Nutrition Trends


Regulatory Compliance

Feds Consider Front-Pack Nutrition Info

Sept. 7, 2022
Front-of-package nutrition information has become front-of-mind, in advance of a White House summit on nutrition and health.
Animal Proteins

Canadian Label Law Exemption Sought for Ground Beef

June 21, 2022
Canadian authorities are weighing appeals from marketers of ground beef who don’t want their products flagged under an impending health warning law.
Nutrition Trends

Study: Industry Funding Skews Nutrition Research

Dec. 17, 2020
Food industry funding of nutrition studies is more pervasive and influential than is generally thought, according to a new scientific paper.
Nutrition Trends

Study Hits Internet Videos for Unhealthy Food

Oct. 26, 2020
YouTube influencers are becoming a “stealth marketing” vehicle for selling unhealthy food to children, according to a new study.
Nutrition Trends

Whole Foods Reveals Trend Predictions

Oct. 20, 2020
Wellness, hearty breakfasts and re-imagined pantry staples are among the predictions in Whole Foods’ annual list of food trends.
Nutrition Trends

Panel Cuts Recommended Allowance of Added Sugar

Sept. 29, 2020
A federal committee on dietary guidelines is recommending a lower target for added sugars in the American diet.
Nutrition Trends

Court Rejects Rollback of School Nutrition Rules

April 15, 2020
An effort by the USDA to roll back nutritional standards for school meals has been rejected by a federal court.

Global Bottled Water Market ‘May Double,’ Report Finds

Jan. 23, 2017
The global bottled water market could almost double in size in the next six years, with still water dominating the category, according to research from Allied Market Research....
Fibers, Flours, Grains, Rice

New Product Trends for 2017

Jan. 10, 2017
U.K.-based firm identifies what's trending for new products this year.
Nutrition Trends

Formulation Trends for 2017

Dec. 30, 2016
In 2017, processed foods and beverages will reflect the impact of updated regulations and the laser focus on healthier, free-from ingredients and macronutrients. Clean-label will...
New Food Products

Product Focus: Holiday Inspirations

Dec. 20, 2016
'Tis the season for flavors from eggnog to hot cocoa to pumpkin spice. Although these flavors can be found in all types of holiday-inspired foods, the candy category leads the...