Ferrara Very Berry Nerds wins innovation award at Sweets&Snacks 2022

Ferrara Very Berry Nerds wins innovation award at Sweets&Snacks 2022 Ferrara, one of North America’s most popular candy brands is showingcasing 12 new innovations at Sweets & Snacks this year. The Chicago-based company also picked up a Most Innovative New Product Award at the Expo in the Non-Chocolate category, for its Very Berry Nerds, a … Read more

Food producers score poorly on the European consumers’ trust meter

Consumers express concerns about the environmental impact of the food system, with only 37% believing the food created today is sustainable. The majority of Europeans are hesitant when it comes to new innovations, highlighting an urgent need for the industry to do more to promote confidence. Transparency is a major issue for Europeans, with only … Read more

Callebaut release its ‘NXT’ innovation of free-from chocolates for chefs

‘Callbaut NXT’ are 100% plant-based dark and milky tasting chocolates, guaranteed free from any traces of dairy – but with the same great taste and quality as traditional chocolate. The group has also launched its ‘NXT’ online platform, offering know-how, guides and tested recipes for vegan and plant-based chocolate delights. It said the platform will … Read more

Stevia framework greenlights 4 technologies to boost supply, encourage innovation that reduces sugar

In the past ten years, product launches featuring stevia have climbed exponentially across categories and regions – reaching a compound annual growth rate of 21.9% between 2011 and 2021, according to data from Innova. While most of these products have occurred in North America, Asia and Western Europe, new product launches featuring the sweetener have … Read more