As we head into the festive season, and the inevitable
over-indulgence, researchers from Japan have reported that
omega-3-rich fish oil could reduce body weight gain by boosting fat
metabolism - in mice at least.
Omega-3 added to products will remain a niche market in kids' foods
for the following year unless it is really pushed by a large food
company or given a recommended daily intake level, a report has
An agreement has been reached between Raisio and Unilever to grant
non-exclusive global rights to a number of plant sterol and stanol
patents - a move which will allow both companies to develop their
business and applications and...
Following an investigation, the National Advertising Division (NAD)
of the Council of Better Business Bureaus has determined that
advertising claims made by Procter & Gamble concerning the
cholesterol-lower capacity of its Metamucil...
Whey protein is increasingly hitting the mainstream. This year saw
numerous studies published exploring the potential of the
ingredient to encapsulate value-added ingredients. Here,
FoodNavigator reviews the progress from 2007.