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

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.

Seaweed: the next big thing

Seaweed is a rare example of an opportunity to get in at day one of a new growth market
for snacks, predicts New Nutrition Business, with sales of seaweed snacks in the US already overtaking those of kale.

A global challenge

California’s almond crop has been seriously affected by long term drought, resulting in a global shortage. Sara Cimetta reports:

Good for the heart

From time to time, the results of another scientific study advocate the potential health benefits of eating chocolate, and I am always happy to hear that there are even more good reasons for including it in my diet.

Nut and seed processing

Archer Daniels Midland Company has announced that it has acquired tree nut and seed processing assets and operations in Modesto, California, from California Gold Almonds.

Fat ingredient solution

British owned clean label ingredient specialist Ulrick & Short has relaunched its range of fat replacers as a one stop solution for manufacturers of sweet and savoury foods of almost any description. The company’s range of Delyte fat reducers and replacers are suitable as substitute ingredients for the majority of fats, including butter, oil and […]

Snacks drive the market

Euromonitor International’s recent data reveals that the global packaged food industry will grow 2.4 per cent to reach US$2.9 trillion in 2019. Key trends in the industry are: the global consumer has a sweet tooth – over 20 per cent of the packaged food we eat today are sweet snacks the US is the biggest […]

Puratos acquisition

Puratos has recently acquired BFL (Bakery Future Lines), an Italian family-owned company based in La Spezia (Liguria), active in B2B production of ingredients for bakers and specialising in innovating natural yeast and sourdough products. Puratos plans to expand BFL facilities and its workforce in order to double current production output and satisfy growing consumer demand […]

May 2015

Equipment: Chewing gum processing Ingredients: Oils and fats, Bakery ingredients Packaging: Bagging Product focus: Healthy confectionery Show preview: Sweets & Snacks Expo (19-21 May)