French speciality chemicals company Rhodia used Informex - the fine
chemicals exhibition taking place in New Orleans, US this week - as
a platform to give further details of its new operational structure
announced in January this...
Health ingredients manufacturer Cognis Nutrition and Health has
announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has
approved GRAS status for the company's Xangold brand natural lutein
esters products in a variety of...
At a time when the UK supermarket sector is under increased
scrutiny because of the plethora of bids for the number four player
Safeway, the role played by supermarkets in improving consumer
choice and convenience has been defended...
One of our most powerful senses - that of smell - remains
enigmatic. Of the five basic senses, the sense of smell is the
least understood, up until now. Scientists in the US claim this
week to have sniffed out potential clues to how...
From one sense to another - taste. As children, and indeed adults,
how many of us have been forced to swallow bitter-tasting medicines
? But there could be a solution for present and future generations,
and a natural one at that.
French grape polyphenol supplier Ferco Développement has stepped up
production capacity and increased its colorant range with the news
this week that it has fully acquired the production plant Sefcal, a
subsidiary of Chr Hansen, based...
Irish food ingredient and dairy company Kerry continues to move
forward with the group reporting on Tuesday a 22 per cent leap in
2002 profits after tax to €189 million thanks to a strong
perfomance across all businesses.
Functional drinks are growing in popularity across the world, but
the products which sell best in Japan are not necessarily the same
as those which do well in Europe or the US, meaning that there is
plenty of room for growth in all...
Ahold's accounting fiasco - which means that its profits have been
overstated to the tune of $500m - has cost the heads of two senior
board members, sparked off two US lawsuits and led to new calls for
a harmonisation of accounting...