Ingredion increases investment in Verdient Foods to expands production capabilities

CANADA – Ingredion, Inc. has unveiled plans of increasing its investment in Canada-based Verdient Foods to US$185 million from US$140 million by the end of 2020. The investment in Verdient Foods, a joint venture it […]

Ingredion launches corn-based clean label starch for lower-fat products

USA – Ingredion has unveiled a new corn-based clean label starch suitable for production of indulgence textures in healthier foods such as lower-fat and lower-calorie products. NOVATION Indulge 2920 starch enables food producers to improve […]

Ingredion expands virtual lab capabilities to dairy application in Asia Pacific

ASIA – Global ingredients company, Ingredion has extended its virtual laboratory capabilities, INSIDE IDEA LABS to the dairy market in the Asia-Pacific region. The virtual dairy lab brings insights and application expertise in dairy product […]

Ingredion backs US-based biotech startup in series B funding

USA – Food and beverage ingredients provider, Ingredion has led investment in a San Francisco-based biotech start-up, Clara Foods, expanding its offering in plant-based proteins. Ingredion will partner with Clara Foods to globally distribute and […]

Ingredion buys Western Polymer to expand capabilities in specialty starches

USA – Food and beverage ingredients provider, Ingredion has announced that it has acquired the US based potato and tapioca starches producer, Western Polymer for an undisclosed sum. According to the company, the deal expands […]

Ingredion unveils new gum-based texturizers to strengthen portfolio

USA – Ingredion has unveiled new single hydrocolloids which include gum acacia, cellulose gum and tara gum to meet customer expectations and consumer need for differentiated texture and mouthfeel in food applications. According to Ingredion, […]

Ingredion’s Reb M stevia sweetener receives approval in New Zealand

NEW ZEALAND – Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has approved Ingredion’s BESTEVIA Reb M Stevia Leaf Sweetener for use as an intense sweetener in food and beverages. The governmental standards authority said that through […]

Ingredion unveils virtual lab and dairy expertise for EMEA region

USA – Ingredion Incorporated has introduced virtual lab, Inside Idea Labs in the EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa), bringing its dairy applications and expertise in the region. Dairy manufacturers will be able to […]

Ingredion unveils ‘calorie-reducing’ allulose sweetener in America

USA – Global ingredient solutions provider, Ingredion has announced that it has entered into a partnership with Japan’s leading producer of specialty ingredients, Matsutani Chemical Industry Co. to unveil a ‘calorie-reducing’ allulose sweetener in America. […]