AAK launches anti-blooming agent to boost shelf-life in chocolates

SWEDEN – AAK has launched cocoa butter-based anti-blooming agent COBAO Pure, which delays migration and heat-related bloom in chocolates. The new cocoa butter product increases the shelf-life of chocolates with between 50% to 400% by […]

IFF unveils new brand identity with a focus on people and the planet

USA – International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), global leader in taste, scent and nutrition has unveiled a new purpose and brand identity, with a renewed focus on people and the planet. The new purpose: To […]

Cornelius and Chr. Hansen form natural colors partnership in the UK

UK – Cornelius Group, European leading ingredients company has joined forces with Chr. Hansen to supply the UK and Irish food and beverage market with natural colors. The partnership aims to address health and wellness […]

Brenntag secures AB Enzymes’ distribution deal in US and Canada

USA – The Brenntag Food & Nutrition business unit of the Brenntag Group has secured deal to distribute AB Enzymes’ product line in the United States and Canada. The deal combines capabilities in this market […]

AAK launches new plant-based portfolio to meet global demand

SWEDEN – AAK, Sweden based producer of value-adding vegetable oils and fats has launched a new portfolio of tailor-made solutions to meet the growing demand for plant-based foods. Called AkoPlanet, the platform provides manufacturers with […]

CP Kelco invests in China gellan gum facility to expand capacity

CHINA – Global ingredient solutions provider, CP Kelco has announced that it is investing in capacity expansion at its gellan gum production facility in Wulian, China. The company said the expansion, which is set to […]

DowDuPont combines nutrition and biosciences divisions to drive growth

DENMARK – DowDuPont, a specialty products unit formed by DuPont and Dow Chemical has combined the business divisions Nutrition & Health and Industrial Biosciences to strengthen its efforts in the nutrition and biosciences field. The […]

Tate & Lyle partners Sweet Green Fields to launch new natural flavor

UK – Tate & Lyle in collaboration with its stevia ingredients partner, Sweet Green Fields have launched a new natural flavor offering to support food and beverage innovations. ZOLESSE™ Natural Flavour is a new natural […]

Fonterra considers sale of stake in Brazilian joint venture, to close Australian facility

USA – New Zealand dairy giant, Fonterra has announced that it has reached an agreement with Nestle for potential sale of respective stakes in their Dairy Partners Americas (DPA) Brasil joint venture. Fonterra has also […]

Givaudan to acquire Vietnamese flavor company Golden Frog

VIETNAM – Swiss flavors and fragrances company, Givaudan has announced that it has agreed to acquire Golden Frog, a Vietnamese company owned flavor house for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition is part of the company’s […]