Pressure on price and market share for Nutrinova, a leading
supplier of non-nutritive sweetener acesulfame-K, is set to rise as
a key patent for the sweetener will soon reach its deadline,
reports Lindsey Partos.
German-based ingredients firm Nutrinova has announced a
double-digit price hike for its sorbate range of additives, used
increasingly by global food developers to preserve food products
such as cheese and baked goods.
Nutrinova, German based supplier of speciality ingredients, claimed
this week that the recent UK approval in March of sucralose for use
in food and beverages has opened up new opportunities for
developing blends with the high-intensity...