Ingredients & Formulation Resource Center

Food Processing offers articles, news, products and white papers on food processing ingredients and formulation innovations and trends. Search below for more information on ingredients and formulation techniques for foods and beverages made in the United Sates. 


  • Why Is Big Food Bad?

    We need to stop the ridiculous claims and engage consumers earlier and better. How else are we going to feed 9 billion people?

  • Replacing Salt With Umami

    The Japanese word has become a fixed part of the food product development vernacular.

  • Label it Clean

    Calling a product natural is fine, so far, but a clean label speaks to the consumers who pay the most attention, and more processors are making it a priority.

  • Organic Beverages Pouring in by the Gallon

    With consumers driving the continued double-digit growth of organics, the challenge to organic beverage processors is finding ingredients to fulfill demand.

White Papers: In Depth Research

  • E-Book: Clean Label Ingredients

    Author: Food Processing Magazine

    We've assembled a package of recent stories that explore this important consumer trend.

  • A Breakthrough Approach in Natural Masking Technology

    Author: Sensient Flavors

    This White Paper from Sensient Flavors offers an all-natural toolbox approach to masking, based on the latest research in human perception of bitter taste.

  • E-Handbook: Clean and Natural Ingredients

    Author: Food Processing Magazine

    This brief e-handbook has two recent stories on how processors are delivering more natural products.

  • E-Handbook: New Products for Health and Wellness

    Author: Food Processing

    Health and wellness are prime considerations for new product development, but there are numerous routes to those end points as you'll see in this 2014 e-handbook.