Ingredients

 

BNF’s calorie concept launch

The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has launched a new concept, the Quality Calorie (QC), in a bid, it says, to refocus attention on the quality of calories eaten and help achieve a balanced and nutritionally rich diet.

Coca-Cola to experiment with cannabis

According to BNN Bloomberg, The Coca-Cola Co. is in “serious talks” with Aurora Cannabis about developing drinks infused with marijuana. It is thought that rather than giving consumers a ‘buzz’, the drinks would be intended to relieve inflammation, pain and cramping using cannabidiol. Known as CBD, cannabidiol is a chemical found in marijuana plants but […]

Two new flavours for Robinsons range

Following the launch of its Robinsons Cordials and Creations ranges, Britvic has announced plans to extend the Robinsons ranges with the addition of two new flavours. Launching into the grocery channel from the October 1, Robinsons Fruit Creations Strawberry & Watermelon and limited-edition Fruit Cordials Crushed Apple & Cinnamon variants will, says Britvic, offer retailers […]

Cargill boost for cocoa farmers

Cargill says the amount of sustainable cocoa it has sourced in Ghana has doubled since the establishment of its licensed buying company model (LBC) and over 13,000 cocoa farmers are now benefiting from the
initiative – up by 30 per cent from 10,000 a year ago. 

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ROUND UP: INGREDIENTS

Here is your weekly round-up of ingredients news. Next week’s round-up will focus on packaging news. To submit an item for inclusion, please contact Michelle Maynard at michelle@bellpublishing.com.

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