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

May 2016

Equipment: Chewing gum processing Ingredients: Oils, fats; Bakery ingredients Packaging: Bagging Product focus: Healthy confectionery Show preview: Sweets & Snacks Expo (24-26 May)

Naturex and Swisse join forces

Naturex and herbal brand Swisse Wellness have signed a long term preferred partner agreement for the supply of natural ingredients and the development of natural and healthy integrated solutions.

Almonds improve diet quality

A new study published in Nutrition Research has found that adding a moderate amount of almonds to the family diet significantly improves overall diet quality and modulated intestinal microbiota composition in study participants.

New Product Round Up

Here is your weekly round-up of sweets and snacks news from our sister site, Sweets and Snacks World.

Happy New Year

Well, this will be my final blog of 2015. Many of us will be taking a well earned break and of course enjoying some seasonal sweet and savoury treats.

Forward thinking solutions

Snacks manufacturer and co-packer Keystone Food Products has dramatically expanded production capabilities at its Easton, Pennsylvania site in the US by adding three new tna packaging lines.

Food for thought

I always enjoy Food Matters Live, which is currently taking place at London’s ExCel. I love the fact that the exhibitors have time to talk and I always learn a lot and come away with plenty of inspiration for future articles and interviews for Confectionery Production.

Over the rainbow

Susannah Millen met Paul Collins, managing director, GNT UK, to discover more about his role and what’s happening in the food colouring sector worldwide.

Bühler to acquire Hosokawa Bepex

Bühler Group has signed a contract to acquire the German-based Hosokawa Bepex GmbH – a subsidiary of Hosokawa Alpine Aktiengesellschaft – and part of its listed Hosokawa Micron Group, Hirakata.

New Product Round Up

Here is your weekly round-up of sweets and snacks news from our sister site, Sweets and Snacks World. If you have any new product launches you would like to be featured on the site, please contact susannahm@bellpublishing.com.

Replicating sugar functionality

British owned clean label ingredient specialist Ulrick & Short has introduced Elemis, which enables manufacturers to reduce sugar by up to 30 per cent in products including snack bars, cakes and muffins.

Going nuts

Almonds have been rated as the number one nut for inclusion in new chocolate products for the seventh year running, says Innova Market Insights.