12-Nov-2010 - The U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has confirmed the GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status of Blue California’s L-TeaActive-branded L-theanine ingredient for use in food and beverages.
22-Jun-2010 - Blue California, manufacturer of the Good & Sweet-brand Reb A stevia extract, has developed a natural fermentation process that it will be using to extract the sweetener by next March, the company has said.
08-Sep-2009 - Cost issues remain for stevia-derived sweetener Reb A although annual sales are likely to reach $700m over the next five years, according to a new report on the US stevia market from Rabobank.
03-Jul-2008 - Olam and Wilmar have entered a joint venture to acquire a 20 per cent stake in PureCircle in a partnership aimed at strengthening the supply chain and increasing sales of natural high-intensity stevia sweeteners.
08-Apr-2008 - The bioavailability of coenzyme Q10 can be enhanced by formulating emulsions with coconut oil, skimmed milk, and the emulsifier calcium stearoyl-2-lactate (CSL), Japanese researchers report.