The Duxes Functional Food & Dairy News Report is your premier source for breaking developments in the food & beverage industry, including market analysis, product trends, cutting-edge R&D, the latest government policies and regulations, and other important information.
The hydration beverage industry is ripe with opportunity for savvy brands, according to many market commentators, but what exactly are hydration drinks and what factors are driving the demand in this growing sector?
Mondelēz International recently strengthened their position in the growing functional snacking sector by inking a deal to purchase a majority share in Perfect Snacks, a U.S. maker of refrigerated nutrition bars.
China has unveiled a set of ambitious new food safety targets, aimed at alleviating worries from nervous consumers and improving the country’s standing as a producer of high-quality and reliable consumer products.
Over the years, sports nutrition has been adversely affected by perceptions that the quality of ingredients, and the addition of artificial additives and flavorings, cannot always be trusted. For some, the source of products, and the generic nature of items such as protein powders or energy bars, ha ...
With more and more frequency, medical professionals are hopeful that people to actively turn to diet as a method for disease prevention and improving their overall health and wellbeing. Eating more whole foods is a good start to a healthy dietary structure but adding functional foods (and functional ...
If you're like many people, keeping in shape (or at least keeping the appearance of being in shape) is something that you think about often. If that's you, then you've probably heard about the latest craze in the world of dietary structure: The Keto diet. You've heard about it from everyone – from ...
Arthritis is a debilitating condition that affects many people as they get older, causing them to experience severe pain in their joints, but what choices are available for those looking to ease the symptoms?
Brain function is one of the main things that keeps us all happy. With a healthy mind comes a healthy body, so the saying goes.
As is well known, cubilose, the characteristic saliva-like ingredient of edible bird's-nest soup, has famous health-giving properties. The dish has long been believed to promote beauty and longevity.
A recent study found that taking over-the-counter joint supplements can reduce the risk of death from heart disease by a fifth.
You've probably heard of probiotics. This beneficial gut bacteria promotes intestinal health and provides a variety of other health benefits. Probiotics are also found in yogurt and other fermented foods, such as kimchi and kombucha, and in supplements.
Breastfed premature babies who were discharged from the hospital were given supplements that prevented weight loss and helped promote growth, according to results of a trial. Breast milk does not always meet the dietary needs of vulnerable babies born before 37 weeks, with about half failing to grow ...
A six-month study of children in Baltimore by Johns Hopkins University medical researchers adds to evidence that adding more omega-3 fatty acids to the diet can reduce asthma symptoms caused by indoor air pollution.
In recent years, the importance of dietary fiber to health has been paid more and more attention. Foods high in fiber have been linked to improved heart and gastrointestinal health. The Food and Drug Administration recommends about 25 grams of food per day for adults, but the average American adult ...
Psyllium is a source of pure natural soluble plant fiber, which can absorb several times its weight in water and form a jelly-like viscous substance.
A recent study found that eating large amounts of fiber-rich foods can prevent noncommunicable diseases.
Eating red fruits has become a popular method for preventing heart disease, a major health concern for women. New research suggests that eating red fruits and vegetables is one of the best ways to maintain heart health.
It is well known that calcium and vitamin D are essential for bone health, but a recent study goes much further, suggesting that adequate consumption of vitamin D may also protect against rectal cancer.
Coca - Cola is a beverage company with a wide product range, more than 500 brands available in more than 200 countries, and is one of the best-known international brands in China. More than 20 Cola-owned brands and above 60 beverages are available in China, including Coca Cola, Sprite, Fanta, Schwep ...