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These are all the posts that have been tagged with fruit.

Zetar profits fall

UK confectionery, nut and dried fruit brand Zetar has reported a 73% fall in profits and is set to sell the loss-making Baked Snacks unit to focus resources on core business. While the main reason for the company’s decline was the loss of UK retailer Woolworth’s, it cites high costs of raw materials, particularly nuts, […]

Bell’s ‘Top 10 Flavours for 2009’ published

Global company Bell Flavors & Fragrances, which supply ingredients for the food, beverage, soap and cosmetics industries, has published its ‘Top 10 Flavours for 2009’. 

 The list of sweet flavours covers the confectionery, bakery and dairy sectors. The company also publishes top ten lists of savoury and beverage flavours. The methods used to compile […]

Puree and simple

Ocean Spray’s Ingredient Technology Group has introduced a cranberry puree to meet growing demand for 100% fruit ingredients. The puree delivers all the health benefits of the cranberry in a form suited to a wide range of applications, such as bakery and ice creams that can benefit from the attractive colour, rich texture and added […]

New products: Growing appeal for branded alcohol in cakes

Thomas Lowndes has seen greater innovation than ever before in the development of food products containing branded alcohol. The range of products available for Christmas includes Tesco using Courvoisier VS Cognac in its Finest Mince Pie range this Christmas for the first time ever, both in its standard and mini mince pies. Asda’s Extra Special […]

Move over goji, here comes Baobab

The fruit pulp of the Baobab tree is the latest ingredient for confectionery, cereal bars and smoothies, following Novel Foods approval by the European Commission. The Baobab tree is known as the upside down’ tree, and is a common feature of the landscape in southern Africa. Its fruit has up to three times the vitamin […]

Fruit Up natural sweetener for fruit jellies

Fruit Up is a natural fruit sweetener from WILD with an appealing sweetness profile and proven nutritional value, for the use in the manufacture of fruit jellies. With Fruit Up, WILD continues its focus in the field of natural products, providing genuine value-added ingredients for the confectionery industry. The innovative fruit jelly concept, based on […]