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BreakfastWholegrain and fibre content tops ‘healthy cereal’ claims

Posted on 28 January 2015

Three quarters of the breakfast cereal launches recorded by Innova Market Insights over the 12 months to the end of October 2014 had a health positioning of some kind.

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vcsPRAsset_2895095_60772_4febd1b3-07e7-4699-b4d1-9dc5c2bfe73f_0Ready meals market benefits from new ingredients

Posted on 29 January 2015

According to a new Canadean report, consumers seek products that suit their hectic lifestyles, influencing $314 billion of food and beverage consumption in 2013.

bottles-555717_640Spirits report shows mixed demand in EU

Posted on 28 January 2015

Rabobank’s Spirits Quarterly Q1 reports that while the demand for spirits across Europe has been mixed, in the US the spirits market continues to grow with value still outpacing volumes.

Manufacturers slash CO2 emissions

Posted on 28 January 2015

Members of the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) have reduced their carbon dioxide emissions by 35% – ahead of the original target date of 2020.

coco-607349_640Coconut water consumption analysed

Posted on 28 January 2015

While the UK’s coconut water market is thriving, Datamonitor Consumer’s latest research on the global coconut water market suggests that there are several unexploited countries that could hold even further potential.

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Screen Shot 2015-01-07 at 11.51.49December/January 2015

The December/January 2015 issue of Food and Drink Technology is available to read online for logged-in subscribers.

Product Focus: Snacks and ready meals Ingredients: Stabilisers and preservatives, Clean label ingredients Packaging: Conveying Processing: Process control and automation Supplier Profiles