Ingredion names Nigerian Elizabeth Adefioye to head its global HR role

USA - Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, has announced that it expects Elizabeth Adefioye to be named senior vice president and chief human resources (HR) officer effective March 1, 2018. According to the company, she will become a member of the executive leadership team and is expected to…

SweeGen, Ingredion announce Mexico’s approval of Reb M stevia product

MEXICO - SweeGen and Ingredion have announced that Mexico’s federal sanitary agency has approved SweeGen's latest generation sweetener, Reb M, derived from the stevia leaf for use in food and beverage categories already approved for steviol glycosides. The approval by the Federal Commission of Protection of Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS) comes after the review of the…

Ingredion expands rice ingredients portfolio

USA - Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global ingredients solutions company, has launched two multifunctional rice flours, Homecraft Create 835 and 865, as part of expanding its rice ingredients portfolio. The company said that the new rice flours are designed to suit even the most challenging of applications, including in soups and sauces. Food manufacturers can…

Ingredion launches low-sugar glucose syrup to cut on sugar

USA - Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, has introduced a new line of low-sugar glucose syrups. Called Versasweet, the new glucose syrup has been introduced to help decrease the amount of sugar on labels, while at the same time manufacturers can also make product labels more appealing by…

Ingredion names Jim Zallie new President and CEO

USA - Ingredion Incorporated, a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, has announced James P. (Jim) Zallie as the new CEO and company president effective January 1, 2018. James was unanimously selected by the board of directors while Ilene Gordon, current CEO, president and chairman, will serve as the company’s executive chairman…