for manufacturers' formulations. Solutions range from immunity to cognition, sleep, vision, and gut health. Announcements included BetaVia™ Pure Novel Food approval in Europe and next-gen biotic, ButiShield™. more...
Omega 3 Prebiotics Probiotic Ingredients
On show were Biotis® DHA Flex Powders for creating appealing food, drinks, and supplements with omega-3s. Biotis® Fermentis is a first-of-its-kind solution combining the benefits of whey protein, prebiotic galacto-oligosaccharides, and probiotic cultures. more...

IFF Opens New Co-creation Center in Wageningen

18 Apr 2024 | PBD&EASIMFSAQF

Wageningen Innovation Hub
IFF has opened a new co-creation center in 'Food Valley' in the Netherlands. Facilities will include advanced laboratory equipment, including a demo kitchen, application lab, and innovation space where product concepts can be presented and tested. more...
Woman taking pills
Kerry Group has confirmed Wellmune®, a postbiotic ingredient with over a dozen clinical studies confirming its ability to support the immune system, as a trainer of the innate immune system. more...
Arla Food Ingredients beverage concept PROGAMER
The concept features energy-boosting ingredients alongside the game-changing whey protein isolate Lacprodan® SP-9213, which is clear, provides a refreshing taste, and is high in essential and branched-chain amino acids. more...
Chef serving alt protein sausages from a grill
Givaudan’s Plant Attitude Challenge invites start-ups to demonstrate how to decrease the costs of an alt-protein recipe. The contest brings to life the ten pathways to more affordable, sustainable alt-protein products outlined in a recent white paper with UC Berkeley. more...
Flour
GoodMills Innovation's TIP-TOP® Ultra Clean range addresses fine dust in bakeries and industries by hydrothermally treating flours. This reduces dust production, improves employee health, hygiene, and production economics, and minimizes respiratory diseases. more...
PeptENDURE Collagen Protein Solution for Improved Endurance Performance
Gelita presented PeptENDURE® the first collagen protein solution for improved endurance performance. Instead of a short-term energy boost, PeptENDURE® can ensure long-term adaptive change in the muscle, thus supporting sustained peak performance. more...
Benicaros Precision Prebiotic and Immune-Training Fiber
Benicaros® is a first-of-its-kind plant-based, precision prebiotic fiber ingredient, which trains innate immune cells to respond faster, smarter and stronger, whilst robustly and consistently stimulating beneficial gut bacteria in every type of gut microbiome ecosystem. more...
Potato crisps and salt
Available both as a singular solution for salted crisps and as part of more complex snack seasoning formulations, Tastesense™ Salt is supported by strong fundamental science that links taste receptors with proprietary product chemistry, salt morphology, proteolysis and fermentation. more...
Man with Apron
The Protein Brewery has received regulatory approval from the Singapore Food Agency (SFA) to import, manufacture, and sell food ingredients featuring Fermotein® in Singapore. more...
AdiDAO microencapsulated protects against stomach acid
AB Biotek HNH's innovation addresses the challenges of DAO's sensitivity to stomach pH and its interaction with other bioactive ingredients. Enabling manufacturers to include DAO in anti-histamine and ADHD treatments or to combine it with probiotics or prebiotics in supplements more...
Symrise motif for trendscope
The new edition Symrise trend tool trendscope™ 2024+ offers insights into current and future food and beverage trends.  The study helps produce consumer-preferred taste, nutrition, and health solutions by combining qualitative and quantitative research approaches. more...
Marshmallows With Vegan Gelatine
PEPTIPEA® is a pea protein hydrolysate that can replace gelatine in confectionery for vegan, non-allergenic and clean-label products. more...